So far (knock on wood), my 9 month old will eat anything I give her. So, I try and give her healthy choices as much as possible. If everything tasted good, wouldn't you eat the healthiest stuff all the time too!? I read an article on superfoods for babies and decided to try and pack as many of those as possible into one french fry shaped "finger" that she could easily feed herself. I found a winning recipe! I made them over the weekend and they will probably last all week - plus they…Continue
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This past weekend I hosted my very first cookie swap! After a random idea and a post on a whim on Facebook, I had what I expected to be a good handful of attendees, however, after a lot of illnesses and other medical emergencies of a few of my expected attendees, it ended up being a small house. No worries! That just meant more cookies and wine for us.
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I never was a buttermilk pie fan until i made this recipe! It is a family recipe that we all love! The texture and taste is by far the best…Continue
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This was a family FAVORITE and is now on our list of fall football foods. So I thought since it was so delicious, so nutritious and so easy some of my loyal fans might want to…Continue
Added by Heather Kiser on October 30, 2015 at 3:07pm — No Comments
Some days I actually manage to get on top of all the craziness of life and check enough things off the to-do list that I feel accomplished and able to relax. Some days Josiah is sweet and cooperative, I am focused and ambitious, and we have a really great day.
That was Tuesday. I’d managed to…Continue
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Breakfast, snack, lunch, snack, dinner, snack... Repeat. There are days when I’m not exciting about having to prepare another meal. Eating is important, I know, but its nice to have a break sometimes... even if its only for one meal. This is mini pizza recipe is one that the kids can completely make themselves! All you have to do is place it in the oven, set the timer, and take it out!…Continue
Added by Jazelle on August 27, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments
My crockpot has become a dear friend over the past 6 years... Pretty much when I started having kids. Its so easy to throw all your ingredients in, cover, and the let magic happen. Whether you work outside the home or from inside the home, there's nothing better than to smell the wonderful aroma of your dinner cooking and to know that all you have to do is grab a plate and fork. Sigh. There are a plethora…Continue
Last night, the kids and I had the opportunity to pack some lunches for the West Suburban PADS (Public Action to Deliver Shelter) organization. This non-profit agency gives emergency food and shelter to individuals and families in the West Suburban Cook County area. They operate a shelter every Tuesday night and provide lunches for the next day. There are many PADS programs available all over with some even supplying permanent housing and supportive services for their…Continue
Trail mix is one of those snacks that you can eat almost anywhere whether at a party, on the go, or while you're sitting at your desk at work. It's not only tasty but healthy, too! Here is a simple but wonderful homemade trail mix recipe.
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I frequently find it difficult to come up with dinner ideas. I get so bored having the same meals over and over. Brandon doesn’t very often have input on dinner, so he is of very little help. To my surprise he came to me the other day and said….
Brandon: Hey mom, I really wished we could have those noodles we had in Colorado with Dad at that one…Continue
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We're pretty lucky here in the "Sunshine State," because our farmers provide that down home freshness all year round. Check out these great recipes today at…Continue
You don't have to be Irish to love St. Patrick's Day, and it's a festive occasion for sure. What's not to love about corned beef and cabbage? There are a lot of other staple recipes the Irish are noted for you're certain to fall in love with as well.Continue
Not All Smoothies are Created Equal
Smoothies always sound delicious, but you have to ask yourself, are all the smoothies good for you? What about the smoothies you can buy at your local supermarket versus the ones you can buy at a smoothie shop or the ones you make at home? What are some good fruit smoothie recipes that taste great and give you energy and help you lose weight?…Continue
There is nothing like Strawberries fresh from Florida and the recipes you can make with them. You better get yours while they're still in season. Get some today even and check out these great recipes ! http://izea.it/l2Uz2
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By Michelle Hines
My girlfriend just found out that she has celiac disease. In case you aren’t quite sure of the definition, it’s when the small intestine…