Apple Orchard Martini

Apple Orchard Martini

First, please forgive the grocery store apple garnish in my Apple Orchard Cocktail. I swear it is local cider in the glass. We ate all the good apples…what can I say. Make me feel better and just envision glossy red and green Mac’s in the above photo, Ok? Thanks! Onward. This drink is YUM-ee.  It is not […]

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caramel apple bread

Caramel Apple Bread

Caramel Apple Bread, Not Too Sweet & Made With Whole Wheat Flour. Ahhh-mazing apple Caramel Apple Bread right can be your new fall favorite baked good. I adapted this recipe from The Lean Green Bean, and I think my version is pretty perfect.In order to tweak this treat so it would be as picky eater […]

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  • October 27, 2016
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dinnertime games

Dinnertime Games, Getting Your Kids To EAT.

Want your kids addicted to your dinners? Try these 3 dinnertime games…​First, I pinky promise, the following activities are super simple. I am quite lazy so you can count on me to provide solutions that are easy and that require minimal effort for my fellow parents.A bit of backstory: I started playing games with my […]

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bana chocolate chip baked oatmeal

Banana Chocolate Chip Baked Oatmeal Muffins

Banana Chocolate Chip Oatmeal MuffinsBaked oatmeal could be the ultimate freezer friendly breakfast. It takes 5 minutes to mix (literally!) Can be baked into cute cupcake sizes, and is customizable to the extreme.We don’t mess around too much with variations because this recipe is IT for us. Just barely sweet, the chocolate chips don’t push […]

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single serve meals for your athlete

Single Serve Freezer Meals For Your Athlete

Single Serve Freezer Meals For Your Athlete. Try Stocking Your Freezer With A Couple Of These Mini-Meals For When Snacks Won’t Cut It, Or When They Come Home From Practice Starving. When my kids roll off the bus, sweaty and tired, with 45 minutes until we need to pile into the car to head off […]

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Back To School Freezer Meal Blitz

Are the kids going back to school already?!? Not yet for us, we still have about 2 weeks.That means it’s CRAM TIME and I am going to turn those final hours into a Back To School Freezer Meal Blitz!Would you love to eat more balanced meals during the crazy school year?Would you like to eat […]

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Sangria For One

Sangria For One

Sangria for one? Yes, please!Some times you want a fancy drink to celebrate life, the weekend, or the fact that nobody has an after school activity today. ​You’re not alone – sangria has been around for more than 2000 years in some form. It is super popular today in Spain and Portugal, but the recipe […]

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  • March 24, 2016
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Top 10 Tips To Fill Your Freezer In One Weekend

​Freezer cooking is essential for todays modern families. We simply don’t have time to cook EVERY night. Here are my top 10 tips to fill your freezer in one weekend.1.  Time management. Making 3-4 separate recipes in one day is ideal. It will leave you time to clean up and package everything without rushing.2.​  Look […]

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chefs knife kitchen tool

3 Kitchen Tools That Actually Save Time

Three Kitchen tools actually save time (especially if you are feeding a family).I am not usually a big fan of kitchen gadgets, but I am making an exception here. These kitchen tools have totally, absolutely, added value and convenience in my kitchen.If these aren’t currently in your kitchen, go and get them! After all, we […]

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