Memorial Day & the Military Child

I'd be remiss if I didn't address the last holiday of the month: Memorial Day. As a mother and a member of the Armed Forces, I know more than anyone the struggles of raising a child while serving on active duty. The military child is a complicated thing: they move around constantly and rarely get … [Continue reading]

Homemade Birthday Cake Popcorn Balls

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I am a baker and bake for a living. I seem to always be in the kitchen. Either I am making some elaborate cake, dessert, or the simple task of cleaning the kitchen after I have destroyed it. We can all say my life revolves around the kitchen. So, while I am baking or even just making dinner, I pull … [Continue reading]

Carrot Nuggets

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I always felt like baby to toddler food was a big jump in nutrients. A baby usually eats pureed fruits, grains, and vegetables. Then as a toddler it’s … [Continue reading]

The Thoughts of One Busy Mom

Lately I haven’t felt like a great mom. The level of “busy” over the course of the last few years has increased to a level that (at least for me) … [Continue reading]

Tuna and Cucumber with Fresh Dill Puree

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This is for those adventurous little eaters who are 18-months or older. I'm sure you are thinking tuna? I never would of thought to feed my baby fish. … [Continue reading]

Red Pepper Alfredo

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Small pasta noodles make great finger food for your little one. It is fun to experiment with different homemade pasta sauces. This red pepper alfredo … [Continue reading]

Sweet Potato Noodle Soup

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Whenever I make soup for my kids, they always pick out the vegetables and meat. Then they just sip the broth and eat the noodles. I get so frustrated … [Continue reading]

The Unicorn Trend

While sifting through the news a couple weeks ago, I noticed an odd headline: New Starbucks Unicorn Frappachino is blowing the internet's mind. Then I … [Continue reading]

Yellow Pepper and Fruit Puree

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Are you one of those moms or dads who loves to experiment around in the kitchen with their food? Do you try new foods? Is your little one an … [Continue reading]

Easy Spinach Hummus

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Hummus is a great snack or vegetarian meal option for your baby. It is easy to eat, and full of nutritious ingredients. You are going to love how easy … [Continue reading]