Delicious, Vegetarian Gravy for Thanksgiving

Classic turkey dinner with mashed potatoes, and gravy running down.

Now that my kids have outgrown the baby food phase, it never ceases to amaze me how many ways I continue to use the Baby Bullet for various recipes. One of my favorite things to make in the Bullet is salad dressing. If you have ever made a salad dressing in your Baby Bullet, you know what I mean. … [Continue reading]

Blackberry Kale Puree


“Dang, Mommy! This one is good!” I say to myself as I feed my little one this fun mix of goodies packed into a puree. I had never thought to blanch kale before blending it into a delicious mix, and it makes a world of a difference! This recipe has just the right amount of sweetness to hide the … [Continue reading]

Ms. Pickle, Piano Teacher


I'm going to take a moment to stray from food talk. Now before you gasp and say, "But it's Thanksgiving month. ALL talk should be food talk!" I'm … [Continue reading]

Easy DIY Crockpot Caramel

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This is the time of year when we cover up the grill and blow the dust off of the crockpot, preparing it for its frequent, almost daily, use over the … [Continue reading]

Curried Edamame

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I’m sure you're reading this title and thinking, “Curry? That’s too spicy and rich for my baby’s tummy!” I would wait until your baby is at least one … [Continue reading]

What I Wish They Taught in Schools

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My 7-year-old barges into conversations. No matter how many times I ask her to wait, to listen, or to be patient, she basically doesn’t comprehend … [Continue reading]

Potato and Kale Soup

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My sister called me to tell me that she just made “the best soup ever.” You can guess I was pretty skeptical. But, she said it was a delicious, warm … [Continue reading]

Fish Sticks and Fries


So, I was in the process of planning out my post about the different things we can all do with end-of-the-season kale when I had a moment. As I was … [Continue reading]

Cauliflower, Yogurt and Chia Puree


I was fortunate that one of my best friends and I had babies around the same time. We did everything together and loved that our daughters were … [Continue reading]

Udon Ragu

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This recipe has a special place in my heart. My dad and stepmom made this for us 3 years ago during our first week home as new parents. I’m not sure … [Continue reading]