The Benefits of Buttermilk

Homemade Flakey Buttermilk Biscuits Ready to Eat

I shared a recipe for homemade artisanal butter with you in a previous post, which got me to thinking of also sharing with you the incredibly varied … [Continue reading]

Turning Two

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When my parents or friends of mine say that the time with your child goes by so fast, they weren’t lying. It sure does. Or, I should say, “it has!” My … [Continue reading]

DIY Project: Magnetic Slime

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Well, it is officially that time of year for chilling out, relaxing, and figuring out ways to keep the kids happy, busy, and occupied on those … [Continue reading]

Homemade Vanilla Bean Applesauce

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There's one very important thing I have to ask when feeding new foods to my baby: Is this organic? While I was pregnant with Elle, I made sure to … [Continue reading]

Whipped Ricotta with Fresh Strawberries

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It’s always hard to think of new and creative ways to get your baby the nutrition he or she needs, and sometimes they tire of bland vegetables. That … [Continue reading]

Print Your Own Baby Bullet Activity Page!

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My 4-year-old son just finished his first year of preschool, with one more to go before kindergarten (sigh). In the first year, they focus on letter … [Continue reading]

Adjusting to the Learning Curve of Parenting

I was nailing this parenting thing for a while. I kept telling myself that anyway. My daughter, who’d been dealing with some heavy anxiety seemed … [Continue reading]

Minty Peas Puree

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I like fresh vegetables as much as anyone, but when you need something easy and full of flavor, frozen peas are a godsend. So make this with those … [Continue reading]

Easy Egg Casserole

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I’ve made this egg casserole three times now and it's basically fool proof - perfect for busy moms and pops! It also makes it much easier to cook … [Continue reading]

The MacGyver Parent: How We Learned to Always Be Prepared

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My daughter Elle is approaching her 2nd birthday and is full of energy. She absolutely loves to play outside and explore. Since my husband and I work … [Continue reading]