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Pudding Made Right – Kozy Shack Giveaway!

posted: 06.03.14 | 17 comments

This post is sponsored by Kozy Shack®, but all opinions expressed are my own. Life with my 2.5 year old lately has been quite busy.  With the weather being nice outside all the time, we’re constantly out and about and on the go, which means I always need to be prepared with quick snacks for [...]

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My new favorite chia seed breakfast

posted: 05.07.14 | 8 comments

  Blueberry Spice Chia Seed Pudding w/ Fruit (adapted from Food52) Serves 4-6 1/2 cup Chia seeds 2 1/4 cups Almond milk (or rice, soy, or light coconut milk) 1 cup Fresh blueberries 1 teaspoon Ground cardamom spice 1 teaspoon Cinnamon 1/4 cup honey 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Blend milk, blueberries, cardamom, cinnamon, honey and vanilla [...]

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Making pizza with little ones

posted: 03.05.14 | 4 comments

Last week, Austin’s favorite older cousin, Evan, came to visit us all the way for California! He stayed a week at our house with my parent’s in town watching both kids and they just had so much fun playing with each other. For dinner one evening, we decided to let the kids be the chefs [...]

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A Lunch Date at Houlihan’s + A Giveaway!

posted: 02.27.14 | 55 comments

Compensation was provided by Houlihan’s via MomTrends.  The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions of Houlihan’s or Momtrends. “Going out to eat” is my two year old son’s favorite phrase… ever.  If he had it his way, we’d be going out to eat every night and [...]

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Harvest Lasagna – the dish that lasted us all week

posted: 02.02.14 | 3 comments

Hands down, one of my favorite foods ever is Lasagna. It’s pretty easy to make (just layer a bunch of stuff and bake!), all of the different cheeses melt in your mouth, and using Red Gold diced tomatoes makes it a breeze. The friends over at Red Gold were so kind to send me a little [...]

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