Category: Food

Satisfied with your body?

Satisfied with your body?

Body satisfaction – how are we doing?

I said I’ve gained weight, so here’s my weight loss check-in

I said I’ve gained weight, so here’s my weight loss check-in

Just checking in with you on my weight loss journey.

What’s a little poop talk?

What’s a little poop talk?

Being a young parent means a lot of social niceties go out the window, I find myself often talking about poop.

How I handle not providing educational moments all day long guilt

How I handle not providing educational moments all day long guilt

This is how I handle not providing educational-opportunities-every-minute-of-the-day Mom Guilt.

RECIPE: Girl Scout Cookies Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

RECIPE: Girl Scout Cookies Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

Take your Girl Scout cookies up a notch with this stuffed chocolate chip cookie recipe. Yep, you read it correctly, stuffed cookies! Beware: these are BIG and unbelievably delicious.

RECIPE: Oreo Stuffed Thin Mint Brownies

RECIPE: Oreo Stuffed Thin Mint Brownies

In honor of National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend, I have created an Oreo-Stuffed Thin Mint brownie recipe. Enjoy with a tall glass of milk!

Breakfast fun for all!

Breakfast fun for all!

The time has arrived! You can officially order breakfast ALL DAY at McDonald’s and I was there with my daughter to celebrate. We went to the McDonald’s All Day Breakfast Pajama Party!

Setting Parenting Expectations: How to make parenting less stressful

Setting Parenting Expectations: How to make parenting less stressful

I often hear, “Well you are lucky, you have easy kids.” I think there’s more to it than luck, it’s where I set my expectations and I look for the positive in every situation. I also try to tune in to what my kids needs are and what they are trying to communicate. Every baby has their own way of telling you what they want and what works for them.

Persuading the Picky Eater – how to handle picky eating

Persuading the Picky Eater – how to handle picky eating

What do you do when you have a picky eater on your hands? Read this for my 6 quick tips on handling picky eating.

5 Steps to Setting the Stage for Healthy Toddler Eating Habits – from pregnancy to toddlers

5 Steps to Setting the Stage for Healthy Toddler Eating Habits – from pregnancy to toddlers

My girls are “good eaters” in the sense they eat a large variety of food. They are fruit and veggie lovers and if there is a food they initially cringe at, nine times out of ten, I can persuade them to at least taste it… There is no magic to this, and I certainly do not pretend to know it all. I just know what works well for me and after being told “Wow, your girls eat everything” so many times, I figure it was time to share what has worked so well for us.

I know I am not a perfect eater and I do not create the perfect home eating environment…Overall, this is just about enjoying life with my kids and food is a big source of enjoyment and family time in my home… this is where I share my secrets to help your toddler eat healthy foods too.

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