I’m a mom of 3 girls ranging from 3-9 years old. I was in my early 20’s when I had my 2 older girls and was able to bounce back physically pretty quickly (mostly because I had 2 under 2 and was running on fumes for the first 3 years). I had my third daughter in […]
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In the last two years, my family and I have done two Whole30 programs and we have learned so much about nutrition and our bodies. If you aren’t familiar with Whole30, it is basically an experiment to learn which foods provide the best fuel for your specific body by removing common “problem” foods for 30 […]
With St. Patrick’s day coming up, lots of us like to search out fun recipes to bake with our kids. Instead of the usual fun recipes which involve adding some sort of green food coloring to cookie recipes, pancakes recipes etc., I decided I would share an actual real recipe from Ireland! Brown Bread! It’s […]
Not that we need to make it an actual holiday to enjoy a margarita, BUT, today is National Margarita Day! I would be doing a disservice to you as our readers if I didn’t share some delicious recipes to celebrate. Since I stick to the basic Costco/Kirkland Margarita Mix and Costco/Kirkland Tequila for my simple […]
Was getting more real food into your family dinner a New Year’s resolution? I know you are busy. I know you have littles. But, I also know that there are many families who have made the change to mostly real food. That means you can do it too! At my house we’ve done Sunday Night […]
Spanish sangria is one of the easiest drinks to make and you can personalize it depending on if you want it more or less sweet, fruity or strong. I am from Spain so I am very picky with sangria when I order it somewhere. I think this drink could be perfect for the holidays coming […]
Sunday nights usually include a glass of wine at my house once my daughter is in bed for the night. I head back to the kitchen to wrap up any more culinary duties and occasionally crave something sweet to go with my Sunday treat drink. So tonight, as I was struck by the need for […]
Drool. Every avocado lovers dream is right here in this post. 25 things to do with avocados is just 25 more reasons to love them!
In the mood for some pancakes? Try out these healthy alternatives for a yummy breakfast!
Mexican Aguas Frescas are among my favorite things to make during the summer. They are refreshing on a hot day by the pool, easy to make, and accompany any grilled meal. As a child, some of my favorite memories were of going out to eat at our favorite restaurant in TJ and ordering agua de […]
I’ve never been much of a cook and I find trying to prepare a meal with a young child standing between my legs to be almost as fun as breastfeeding a teething baby. I’ve become somewhat of a lazy chef and resort to making meals as quickly as possible using as few dishes as possible. So, if […]
I’m what you’d call a “sorta” semi-crunchy mama. I mean I’m only semi-crunchy, like, one-fourth of the time. My tot wears cloth diapers but usually only at home because I had one recent poo-fiasco in the car and I’ve been afraid to test the waters since. I didn’t invest in an amber teether, I just […]