5 Delicious No-Cook Baby Food Recipes

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GUEST AUTHOR: HARRIET FOSTER There are going to be times when you are in a rush and simply do not have the luxury of preparing your baby a time consuming homemade meal.  In these situations many mother resort to torturing their baby with that foul tasting bottled or canned baby food purchased from the local grocery.… Read More

Crockpot Tortellini Sausage Soup (VIDEO)

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Autumn is in full swing which means that your slow cooker has probably made an appearance or two in your kitchen lately. With the weather turning cooler, a slow cooker (or as many people just call it a “Crockpot”) is the perfect dinner appliance because it allows you to prepare dinner in the morning before… Read More

Halloween Desserts

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Taking a break from the costumes, we are now bringing you some delicious Halloween desserts! Sure, kids want the candy, but what about some fun and festive party desserts? They will love these too! Witch Cupcakes From Parents. Kids will love helping you make these witch cupcakes almost as much as they’ll love eating them! And… Read More

Pumpkin Seed Trail Mix

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When it comes to pumpkin seeds you have two choices … 1) you can follow a grand tutorial like this and make your own or 2) you can be a touch lazy like me and grab a bag of pre-roasted pumpkin seeds at Trader Joe’s and call it good. Either way, once you’ve got pumpkin… Read More

How to Make Halloween Pizza Mummies

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No matter what store you go into these days, October is all about Halloween! Pumpkins, scarecrows, costumes, witches, candy corn, ghosts: the kids love it all! Yep, all month long we get to talk about creepy things, pumpkin crafts, candy projects and how to come up with the best costume ever! Today, I’m showing you… Read More

Chicken Tortellini Soup

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The best thing about adding a new person to the family is the wealth of recipes they bring. Right? Okay, okay … maybe not the best thing, but definitely a perk! It’ a blessing to get a peek at another family’s favorites, new comfort food, exciting ingredients and always, lots of love. I got the thumb’s… Read More

How to Make Halloween Candy Corn Marshmallow Ghosts (VIDEO)

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Looking for a fun craft and snack to make with the kids? We have your Halloween snack idea right here and the kids will LOVE it! These Halloween Candy Corn Marshmallow Ghosts are so easy to make that the kids can help, and you’ll tackle snack time at the same time. The best thing about… Read More

Homemade Soup Recipes

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Despite the 90 degree weather here in SoCal, fall is approaching, which makes it the perfect time for a big bowl of delicious soup. These recipes will keep you warm and cozy on these upcoming cold days! Chicken Noodle Soup From Eclectic Cook- Chicken noodle soup will always remind you of your mom’s home cooking!  … Read More

How to Make Halloween Chocolate Candy Bowls (VIDEO)

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  Halloween is one of our favorite times of the year and it is right around the corner! What’s not fun about tons of Halloween candy, costumes, trick-or-treating, spooky decorations?! My kids will tell you there is nothing more fun! Today, I thought I’d take a break from the holiday toy videos and baby gear coverage to… Read More

Easy Crockpot Potato Cheese Soup (VIDEO)

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While many of us are in denial, the weather should be a major indication that it is no longer summer! Yes, Fall is here!  Officially, it started this past Monday! That isn’t all bad though. That means jeans, boots, awesome scarves, comfort foods, holidays and THE CROCKPOT! Today, I’m sharing with you what YOU should… Read More

Breakfast Recipes For National Breakfast Month

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I just decided that September is my favorite month because it’s National Breakfast Month! As far as I’m concerned, we should eat breakfast for every meal of the day, everyday. Today I’ve rounded up some delicious ideas for you to try this month! Just because it’s National Breakfast Month, of course, Not because you could… Read More

Squash Ricotta Risotto

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Who out there meal plans? I do! And I promise it not only saves me money, but time too! This recipe is one of my favorite catch all meals. It’s kind of like a kitchen sink soup, but in my opinion, much yummier. Plus it tends to be a winner with the kids because it’s… Read More

Zucchini Goat Cheese Enchiladas AND Quiche Cups

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With a bunch of tinies running around, mama don’t play when it comes to meal prep. I don’t have time to slowly, calmly dice and slice and saute. And I certainly don’t have time to do a sink full of dishes three times a day. I fell in love with these two recipes and modified… Read More

Labor Day Ideas- Eat Good, Look Good

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I’ve got your Labor Day completely covered today. From the most delicious menu ideas like frozen margaritas and stuffed burgers, to what to wear to be seriously styling to the party, your Labor Day is bound to be the most successful one yet after you read this post! Start the planning off with the perfect… Read More

10 Healthy And Delicious Vegan Recipes

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Whoever said vegan food wasn’t tasty was seriously mistaken. All you need is the right recipes and proper execution of them, and you will have yourself a meal thats just as delicious as any other kind of recipe that’s got meat. Check out these healthy recipes so you can see just how versatile and scrumptious vegan food… Read More

Super Healthy, Protein-Packed Breakfast Cookies

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My husband and I just ain’t got time for breakfast. He’s a grab-a-coffee-and-chug-it-on-the-way-to-work kinda guy. I’m a stay-at-home mom of three under 3, so nobody cares if I eat anything before nap time because they want their breakfast NOW. When I discovered the idea of breakfast cookies I was so super excited. Pinterest really comes… Read More

Getting My Energy Back with Healing Mix

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Many of you know how crazy my life has been lately with my big move and my three kids being underfoot for the past three months during summer break –  but put that on top of the fact that I’m a mom – exhaustion can set in quite quickly these days! When Now for Mothers… Read More

A Hot Lunch Brought from Home (VIDEO)

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School has finally started! Kids are happily back in their classrooms with their amazing teachers, fun friends and structured schedule that they thrive on. Last week when we visited our new school and met the kids’ teachers for this year, we found out that my middle son’s classroom has a severe peanut allergy and no… Read More

Chocolate Lasagna

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This is the week that I’ve been looking forward to and dreading all summer. It’s time for the kids to go back to school! Now, let me be clear that they NEED to go back. My 2nd and 4th grader have been getting crazy lately because their normal routine is all out of whack. They… Read More

Perfect Pinterest Snacks

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Avocado Cream Cheese Snack Roll Ups /// Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Pizza Sticks /// Dried Cantaloupe /// Apple Cookie /// Cheese and Turkey Roll Up /// Frozen Yogurt Covered Blueberries /// BLT Bites /// Frozen Peanut Butter Snack Square /// Coconut Cream Pie Energy Bites /// Cobb Dip Whether you’re looking for lunch box snacks or… Read More