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Fun Rainbow O’s Edible Necklaces for Kids

Fun Rainbow O’s Edible Necklaces for Kids

For my daughter’s final bake sale of the school year, I had wild ambitions to make fancy cookies, lemon brownies and gooey sprinkled rice Krispy squares. Of course — In brown paper packages all tied up with string… But as it always seems, the night before, we fell short […]

Healthy Unicorn Snack with NO Food Coloring

Healthy Unicorn Snack with NO Food Coloring

Like probably every 6 year old out there, my daughter is obsessed with Unicorns. She uses up all her eyelash, birthday, penny-in-fountain and tooth fairy wishes for a real live unicorn, every single time. Seems like the rest of the world is just as obsessed. […]

Easy Muffin Tin Parmesan Pesto Egg in a Basket

Easy Muffin Tin Parmesan Pesto Egg in a Basket

I love Easter morning. Not only does the Easter bunny come, (check out the giant paw prints) and bring us lovely treats — But it also means BRUNCH. I’ve been wanting to make egg in a basket’s for a while now. Ever since I discovered […]

Healthy Mini Oatmeal Pumpkin Muffins

Healthy Mini Oatmeal Pumpkin Muffins

Pumpkin season is the best season. Because I can make pumpkin biscuits like these and mini pumpkin muffins like these. What a perfect little healthy bite-sized muffin for tots and kids. Instead of butter or oil, I opted to use unsweetened applesauce. Whole wheat flour. And […]

The Perfect Little Granola Bites

The Perfect Little Granola Bites

There are two things I never buy. One, is Granola. And the other, is Granola bars. I’d much prefer to make my own. Here’s my go-to healthy granola recipe. And here’s a new super healthy granola bite recipe that I just discovered! They look and taste […]

Halloween Jack-O-Lantern Ice Pops

Halloween Jack-O-Lantern Ice Pops

When I was in the hospital last summer, where I underwent unexpected emergency brain surgery, I spent my days recovering ordering only pudding and popsicles from the hospital menu. Little did I know that everything that I was ordering was being tracked and recorded, which […]

Strawberry PINK Popcorn: No Food Coloring!

Strawberry PINK Popcorn: No Food Coloring!

Once in a while, I come across a person, who by ways of off-tangent, or trigger-reference, will suddenly shift their eyes past my shoulders, gaze longingly, and then speak out loud about their grandmother’s homemade cherry pie, or their mother’s fresh baked chocolate chip cookies […]

Strawberry Banana Oatmeal Muffins

Strawberry Banana Oatmeal Muffins

Valentine’s day is coming up. So naturally, I busted out my heart shaped muffin pans, and made these delicious – ness’. Oatmeal muffins. Sweetened with just bananas and strawberries. I found this recipe on greenlitebites, except she doesn’t add strawberries and instead uses chocolate chips. Chocolate chips are […]

Just a Little Strawberry Buttercream…

Just a Little Strawberry Buttercream…

Today, is all about the pink frosting, sans the dye. Just with real strawberries. It was a combined group effort. My husband, daughter and I, made it into a big birthday production. After all, it was my baby’s birthday. And a birthday is not a […]

Peppermint Bark with Trader Joe’s Candy Cane Joe-Joe’s

Peppermint Bark with Trader Joe’s Candy Cane Joe-Joe’s

Last Christmas, for my neighbors and friends, I made Hot Chocolate Mason Jars. This year, I thought, why not peppermint bark? It seems easy enough. And I know just the perfect thing to add to it. Trader Joe’s Candy Cane Joe-Joe’s. Yep. They taste just […]