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Healthy Mini Oatmeal Pumpkin Muffins for Toddlers and Kids

Healthy Mini Oatmeal Pumpkin Muffins for Toddlers and Kids

Pumpkin season is the best season. Because I can make pumpkin biscuits like these and mini oatmeal 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. […]

The Perfect Little Healthy Crunchy Chewy Granola Bites

The Perfect Little Healthy Crunchy Chewy 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 Peach Mango Nectar Jack-O-Lantern Ice Pops

Halloween Peach Mango Nectar 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’. Healthy, no butter, no sugar, just sweetened with bananas and strawberry — heart shaped strawberry oatmeal muffins. I found this recipe on greenlitebites, except she doesn’t […]

Dye-Free Pink Strawberry Buttercream Frosted Cupcakes

Dye-Free Pink Strawberry Buttercream Frosted Cupcakes

Today, is all about the pink frosting, sans the dye. Just with real strawberries. For delicious Strawberry Buttercream frosting. 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 […]

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 […]

Warm Flaky Healthy Pumpkin Biscuits

Warm Flaky Healthy Pumpkin Biscuits

Voila. Voila. Voila. Grandma’s warm, flaky, healthy, pumpkin-y, biscuit-y goodness. I actually attempted to replicate my mother-in-law’s pumpkin biscuits for Thanksgiving today. And I must say, if I do say so myself, they were actually quite good. Delicious even. Truly made us think of home. […]

Iron-Packed Homemade Granola

Iron-Packed Homemade Granola

Ok, so I admit it, I can be pretty neurotic at times. Especially when it comes to worrying about things, that I probably don’t need to worry about. Nevertheless, I still worry about my child’s iron intake – more often than not. But in defense, […]

Popcorn With Love And Honey

Popcorn With Love And Honey

Since Father’s day was coming up, I decided to ask my husband, “What do you want to do for Father’s Day?” And he answered, “All I want to do is watch the US Open.” “Okay.” I said. “That sounds easy enough.” “Uninterrupted.” He added. I […]