Mini Pumpkin Cinnamon Muffins |

Mini Pumpkin Cinnamon Muffins

I feel like we go through excessive amounts of both soap and toilet paper.  You’d think we could get it down to just one or the other. I don’t know if I should say anything though, because it might be ok to scrimp on one, but I don’t really want anyone reducing usage of both simultaneously, which is […]

Slow Cooker Beef and Barley Risotto |

Slow Cooker Beef & Barley Risotto

We’re 2 months into this new baby thing, and dare I say I think we’re getting into the swing of things?  I feel like it’s risky to put that out there but, knock on wood, he now goes down consistently around 8:00pm, sleeps mostly-consistently through the night, is learning to enjoy his swing or his daddy […]

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Peach Berry Smoothies {SunRype 900 mL Juice Giveaway!}

Make sure you get all the way to the bottom to enter the giveaway for a whole buncha delicious juice! There are few things that get my kids as excited as a good smoothie.  On the rare occasion we go through a drive-thru, no one asks for fries or ice cream, they’re always wondering if the […]


Mom’s Recipes: Tomato and Feta Baked Eggs

It’s been almost a year since I was getting ready to move in with my parents for a few months.  Despite missing Carl and being pretty nauseously newly pregnant, those were really good months, and the kids still regularly ask when we can go visit for “12 years” (12 weeks) again. Recipes like this are […]