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Baby’s First Food

Feeding my babies their first food has been an exciting endeavor for me; shocking, I know ūüėČ ¬†I spent quite a bit of time researching with my first. ¬†The options are endless‚Ķand accompanied by do’s, dont’s, controversies and norms.¬† When to give them their first food. ¬†How much. ¬†What kind. ¬†The shoulds and the shouldn’ts. […]

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Simple Homemade Play Dough

Does your kiddo love this stuff as much as mine? ¬†She begs for me to bring it out on a daily basis and it makes for the best rainy day activity. ¬†I have always loved the play dough they use at our ECFE school‚Ķ.it’s the softest, squishiest, best-for-rolling play dough ever‚Ķand they were kind enough […]

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Broadening Our Littles’ Tastebuds: Thai Chicken Coconut Curry

Exposing my children to other cultures’ cuisines and traditions is important to me. ¬†My hope is that they form an appreciation for different tastes and can learn to embrace diversity as a whole. ¬†Whether it’s grabbing dinner at our favorite Cuban cafe, hitting up our local (and might I add, amazing) Mexican joint, or heading […]

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The Easiest (Pinterest-Style) First Birthday Party!

We recently celebrated our third first-birthday-party. We have had quite a bit of practice at this first-birthday-party-business. For our first daughter, I went all out for her party. I sent lots of money and lots of time planning it all, and when all was said and done, ¬†I was exhausted and felt like I was […]

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Savory Chicken Stew

Anyone else up for migrating south? ¬†Yes, friends, I know we all signed up to live here in Minnesota but lets be realistic. ¬†I AM OVER THE COLD! ¬†It’s amazing how each May I tell myself that winters are not¬†that¬†bad around here and that the good of spring, summer and fall outweigh the bad of […]

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Peanut Butter Protein Bites

If you’re anything like me you are constantly looking for quick, easy, make-ahead, healthful snacks to have on hand for the family. ¬†My appetite has been obscenely large these days‚Ķas my new nursing journey has begun‚Ķand these nummy bites have been quite the lifesaver. ¬†They are packed with natural protein and fiber and I can […]

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Life Changing Mac and Cheese

The reason I call this life changing is because you will be absolutely amazed at how simple, fast and delicious this family favorite is. I would have to say this is one of the most common recipes I am asked to share and for valid reasons, in my humble opinion ūüôā ¬†Top notch grub, right […]

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