Back To School Breakfasts

Back To School Breakfasts

Back to school is time to get back to a routine and as I mentioned in my previous post I am very excited for that. But even with the most planning and prep it is still challenging to do all the things in the morning before school starts. I've always envisioned myself being a calm, cool, and collected mom but when it comes to getting the girls out the door, a whole new side of me comes out, the less patient, less kind, less happy side of me. In an effort to make our mornings calmer, I am preparing breakfast ahead of time. Today I’m sharing 2 easy egg recipes that you can make ahead of time and have breakfast ready all week.

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Farmer's Market Finds: Sweet Corn recipes

Farmer's Market Finds: Sweet Corn recipes

It’s corn season so you might have a few pounds of corn from the market. Now what should you do with it? Of course you can simply grill it and eat as is but there are so many tasty recipes for you to try after you grilled it. Check out my tips for cooking corn and a few recipes to make with it.

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Meatloaf Cupcakes

Meatloaf Cupcakes

Sometimes the hardest part of making dinner is deciding what to make. I host a freezer's meals workshop with the intention of taking the struggle out of meal planning and prep. This meal is a great weeknight bite that will not take hours to make. You can prep the meatloaf at nap time or when you have 10 minutes free and then pop it in the oven before dinner. Today I'm sharing my favorite childhood recipe, my mama's meatloaf.

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Halloween with a healthier twist

Halloween with a healthier twist

Trick or treat, smell my feet, give me something good to eat! When it comes to party food, I like to try to make healthier options that are still fun for the kids. When school sends home bags full of treats, I want ours to be a good snack for the kids to enjoy. Don't get me wrong, I'm not the mom who will give out raisins or apples if you ring our doorbell, I don't want our house egged after all. I like the challenge of making all food fun- including veggies. Read on for a few healthier options

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California's Birthday- Party Snacks

California's Birthday- Party Snacks

Today we are celebrating CA's birthday. It also happens to be my brother in law's birthday, so Happy Birthday Miro too! On this day in 1950, CA become the 31st state in the Union. Every good celebration requires food so I'm sharing a snack that you can whip up with your kiddos to have a mini celebration using ingredients produced here in the Golden State.

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