Watermelon Wednesday: Aqua Fresca 4 ways

Watermelon Wednesday: Aqua Fresca 4 ways

“I carried a watermelon.” I actually carried two (these 2) in my tummy and during both pregnancies consumed more watermelon than I probably should have. So we are all HUGE watermelon fans and will gladly carry them any distance to enjoy the perfectly sweet, crispy, juicy fruit. We can easily polish off a small watermelon each in one sitting so I always purchase more than one. If you’re looking for a cool treat to beat the heat and like watermelon than today’s recipes are for you. Also, I rarely share motherhood advice but rather tips that I’ve picked up along the way but recently learned an important lesson that I think is important to share with other mamas.

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Red, White, & Blue JELL-O treats

Red, White, & Blue JELL-O treats

Spice up your 4th of July Party with these Patriotic JELL-O Shots. Serve these fun little treats at the beginning of your event as a great ice breaker & conversation starter. You can also garnish it with whipped cream and serve it as dessert. Of course this can also be a kid friendly recipe if you leave out the liquor. I hope you have a happy & safe 4th of July!

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Summertime Hydration: Infused Water

Summertime Hydration: Infused Water

We have all heard it is important to drink 8 glasses of water a day. In all truth some people don't need 8 glasses and some people need much more than that. I can tell when I don't have enough water, my lips start to burn like they are chapped and I get VERY tired. It is important to drink water before you are thirsty. So trick your tastebuds into increasing your daily intake with water infusions. It is also helpful to create a ritual or schedule to remind yourself to drink. Keep reading and share your favorite flavors.

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Morning Muffins & Juicing Tips

Morning Muffins & Juicing Tips

Do you ever find yourself skipping breakfast because you either hit snooze a few too many times or you just don't know what to make with so little time? You can make a batch of these month on Sunday afternoon and be ready to fuel the family with a healthy (yet still tasty) breakfast as you run out the door. You can also prepare fresh juice and store it in an air tight container for up to 2 days to have a refreshing start to the day. Check out these tips and share with your co-workers so that they too can come to work happy and healthy.

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