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Inside out printable recipes

Inside Out smores

You guys – we saw Inside Out the other day and I can’t spoil a thing, but got me deep down.  #SoManyFeels ….. The kids actually saw a sneak peek…

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Beech-Nut Transparency in labeling

Do you know what your baby is eating?  Beech-Nut Transparency is such a great thing for parents who really want to know what their baby’s are eating. Our little ones are…

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Stonyfield Greek and Chia – try something new!

Stonyfield Greek and Chia is my newest obsession!  From time to time my family and I get to try new Stonyfield yogurt items and this one intrigued me.  I am…

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Healthier Shamrock Shake Copy Cat Recipe

So I admit it, our kids LOVE Shamrock Shakes.  I used to be a big fan of Shamrock Shakes from McDonald’s myself but they are too sweet for me now,…

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Fiesta Stuffed Peppers : Easy & Healthy Recipe!

Our kids fell in love with Zucchini Boats last summer and now we are trying the same out with Stuffed Peppers and Stuffed Tomatoes.  Last year we had Zucchini Boats…

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Simple Kale and Parmigiano-Reggiano Salad Recipe

kale salad recipe

I LOVE the Whole Foods Market recipe page!  I get tons of ideas for healthy (and often times very simple) recipes we can make at home with ingredients we buy…

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Campbell’s Soups organic options

Campbell’s Soup has made some great changes!  As our family tries to make more and more organic and GMO free choices it has been hard to find some of our…

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Easy Whiskey Cupcakes Recipe

My friend Rabecca is here today to share her Easy Whiskey Cupcakes Recipe. Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day! It gets better you guys; she made Baileys frosting….. from…

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Leftover Valentine’s Day Candy Treats

Valentines Day Treats

I don’t know if you are anything like me, but I kinda hate holidays where kids come home with a bunch of candy.  I love Valentine’s Day, but all the…

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Family Movie Night – The Boxtrolls and activity sheets!

Our family loves animation and they are typically the only DVDs we purchase for our home. Our kids missed The Boxtrolls in theaters so they were thrilled to pick it…

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Marie Callender’s Winter Warm Up

This winter is a busy season for our family!  All three kids are in part time school, partial home school, all have after school activities, Harry and I work, and…

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Healthy Options for Kids at Disneyland : Mickey Check Meals

It can be difficult to eat healthy when you are on vacation. If you are looking for healthy options for kids at Disneyland you will be happy to find there…

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Easy Peanut Butter Cheesecake & Graham Cracker Houses

Fun fact – In college my husband used to bake and sell cheesecake during the holidays for extra money.  My husband is not a trained chef or baker, but he…

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Fresh & Easy Holiday Ordering made easy! More time to enjoy your loved ones!

I love Thanksgiving and being able to spend time with the ones that I love.  I think Thanksgiving is a great time to look back and reflect.  Even if we…

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Star Wars Cupcakes : Easy Recipe

Star Wars cupcakes

So this month my son turned eight.  Let’s sit back for just one second and try to figure out how eight got here so fast….. I just can’t. Anyway, we…

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Kids in the Kitchen : Organic Veggie Steamers from Fresh & Easy

Our big kids are at the age where they are always asking to help with meals.  We love that our kids want to learn how to cook and we make…

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El Cordova Hotel : Coronado Island

We love to discover and travel to new areas in our hometown of San Diego.  This past week we traveled to Coronado for the first time as a family to…

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Special Halloween Treats for a limited time at Disneyland!

cake pop

I may have mentioned this before….. we love Mickey’s Halloween Party. While there are lots of fun things about Halloweentime at Disneyland – we really love Special Halloween Treats at…

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Cook Pumpkin in a Crock Pot

Cook a pumpkin in a crock pot

Pumpkin in a crock pot recipe. I am in love with two things – pumpkin and my crock pot.  They are amazing individually but you cook pumpkin IN a Crock…

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Pumpkin Butter Pancake Recipe

Easy Pumpkin Butter Pancake recipe

Pumpkin Pancake Recipe. Our kids LOVE pancakes!  We tend to make a big batch of pancakes once or twice a month – we eat our fill one morning but we…

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