Just like you, I consumed more than my fair share of cured meat, sugar, and alcohol over the holiday, partaking in everything that the season has to offer. After the dust has settled, I don’t let it get me down. Instead, I get healthy...Read More
Something for everyone on your list this holiday season.
The Busy Parent How do I know what works for a busy parent? Because I am one! These products are what keep our house running smoothly. Trudeau Microwave Double Egg Poacher 16 ounce Klean Kanteen Hamilton Beach Set ‘n Forget Programmable Slow Cooker Clean Eating for Busy Families The New...Read More
If you’re like me, you want to eat healthy most of the time, but aren’t afraid to splurge every once in awhile–especially at restaurants. You’ll find a nice balance of both in my “Best of Phoenix” list. This is a work in progress, so be...Read More
I recently stopped by the studios at IndyStyle and had a blast sharing some of my very favorite fall-inspired meals and snacks. Yes, there will be pumpkin, but I’ve included some other stellar ideas from fall-inspired oats for your busy mornings to a sweet potato...Read More
Ten surprising ways you can save money while stocking your shelves at ALDI grocery store.
Disclosure: I was compensated for my time to write this post and educate you, my friend, on behalf of ALDI. Written 100% by me. I recently returned from an action-packed trip to Batavia (about 45 minutes outside of Chicago) to visit the ALDI Test Kitchen,...Read More
My 2016 Thanksgiving Playbook is LIVE in my latest November newsletter. If you’re hosting the holiday this year, be sure to check out my printable grocery lists and planning timeline. I’m telling you, it’s a huge timesaver. Even if you’re packing up and heading...Read More
This post was sponsored by my friends at Chobani. Written 100% by me. Whether you love it or hate it, it’s that time of year again…packing your kids’ lunch. So you need lunch ideas, right? When it comes to packing lunch boxes, I try to streamline...Read More
What’s new in lunchbox gear? Keep it cold My favorite lunch bag is Pack-It, since the ice packs are built right into the walls of the bag. The whole bag goes into the freezer, keeping food cold for up to ten hours. No dealing with soggy, leaky gel...Read More
This post is sponsored by my friends at Beech-Nut, makers of delicious food for babies, made with simple ingredients. My girls — Scarlet and Stella — can be picky eaters. They poke at foods that wiggle, insist the crust of their sandwiches be removed and push green...Read More
Summer snack time can become a struggle. The deluge of frozen treats, fair food and road trip convenience food can make it pretty easy for you kids to get used to a constant parade of snow cones, cotton candy and drive-through burgers. Take back control with...Read More