8 Delicious Strawberry Recipes

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It's strawberry season and so today I've rounded up 8 delicious strawberry recipes for you! Did you know that strawberries are packed full of nutrients and antioxidants? If you want to know more, check out this link. If that's not enough to convince you, then just think of their sweet and juicy flavor, and how they make anything from drinks to shakes to desserts fabulous! Keep … [Read more...]

How to Make a Veggie Handbag and Shoes

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Even after becoming a mom and becoming swamped in homework, carpool and recitals, getting together with your girlfriends is a sanity-saver. It’s nice to dedicate a little time for a "Girls Night In" with girlfriends. Sending the husband and kids out for a few hours and organizing a little time to hang out, chat, sip some wine and just decompress is needed from time to time. … [Read more...]

My Smoothie Journey to Weight Loss

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When the New Year rolled around this January, I took a hard look at the extra weight I had been allowing to hang around for too long. I can't blame it on the babies anymore because my "baby" is 5 1/2 years old. There was no one to blame but myself and my love of baked goods. That is a big downfall of being a great baker and having a sweet tooth. You eat what you make and the … [Read more...]

Vanilla Wafer Chocolate Banana Bites Recipe

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Heading into summer means that I'm going to want to turn on the oven less and less as the weather heats up. Charlotte gets quite hot in the summer so I'll be looking for delicious cold snacks and desserts to keep things chill but yummy. One of my favorite summer desserts is chocolate covered bananas. I make a batch of bite-sizes treats and keep them in the freezer for those … [Read more...]

Grilled Cheese Rollups Recipe (VIDEO)

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Switching things up and making lunch fun isn't always easy in my house. I get in the same old peanut butter and jelly or quesadilla rut and my kids end up getting the same thing for lunch every day. It's not so bad during the school year because I can easily switch the snack in their brown bag lunch or have them buy lunch as a treat one day. The summer break is a whole new … [Read more...]