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...]

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...]

Crockpot Chicken Pot Pie Soup Recipe

Crockpot Chicken Pot Pie

It's been a long winter all over the country, so I'm guessing you are running low on dinner ideas to throw in the crockpot. If you aren't slow cooker obsessed, don't underestimate the power of this great tool. It makes dinner a breeze when you throw everything in one pot in the morning and return in the evening to a meal ready to serve.While things are warming up in … [Read more...]

Protein Pancakes

Protein Pancakes

Protein pancakes are a delicious way to start your morning and fuel up for your day. If you are watching what you eat, maybe even cutting back on carbs and sugars, protein pancakes are a wonderful, hearty breakfast that fills that need for a sweet, comforting (sugary) breakfast.These also make a great addition to your kids' morning meals or afternoon snack! They'll … [Read more...]