An Almost Healthy Blueberry Zucchini Bread

Nothing quite screams a cup of coffee like some home-baked zucchini bread. Here’s a recipe for a slightly healthier version of this heavenly stuff, with a delicious crumble topping that adds a nice sweet taste without a ton of sugar. While the ingredients for this delicious dessert can be found year round in the grocery…

Delicious and Easy Leek, Spinach, and Mushroom Quiche

Quiche, it’s whats for dinner.

I had some extra veggies from the farmer’s market that I needed to use up, and I decided to try my luck using them in a quiche. 

Holy cow, did it turn out amazing. So amazing in fact that my family members who do not like quiche actually asked for seconds. 

I Poop Trained My Baby. Here Is How It Went.

Diapers – the classic American baby icon. I started out as a diapering mom. And by the time my third kid came around, I had diapers coming out of my ears. I had a newborn (in diapers), a toddler (in diapers), and a preschooler (in diapers at night). I was in charge of purchasing, storing,…

6 Hilarious, Under-Appreciated Developmental Milestones

We have all heard about the major developmental milestones for infants and can probably name them off the top of our head or at least point to a chart that lists them. However, I’ve found that the “official” milestone charts tend to miss some of the truly enjoyable – and hilarious – first year milestones….

Delicious, 4 Ingredient Brocooli-Leek Soup

Do you want a delicious, easy-to-make soup that also uses up broccoli stems (I mean, what do you do with those, right?) and is healthy? Yes. Yes, and Yes! Here is one of my favorite go-to soup recipes. You can dress it up with some parmesean cheese sprinkled on top and enjoy with a warm, crunchy…

How I Fly Solo with 3 Kids Under 5

This past holiday, I flew solo with three kids under age 5. On purpose. Twice. Am I crazy or do I just like to party in the back of the plane? Flying with three kids – while not as relaxing as a day at the spa – is doable. From my experience, it all boils…

Easy, Delicious Walnut Butter Recipe

Do you love fresh food? Do you love walnuts? Do you have 10 minutes? If you answered “yes” to the above, then I’ve got a super simple DIY walnut butter recipe to share with you. I got the idea to try making my own walnut butter when I saw my sister demo the freshly-made peanut…

Mmm! 3 Ingredient Orange Fool-ius

Want a drink that’s easy to make, delicious, and good for you? Well here it is! This recipe was inspired by my childhood memories of eating creamsicles in summer and orange juliuses at the fair. Since orange is the star of the show here, I recommend making this recipe using one fresh, ripe orange (peeled…

My Favorite Clean Snack: Oat Cakes (And How to Make Them)

We all need a go-to snack that tastes delicious, is healthy, and is portable. Bonus if it can appease all your gluten free friends. Enter Granola Bars Oat Cakes. Why not granola bars? Well, it turns out granola bars, especially the homemade chewy ones, can have a lot of sugar in them. There’s nothing wrong with…

Quick and Easy Lemon Pasta with Greens Recipe

Want a refreshing dinner that is quick and easy to prepare? Well, you’ve just found it. You can whip this sucker up and make a salad in 10 – 15 minutes flat. It’s one of my favorite Wednesday or Thursday night recipes, and not just because my preschoolers love it. Enjoy! Tools Needed A Zester/Grater Ingredients…

Is There Room for Halloween Oreos in a Clean Kitchen?

Thanks to Michael Pollan, Whole Foods, Panera, and bloggers around the world, eating clean is starting to (finally) catch on. We are cleaning out our pantry to make room for whole foods instead of for processed, packaged food-look-a-likes that are loaded with preservatives, additives, and unpronounceable words. We are becoming informed shoppers and learning to quickly…