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Too Many Tomatoes!

We plant a garden every year and are usually met with a great crop! Last year, we started seedlings of all of our plants and had just the right amount tomatoes. This year, our seedlings were transplanted and promptly decided to die. We resorted to buying some plants from Zehrs […]

Dinner, Less Than 10

The Easiest Dinner EVER!

Let me present to you, the easiest dinner EVER! The kids are THRILLED when I set this on the table.. So much so, that Ben becomes ridiculously excited when he sees these ingredients coming together.. He was watching me get stuff out of the fridge and started recounting.. “Cheese, Green […]

Dinner, Soup

Gingered Carrot & Squash Soup

The kids wanted to make dinner tonight and were looking for something easy so I suggested this recipe. They pulled it off with minimal supervision and had a great time working together (no, seriously!) 4 Medium Sized Carrots – Cut into 1 inch chunks 1 Medium Butternut Squash – Cut […]


The BEST Mac & Cheese EVER!!

The other day Em decided she wanted Mac & Cheese for lunch.. Unfortunately, we had none of the boxed (quick) kind, so being the persistent girl she is, found a recipe online. Ingredients 1 pound pasta, any shape 1 1/2 cups whole or 2% milk 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 2-3 […]


Peanut Butter, Yogurt & Whaa???

We went to the Green Living Show on the weekend and were treated to a myriad of DELISH food. Organic, locally grown, sustainable etc. etc. As a family who has a boy (Mr. B.) who eats ALL. THE. TIME. My biggest concern is affordability AND taste. It’s gotta be affordable […]