10 Creative Ways to Use Peeps #Peepsonality

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This post about Easter crafts featuring Peeps was brought to you by…Peeps! I received samples to facilitate my review. All opinions are my own and 100% honest. You might be surprised to see Peeps popping up here on my page. Yes, we’re a dye-free household, but there’s no denying that some foods – especially seasonal…

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10 Fun Facts About Honey

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Guess what! My husband and I have been talking, and we’re really thinking about getting BEES next year! Just the thought of it is exciting because we use a ton of honey and keeping bees of our own moves us one step closer to living more sustainably – plus we’ll be helping the bee population.

How to Make a Dye-Free Pink Ombre Cake

I’m a little behind. My baby girl’s first birthday was over a month ago, and I still haven’t written a thing about it here! I’m blaming the snow that threw off our party schedule for 3 weeks. I did post some photos, though, and I got more than a few questions about her pink ombre…

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Mantry Subscription Boxes for the Seriously Fun Foodie

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This post about men’s foodie subscription boxes was brought to you by Mantry, who provided the sample for review. No further compensation was received. There’s a new subscription box on the market, and it’s geared toward men.  Ladies, we must infiltrate. Mantry is where ALL the good stuff is. The good news? It’s not really…

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Spring Forward with Natural Probiotics #NaturalProbiotic #shop

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I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This post about natural probiotics and digestive system balance has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser. *** Coffee is not breakfast. I know this. And thinking about running is not the same as actually hitting…

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The One Food You Should Always Buy Organic

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Sure, there’s the Dirty Dozen Plus,™ including apples and strawberries and those items that have been found to contain the highest levels of pesticides*, but are those really the fruits and veggies that should be at the top of your “Do or Die” organic list? In a word, yes. It’s important to keep those high-level…

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Irish Mocha Brownie Shooters

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Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, right? OK, maybe not…but I love to celebrate my Irish friends! That’s why I made them these boozy little brownie shooters for dessert. Why shooters? Because they’re minis, although it’s hard to tell in the photo below. If it weren’t for the clouds of Bailey’s buttercream, you would…

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Cheap and Easy Lentil Stew

February and March are tough months for food around here. The freezer stash from last year has dwindled down to a few bags of cherries and some odd purple beans, and the glass jars in my pantry are few (I miss you, pear sauce!) It’s not quite time to start growing yet, but Daylight Savings…

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Snacks You Can Trust from Van's Natural Foods

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The best tip I know for sticking to a whole foods diet? Shop the perimeter of the grocery store. That’s where the fresh foods live, so don’t go down those aisles! But let’s be honest – as much as we’d like to make every cracker from scratch, every mom needs a few go-to prepackaged foods…

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