Homemade “Buttermilk” Ranch Kefir Dressing #KefirCreations #Shop

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This post about Lifeway Kefir with probiotics has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Anyone who knows me will tell you that I loathe Ranch dressing. It’s not about the taste, but rather the whole idea of Ranch as a staple for kids at every meal. Far… [read more]

Forget cans. #ShopCartons to Save Trees this Month!

Tweet #ShopCartons and have a tree planted in your honor! Click for details via abcsandgardenpeas.com

This post was brought to you by the folks at ChooseCartons.com. As much as I’d like all of our food to come from our garden and local farms, there are still things we need from the grocery store. I do my best to avoid anything that comes in a can, so I’m always on the… [read more]

Gluten-free Snacking: Grab a Bag of Tyrrell’s Hand-cooked English Chips

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This post about all-natural, gluten-free snacks was brought to you by Tyrrell’s, who provided a sample product to facilitate our review. May is Celiac Awareness Month, so I’m focusing a bit on gluten-free options right now. But somebody needs to tell me when Flavor Awareness Month is, too, so I can feature these chips again!… [read more]

On-the-go Kids’ Snacks: @Stonyfield Whole Milk Yogurt Pouches

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I participated in a Blogger Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Stonyfield. I received coupons to facilitate my shopping trip and a promotional item to thank me for participating. Wow. Every time I think life is busy, it finds a way to get just a little bit busier. Am I the only person who has… [read more]

Easter Snack: Toasted Coconut Hopcorn! {Recipe}

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What could be more fun than a sweet, salty, crunchy, coconutty popcorn treat? For this year’s Easter snack at daycare, we’re making HOPcorn! And, as always, it’s 100% free of artificial food dyes. Happy snacking! Toasted Coconut Hopcorn 7 cups air-popped popcorn (or 2 bags if using microwave popcorn) 1 generous pinch sea salt 12… [read more]