Sweet Potato Casserole, with a Sunny Twist!

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Shhhh…don’t tell the Santa. I’ve been a very naughty blogger. I’ve been just terrible about taking photos lately, and it’s been an eternity since I’ve passed along a good recipe. But I’d like to make it up to you with my favorite sweet potato casserole recipe! As a kid, I love the toasted marshmallow casserole…

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A Friday Full of Good Things

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Bah, HUMBUG. Yes, I can be a bit of a Grinch. I’m not sure why, really,  but I’m just not that into Christmas. 😯 I’m hoping my views change as my son gets older, but the consumer madness (coupled with short, dark days full of ice and snow) really gets me down. I much prefer…

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Could you eat the same thing every day?

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When I talk about cooking in batches so that my family can avoid fast food and eat well even when our schedule is out of control, I often get the same response: “Oh, I couldn’t do that. I can’t eat the same thing 2 days in a row.” Really? My first reaction is “Sheesh. Picky…

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One Whole Year: My little boy's first birthday!

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 I just can’t get over how much I’m loving motherhood so far, and how much there is to learn! My sweet, funny little boy has really completed me, and I fall more and more in love with him every day! I even told him so in a letter, which has been sealed away in a…

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One Whole Year Event Day 5: Hazelnut Kids!

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Welcome to Day 4 of my One Whole Year Event! (Remember, to enter you must visit the original One Whole Year giveaway post, and complete the mandatory entry first. ALL extra entries must also appear on THAT post!) So far, I’ve announced 4 prizes in the package: One Kawaii Minky Bamboo one size cloth diaper in the new olive…

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One Whole Year Event Day 3: HappyBaby!

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Welcome to Day 3 of my One Whole Year Giveaway Event! (Remember, to enter you must visit the original One Whole Year giveaway post, and complete the mandatory entry first. ALL extra entries must also appear on THAT post!) So far, I’ve announced 2 prizes in the package: One Kawaii Minky Bamboo one size cloth…

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One Whole Year Event Day 2: Inspired by Finn!

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It’s Day 2 of my One Whole Year Event! Remember, there are 7 prizes, and one winner takes all! I’ll be announcing one sponsor each day, but you must enter HERE to be eligible for the whole prize package! Ready to meet today’s One Whole Year sponsor? It’s…. Inspired by Finn! Inspired by Finn carries baltic…

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ONE WHOLE YEAR Prize Package Giveaway!

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The presents have been opened… The cake has been smashed… You know what that means! Now that the party is over at home, it’s time to start the blog celebration! 😀 It’s been ONE WHOLE YEAR! One whole year of getting to know myself as a mommy, one whole year of getting to know my…

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Your Guide to November Events…

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Call me a worry wart, but as much as I love featuring my favorite products and offering giveaways, I always fear that I may be making things confusing or difficult for you, my dear readers, and I certainly want to avoid that when I can. So today’s post is dedicated to providing a little clarity…

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A few comfort foods…

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What’s on the breakfast menu this fine, fall Sunday morning? Grilled almond butter and banana sammitches, with a drizzle of honey! 😀 …brushed with a touch of coconut oil for a crispy outside! Mmmmmmmm……comfort food! Admittedly, this is not what we usually eat for breakfast. But I came home on Friday to find a large…

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