Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Banana Baked Oatmeal Muffins

Feeding Baby & Toddler

These are my favorite go-to baked oatmeal muffins! I have made these many, many times and they have quickly become a crowd pleaser. I am using whole oats and not ground in the recipe so the texture is a bit different then regular muffins. They are more like “baked oatmeal.” So that’s why I call them baked oatmeal muffins. lol Nevertheless, my […]

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Advent Calendar Experiences Ideas


My awesome neighbor gave us an advent calendar so this is our first year doing it! Ours is a green wooden rectangle piece with numbered doors all around and a snowman in the center. It’s super cute and I am so excited to start this tradition with the boys. We never did get into elf […]

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Fun-Maui Family Vacation 2015 Part 1


There is something magical about going to a place I’ve never been to and exploring. I absolutely love traveling and highly recommend everyone do it! Even if it’s a local trip, it’s great to get away, spend time with your family and create memories that you can look back on. I had such a great […]

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Just One of Them Days


Just one of them days… We all have them as moms. We can’t think straight, we are frustrated, exhausted, tired, fed up. Your child is giving you a sassy attitude. You have a “spirited child.” Your baby is sick. Your baby is teething. You haven’t slept in days. You are having breastfeeding problems. You are […]

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Is Something Stealing Your Joy?

Quick Tip

One of my steps of living a healthier, happier lifestyle is to STRESS LESS! So I wanted to share a bit about the topic of materialism and how it may be stealing your joy and ultimately causing you stress. I read a book a while ago called Money, Possessions, and Eternity by Randy Alcorn. I’m not […]

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7 Books for Healthy Kid Foodies

Favorites Things

I absolutely love reading books to my kids! I try to read to them at least 20 minutes a day,  usually right after breakfast and before bedtime. Books have really been a powerful tool in helping my children learn about so many wonderful things; food being one of them. Below are 7 of my kids favorite reads that have helped them learn about real, […]

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Recipe: Zucchini Noodles with Avocado Basil Sauce


This is one of my absolute favorite dishes I have made all year. I just HAD to share the recipe with you! Zucchini noodles are a great alternative to regular pasta noodles for those sensitive to gluten, are grain free or simply want to add more veggies to your diet. They are fun and simple to […]

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