Dark Chocolate Nut & Berry Bark

Nut & Berry Dark Chocolate Bark

  With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, I wanted to prepare a sweet treat that would have some healthy benefits too. This Dark Chocolate Nut & Berry Bark is not only delicious, but has nutritioius berries and nuts for a healthier box of chocolates. I plan on putting this in baggies for Oliver’s preschool teachers for [...]

Animal Cheese Crackers

Homemade Cheese Crackers

Cheese crackers have been a permanent fixture in my grocery cart ever since Oliver started eating solid foods.  He is a cheese cracker fanatic and I hate to admit it, but he snacks on them more than I would like. Even with getting organic, healthier brands, there’s still a few ingredients I’m left wondering about. [...]

Cookie Decorating Party

cookie decorating party

It’s that time of year, where making copious amounts of cookies in one day is the norm.  So why not turn it into a Cookie Decorating Party! Over the weekend my best friend came into town and we prepped before the party by baking dozens and dozens of her family’s famous sugar cut-out cookies. The [...]

Zushi

zushi

  A while back I was invited to a pre-opening party for Whole Foods. We were treated to food and awesome swag. Some food demonstrations took place and zushi, was one of them. I fell in love with the idea and couldn’t wait to make them at home with Oliver. These come together easy and [...]

Frozen Slime

Frozen slime

I don’t know about you, but I can’t hide from the Frozen craze that is sweeping girls and boys and parents alike.  Heck, there were days that I would have “Let it go,” on a continuous loop in my brain. My son and nieces LOVE the movie so I decided to whip up a fun [...]

Mini Gift Advent Calendar

mini-gift-advent-calendar

My friend Monica sent Oliver this mini gift advent calendar and I can’t wait for December first to come so he can open his first mini gift! Here’s what she did to make this mini gift advent calendar quick and easy. What a fun holiday gift for the little one’s in your life! Party City [...]