Kids Thanksgiving Table

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Once kids start to understand different holidays and traditions, it makes preparing for them that much more fun. This year I wanted to put together a kids table for my boys, cousins and my nieces that will be coming over for Thanksgiving. I wanted a legit kids Thanksgiving table, yet as playful as can be [...]

Apple Spice Granola

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The morning’s are getting cold and crisp here in Arizona and just screaming for warm cozy pajamas and wholesome spiced breakfast ideas to start the day.  Granola is a staple in our household. I’m constantly trying to find new ways to make different batches with flavors we love most.  Sometimes I’ll use it as a [...]

Harvest Snack Mix

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This Harvest Snack Mix is the perfect mix of salty and sweet. If you can get your hands on the last bags of candy corn pumpkins, you won’t regret it. But If all you can find is candy corn, that will work just the same – minus the extra cute factor. I made this as [...]

Kale & Sweet Potato Mash

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This is something I would make for Oliver when he was a baby. Now it’s one of Henry’s favorite things to eat. It’s nothing fancy, just sweet potatoes cooked with kale and blended together with a little sauteed garlic (garlic can be omitted). I like to leave it a little chunky for Henry since he’s [...]

Semi-Homemade Pumpkin Ice Cream

semi homemade pumpkin ice cream

It has been a while since I’ve made truly homemade ice cream. One that forces me to dust off my ice cream maker and get to work. What I love about this semi-homemade pumpkin ice cream is that it slowly eases me back into making ice cream from scratch. Not to mention I can make [...]

Grilled Cheese Sliders

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It’s starting to get a chill outside that is undeniably Fall, bordering Winter. I can’t help going straight to comfort food this time of year. And now that my picky-eating-toddler is now trying new things, willingly(!!) I’m having more fun being more creative with what I put on the table. Like these warm cheesy grilled [...]