Toasted Pumpkin Seeds Recipe

My son is learning about seeds in preschool, so he decided it would be a good idea to smash one of our mini pumpkins to look at the seeds inside (I can’t make this up). Instead of tossing the pumpkin we dug out the seeds and roasted them! This was a fun snack to make,Continue reading “Toasted Pumpkin Seeds Recipe”

Garlic Parmesan Crock Pot Chicken Wings – Easy, Low Carb Recipe

I majorly struggle with dinner time. It’s so hard to take time to meal plan over the weekend since we are always so busy, and by the time I get home at night, I’m exhausted, and the kids are hungry. I’ve become a huge fan of crock pot dinners, especially ones I can prep theContinue reading “Garlic Parmesan Crock Pot Chicken Wings – Easy, Low Carb Recipe”

The Super Easy Baby Food Cookbook Review

I use to pride myself in making Max his first foods. I’d buy the freshest fruits I could find and blend them, package them, and stack them in the freeze for future meals. After I perfected pureed bananas, pears and apples, I realized Max would soon be getting sick of the same 3 options, andContinue reading “The Super Easy Baby Food Cookbook Review”

Slow Cooker Bacon & Chicken Recipe (Keto diet friendly)

Both my husband and best friend told me that this was the best slow cooker dinner ever! My husband is doing a ketogenic diet and it’s really hard to find meals to make. I came across this recipe from and thought it sounded delicious. Anything with bacon sounds good, right? The only change IContinue reading “Slow Cooker Bacon & Chicken Recipe (Keto diet friendly)”

Easy Slow Cooker Applesauce Recipe

Shout out to my neighbor (and friend!), Cally, for the huge bag of delicious apples delivered direct to my door! I used them in the slow cooker to make applesauce and it turned out amazing (if I do say so myself). It was a fun recipe to also get Max involved as a my designatedContinue reading “Easy Slow Cooker Applesauce Recipe”

Duncan Hines Simple Mornings Muffin Reivew

I’m all about homemade goodies, but sometimes, I just need to use the boxed stuff! I recently purchased Duncan Hines Simple Mornings Blueberry Streusel muffins as a rainy day activity for my 3 year old, Max. He loves to cook, but on a whim, it’s hard to find all the ingredients to our favorite recipesContinue reading “Duncan Hines Simple Mornings Muffin Reivew”

Healthy Banana Bread Recipe

The one food we waste the most in this house are bananas. They get ripe so quickly and before I know it, they are no longer good to eat. I refuse to waste another banana, so I found this great recipe for Healthy Banana Bread at Cookie + Kate, and made my own alterations to makeContinue reading “Healthy Banana Bread Recipe”

Top 3 Coupon Apps for Grocery Shopping

Post by fellow Non-Housewife, Justine!If you’re anything like me, you’re always looking to save some extra money when it comes to grocery shopping. Whether that extra money is for the upcoming holiday season, a dream vacation, or just a little money in your pocket, you want to save as much as possible, while still keepingContinue reading “Top 3 Coupon Apps for Grocery Shopping”

Healthy Grape Salad Recipe (with True Goodness by Meijer)

I’m always looking for fun, easy, fast snacks to make my son. He loves grapes and greek yogurt, so when I had this grape salad at my work cafe, I knew I had to recreate it for my son. I went grocery shopping and found True Goodness by Meijer products for 3 out of theContinue reading “Healthy Grape Salad Recipe (with True Goodness by Meijer)”

Finding Time for Fitness

It’s hard enough working full time and finding time for a workout, let alone being a mom and finding time for a workout! Gyms with daycare are great, but at the end of the day, I don’t want to drop Max off at a daycare after I’ve been away from him all day. I’ve foundContinue reading “Finding Time for Fitness”