If your house is anything like mine you often hear the all too familiar call “Mom! I’m hungry!” around 3 o’clock in the afternoon. So today, I’m sharing a few tips that help me keep my kids’ after school hunger at bay and in between activities.
Food photography and blog photography has come a long way in the six years I’ve been blogging. When I began, I had a 2-megapixel phone and an old DSLR my husband and I purchased five years earlier for our trip to Rome. I didn’t know how the settings on the camera worked, and I always […]
Are you trying to ditch overly processed ingredients and make healthier school lunches but don’t know where to start? With some of the easy swaps in this post, you’ll be able to add better ingredients to your lunchboxes. Plus, today I’m going to introduce to you my young kitchen helper.
When I was pregnant with my first child, I excitedly read pregnancy and parenting magazines and took notes of the suggested essentials. The ability to leave the house in a hurry meant always having a diaper bag ready. However, in the midst of rushing I always felt like I was leaving something behind. My diaper […]
The last couple of weeks I’ve been struggling with pumping, nursing, adjusting to a new gluten free and dairy free diet, and getting out the door in a decent time frame with 3 kids. Good thing I finally have the diaper bag routine down to the minimal items I need to carry; otherwise, I’d be […]
Confession: I’ve been struggling with food. Not in an unhealthy kind of way… but in the way that someone on a diet looks at a brownie and says… I can’t have it! It’s difficult to be tempted like that all day long; especially when you work around food, write about food, and cook food like […]
Unless you “shop the perimeter” of your grocery store, you have probably encountered packaged snacks at some point. The packaged snack industry spends billions in marketing campaigns trying to convince consumers that their products are wholesome and healthy. When in truth, most have ingredients we can barely pronounce let alone know what they mean. As […]