Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Kale Chicken Caesar Bites

Kale Chicken Caesar Bites are a simple appetizer that only require 4 ingredients! They are flavorful and easy to make!
When it comes to appetizers, I usually like to keep them qui…
Monday, May 30, 2016

Products Adalyn's Loving Part 6 + Giveaway

1. IFME Toddler Shoes Adalyn is always running everywhere and needs a good pair of shoes. We love these shoes from IFME. I chose the Venice shoes in lavender because I knew that …
Sunday, May 29, 2016

Get Out and Garden

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own.
During the summer, there is nothing like eating your own homegrown produce. I love the fruit from my parent's farm and the to…
Friday, May 27, 2016

8 Tips for the Best Summer Ever

Thank you Colgate® Enamel Health™ Mineral Repair™ for sponsoring this post. Head to your local retailer to get started on your oral healthcare routine! By February or so each year…

Product I'm Loving in 2016 Part 14

1. Capresso beverage makers I am excited about this review because my family and I got to try out some new products that are pretty awesome. I love tea but have never had a kettl…
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Butterfinger Protein Bars

These Butterfinger Protein Bars are easy and only take 5 minutes to make. Super tasty and much more affordable than store-bought bars!
I've written about it before how much I …
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Our 2016 Gardening Plan + Giveaway

This blog post is sponsored by EcoScraps. All opinions are my own.


Growing up, my dad always had a huge garden and I loved having fresh produce. There is nothing like going to you…
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Mexican Breakfast Casserole

This Mexican Breakfast Casserole is simple to make and is full of flavor with black beans, salsa, bell peppers, avocado and cilantro!


As a dietitian, I hear all kinds of nutrition…

Strawberry Cheesecake Parfaits

These Strawberry Cheesecake Parfaits take 5 minutes to make and are the perfect dessert. Made lighter with Greek yogurt and fresh strawberries.
At a recent work event, the icebrea…
Monday, May 23, 2016

Our Baby's Nighttime Routine

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. This post is sponsored by Huggies OverNites. All opinions are mine alone. #EveryoneSleeps #CollectiveBi…
Friday, May 20, 2016

Products I'm Loving in 2016 Part 13

1. April FitSnack Box Another month of FitSnack goodies! I enjoyed the Purely Elizabeth cereal with granola and puff's cereal with some soymilk. I gave my daughter some dry s…
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Grilled Pork Tacos with Pineapple Salsa

These Grilled Pork Tacos with Pineapple Salsa are perfect for a quick dinner and full of fresh flavors!






During the week, meals must be quick. After a long day at work, we do not f…
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

How to Get Your Car Ready for Summer

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When it comes to doing a job, my husband alw…
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Food to Pack for a Road Trip

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This year, we have taken a f…

Grocery List for Diabetics

I have been compensated by Glucerna for this post; however, I am sharing my own thoughts. All opinions are my own. Talk with your health care provider about a diabetes management …
Monday, May 16, 2016

8 Must-Have Toddler Items

My daughter is now 19 months old (almost 20 months) and thank goodness, we need a lot less products now than when she was a newborn baby. No burp cloths, breast pump, swaddles, e…
Saturday, May 14, 2016

Teaching Your Toddler to Enjoy the Water

This post was sponsored by SwimWays as part of an Activation for Influence Central. I received products to facilitate my review.
I should have titled this post "Teaching You…
Friday, May 13, 2016

Cucumber Hummus Roll Ups

Cucumber Hummus Roll Ups are an easy and healthy appetizer that take 10 minutes to make and are perfect for entertaining! Made with hummus, feta and fresh vegetables.
When the wea…
Thursday, May 12, 2016

A Week of Meals with Door to Door Organics

I recently participated in a challenge with Door to Door Organics to create a week of menus using the items from their shop only. Since they have so much available including fresh…
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Product's Adalyn's Loving Part 5 + Giveaway

1. iQ Juice Adalyn is obsessed with juice but we do not give it to her often because of the sugar content. When I received these iQ juices to try, after checking the ingredients …
Tuesday, May 10, 2016

How We Are Saving For Our Next Cars

Troy and I's cars are both older (~10 years old) and have well over 100,000 miles each on them. They are starting to get more and more issues that sneak up on us. We know tha…
Monday, May 9, 2016

Asian Chopped Salad

This Asian Chopped Salad is ready in 10 minutes, is packed with nutritious vegetables and is full of flavor with a sweet soy vinaigrette! When the weather gets warmer, to me, that…
Saturday, May 7, 2016

Celebrating The Moms in My Life

Last year, I got to celebrate my first Mother's day. It was such a special day to me as a new mom. Adalyn was just 8 months old at that time and life was still a little hecti…
Friday, May 6, 2016

Products Adalyn's Loving Part 4 + Giveaway

 1. B.Box Sippy Cups and Bib Before becoming a mom, I never knew what a big deal it was to find a good sippy cup. So many of them leak, break, are hard to clean, hard to drink ou…
Thursday, May 5, 2016

8 Things No One Warned You About Having a Toddler

Being a parent is easily my favorite part of my life. Before my daughter was born, I read so many parenting books, articles, etc. to prepare. Even though everyone warns you about…
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Carrot Cake Baked Oatmeal Cups

If you are a carrot cake lover, try these Carrot Cake Baked Oatmeal Cups with healthy cream cheese frosting for a healthy and satisfying breakfast!









I am on such a baked oatmeal ki…
Monday, May 2, 2016

Healthy Mini Key Lime Pies

Healthy Mini Key Lime Pies take 5 minutes to make and have only 5 ingredients! They make the perfect easy dessert that is light and delicious!
I have a big sweet tooth. My mom alw…