Peanut-free? Try this delicious sunbutter and jelly smoothie!

So. Smalls has an issue with food that doesn’t involve SunButter lately. Not that I’m complaining. I love me some Sunbutter. But when all he’ll eat is SunButter + [fill in the blank], it’s forcing me to get creative with my recipes. Like yesterday… Breakfast was a SunButter & Jelly smoothie. Lunch was a SunButter…

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Craving something delicious, but don't have time? Try this incredibly easy butternut squash risotto recipe!

*sigh*Yup. Smalls is entering the terrible 2s. Early. Fan-freakin-tastic. I wouldn’t be so irritated (yes, I’m irritated by this. Sue me.), but he is pitching fits about EVERYTHING. And I mean everything. Quick jump to My Stupid-Easy Butternut Squash Risotto Recipe. My Stupid-Easy Butternut Squash Risotto Recipe Getting Up. Diaper Change. Meals. Snacks. Toys. Bath.…

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toddler approved blueberry oat smoothie

Happy Tuesday, all! I have to say, allergies suck. Don’t you think? No? Really? Then you’ve never experienced allergies. Just sayin’. SO. I’ve been suffering for the past WEEK with the most infuriating allergy attack known to woman. Seriously. You don’t want to know what I’ve been going through. It’s awful. Getting It ALL Out…

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banana zucchini muffins

Happy Monday, everyone! Did you miss me? I certainly missed y’all. In case you didn’t notice, I’ve been sick. It sucks. What sucks worse is that Smalls has been sick. He had a horrible virus that knocked my superhero out for nearly a WEEK! And now he’s teething. Poor little guy is getting all 4…

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Peanut-free powerballs

Hello, all! How’s your day going? Just starting? I wish mine was…see, I’ve been up for awhile, but haven’t had a smidgen of time to make breakfast for myself. Smalls ate, don’t worry (oh yea of little faith!). So my empty stomach got me thinking. Sometimes mommy needs some help. A lot of help, or,…

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beet pancake recipe

Smalls LOVES to feed himself, but the only veggie he likes to eat all on its own is the lovely sweet potato. Now, I don’t have anything against sweet potatoes. I think they’re quite yummy, in fact. I just don’t like the fact that the majority of finger foods available for a 1 year old…

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Red Chard Recipe

As you may recall, I’m doing my best to follow a more healthful diet, including [eek!] COLLARD GREENS, CHARD, and KALE. These veggies have always frightened me for some reason, and after chowing down on some red chard today, I can’t for the life of me remember why! I mean, have you ever tried Googling…

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earth day

I thought that in honor of Earth Day I would share the little things that you and your family can do to help make a big difference and start on your green living journey. It’s no state secret that I’m a huge proponent of eating whole foods, composting, and the like. So here are some…

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mommy's little foodie week 11: prunes

I am sad to report that Smalls does NOT like watermelon. At all. Even with avocado (as a side dish). He makes gagging noises (without food in his mounth) and covers his mouth with his hands.   I thought that he would LOVE watermelon-it’s sweet, refreshing…but, alas, he does not.He also doesn’t do well with…

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peanut butter waffles recipe

Occasionally we have breakfast for dinner. I have to say that it’s one of my favorite meals. I LOVE breakfast foods: waffles, pancakes, scrambled eggs…. Because I start my day with cereal, I rarely have those things. And honestly, I think that they’re more suited to dinner. So that’s what we had last night. I’ve…

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