rainbow fruit pops

Rainbow Fruit Kabobs

I've noticed a trend at our house lately. The mornings we start the day making rainbow fruit kabobs - those days end up being the best days. BTW, these are also my fav kids' snack right now... Which is saying a lot because we're averaging about 57 "can I have a snacks" a day lately...… Continue reading Rainbow Fruit Kabobs

health, kids

5 Things I Do (and Don’t) When My Kids are Fighting a Cold

As not fun as it is to have a sick kid, I gotta admit, I do love the couch snuggles... One of us was sick last week (can you tell which one?) with a fever, runny nose and a cough. Thankfully the really "sick" part only lasted about 24 hours, which I credit a lot… Continue reading 5 Things I Do (and Don’t) When My Kids are Fighting a Cold

dairy-free orange creamsicles
desserts, recipes

Dairy-Free Orange Creamsicles

You know when you eat something you remember from your childhood it immediately takes you right back to where you were, and even how you felt? That's what it was like when I tried this dairy-free orange creamsicle recipe for the first time. Of course the ones from back when I was a kid were not dairy-free.… Continue reading Dairy-Free Orange Creamsicles

healthy road trip snacks

The Best Healthy Road Trip Snacks

We're leaving for the beach this week so naturally I started thinking about what healthy road trip snacks I needed to stock up on a week ago. I still haven't gotten sunscreen. Or washed my new swim suit. Hats! Ack, I was supposed to order beach hats for the girls and I totally forgot. Oops....… Continue reading The Best Healthy Road Trip Snacks

healthy eating for kids

How to Get Your Kid to Eat Anything

Let me preface this by saying I'm still figuring out this whole how to get kids to eat vegetables thing. Healthy eating for kids... scratch that, plain ol' feeding kids is pull-your-hair-out hard. There are few things more frustrating in life than spending precious time preparing a healthy, balanced meal and then seeing said meal… Continue reading How to Get Your Kid to Eat Anything