Easter Idea Roundup


We’re just about a week out from Easter, and the excitement is building around here. Peek-a-who sent me monogramed Jellycat bunnies for each kiddo’s basket… and I’m also throwing in personalized Tervis cups in each one. In our house, so far, mommy and daddy’s big Tervis cups are coveted and cool. And they only ever […]

Taming Hyenas With Compost Smoothies


When my kids get home from school, it’s like, stop. SHHHH. Don’t. open. ¬†your. mouth. Not before I can shove some food in it. Because, holy crackers, the after school whiiinnnnnneee is intense. We walk in the door and straight to the kitchen. I’m rummaging through the pantry, throwing bars and fruit snacks at them […]

Meal Planning Success!


Last night I made quite possibly one of the best dinners ever… for me. (The bar is pretty low to begin with.) And the night before that, the dinner I made was pretty tasty, too. In fact, I’ve made 7 pretty great dinners in the last 9 nights. And by “made” I don’t mean “picked […]



My mom introduced me to this leafy green treat. No really, it’s delicious. Seriously! It’s not at all like you’re eating big leaves. It really is like eating the lightest, crispiest chips. Make you some. Be sure you start with really dry leaves, so wash them and then pat them dry with a towel, even […]