Category: Family Life

Short Reads: Bento Boxes & Oyster Bars

Hello busy parents, it’s time to take a brief break from your busy week with a selection of short reads and something to try for the weekend. Celebrate today with a random act of kindness. They’re so easy, you’re probably doing many of them already. While…

Short Reads: Handshake & Kisses

Hello busy parents, it’s time to take a brief break. Here’s a selection of short reads for the weekend. I promise this is my last Valentine’s Day pick for the year, but these cookies were irresistible. Pausing for a fashion moment while I look at these gorgeous…

Roundup Valentine's Day Treats

Valentine’s Day Treats

Homemade Gifts for Your Valentine It’s time to get out your heart molds, XO cookie cutters, and creative toques for Valentine’s Day. While your child exchanges classroom cards, surprise them (and dad) with a special treat from the heart. Whether your family will be eating at…

Short Reads: Super Bowl Snacks, Puddles & More

Hello busy parents, it’s time to take a break. Here’s a selection of short reads for the weekend. Delicious-looking no-cook appetizer recipes that make hosting a gathering, like a Super Bowl Party, a cinch. Reading about this made me want to go back to school. Personal…

Healthy Recipe for the Family: Almond Breakfast Cups

Almond Breakfast Cups

One of my New Year’s resolutions is to choose healthier snacks for my family. My goal is to eliminate or use the least amount of sugar and carbohydrates as well as go gluten-free when possible. My recipe research continues but I have tested a few with…

Short Reads: Potatoes, Turtlenecks & More

Hello busy parents, it’s time to take a break. Here’s a selection of short reads for the weekend. Breakfast is served. Are you ready to tackle a new list of books for the new year? Here you go. Chowhound is my go-to for delicious and sometimes…