Food · recipe

Soy Chorizo Vegan Chili

We are so behind on our post schedule it's not even funny but I figured as long as I'm not posting this recipe in June, we're cool (your standards change when you're a parent of two). So March is less than a week away but that means NOTHING here in Michigan because our weather is… Continue reading Soy Chorizo Vegan Chili

kids · lifestyle · parenthood

5 Strategies and Resources for Keeping Toddlers Screen-Free

Happy New Year friends! We hope all of you had a blessed holiday with your loved ones and we wish everyone peace, success, and happiness in 2018. Things are crazy busy here as we are preparing for a family vacation to Florida this weekend. I'll be honest, between the kids being sick early last month… Continue reading 5 Strategies and Resources for Keeping Toddlers Screen-Free

DIY · parenthood

2 Ingredient All Natural Baby Powder

Although we are passionate DIYers, we do recognize that we can't make EVERYTHING in life, even if we wanted to. There are simply not enough hours in the day. However there are some things, in our opinion, that are just silly not to make and this post is about one of them. Less than a… Continue reading 2 Ingredient All Natural Baby Powder

Food · recipe

Cinnamon French Toast Granola

Who doesn't like french toast? Cinnamon buttery goodness topped with sweet sticky maple syrup. Now imagine that same flavor in the form of a healthy snack. I recently started making my own granola and I just had to share how easy it is. Many recipes I found called for honey but I was craving the… Continue reading Cinnamon French Toast Granola

Food · recipe

No-Waste Slow Cooker Vegetable Broth

We are constantly trying to find new ways to recycle and reduce waste so when I attended a food demonstration at the healthcare system where I work, I was super excited when the cook revealed her secret for making use of unwanted vegetable scraps. Instead of throwing away the peels, ends, and cores of vegetables,… Continue reading No-Waste Slow Cooker Vegetable Broth