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Quick and easy weeknight dinner idea

Contrary, to my meal planning aversion I actually do enjoy cooking for my family each evening. I think eating dinner together as a family is an important ritual and that it is the key to keeping a … [Read More...]

Free Printable Shopping List

Free Printable Grocery Shopping List

This week we are talking all about grocery shopping and meal planning, both of which seem to surprise me each week with their difficulty. I'm not exactly sure what  is so daunting about it, but there … [Read More...]

Handmade Mood lists: 10 favorites at CostCo, the best amazon steals and deals and 10 things you've gotta buy at Trader Joes

Our Best Shopping Lists

Wether we're shopping for three, five or eight we've all got our favorites from the grocery store, CostCo, Trader Joe's and Amazon. Ever wonder what we can't live without from each of those stores? … [Read More...]


October Photos Ops

October is a month for the senses- the crunchy leaves, changing air temps, brilliant fall colors and fabulous fall smells fill our eyes, ears and noses. It's also a month that seems to fly by in a … [Read More...]

Roasted Pumpkin Soup

Ginger Pumpkin Soup

Am I the only one who could eat soup every day of the week and twice on Sunday? If my little kids weren't so messy we would eat soup a lot more often. I just love that for relatively little effort, I … [Read More...]

Pumpkin Ice Cream

Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream

When we first started talking about pumpkin week, we wanted to come up with a bit of a twist. We decided that a little pumpkin pie ice cream ... ahem ... pumpkin gelato is just what October ordered. … [Read More...]

Super easy and yummy pumpkin muffin recipe

Perfect Pumpkin Muffins

I know perfection is in the eye of the beholder, but when it comes to pumpkin muffins, I'm pretty sure these are perfection. Not only is the recipe amazingly easy and kid-helper friendly, the muffin … [Read More...]