• Blog,  Healthy Eating,  Mom Life

    Family Traditions

    Taking the traditions my mom made with us by making banana pancakes with Cash. I always loved waking up to the smell of banana pancakes. Once I saw this perfect pancake maker on Jane.com, I had to get it. Getting Cash comfortable in our new home is a major priority in my life along with making those traditions he will…

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    Hidden Veggie Mac N Cheese

    I like to think that my little munchkin is a “simple eater” rather than a picky one BUT he pretty much only eats Annie’s Organic Macaroni and Cheese, fresh fruit, toast, hard boiled eggs, and cheese pizza. Veggies are definitely out of the question…well, so he thinks… I went out on a limb with this one. Knowing that carrots are on…

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    Broccoli Salad for Lunch

    In my last recipe post, Healthy Philly Cheesesteaks, I had leftover turkey, onions, and quinoa so I repurposed them with some broccoli, feta cheese, and topped it with a balsamic dressing. Easy peasy and so delicious!!     Here’s what you need: 1/2 C Quinoa 1/2 Package of Ground Turkey 1 Package of steamed broccoli florets 1 Package of feta cheese,…

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    Apple Nachos

    As per usual, #CupKate was in charge of bringing desserts for the Ansari Mother’s Day potluck. I love getting together with my family. We all live in Orange County and have a very laid back vibe. Mimosas were drank and quiche’s were made. No need for fancy planning, we just love each other’s company. For my family in particular, we…

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    No Drip Toddler Popsicles

    When Cash was sick, I learned that nothing beats a sore throat better than a cold, sweet popsicle. I also weighed the pros and cons of letting a 2-year-old suffer from a sore throat or get popsicle drippings EVERYWHERE. Let me tell you, I really contemplated letting him suck it up because cleaning up purple and red drip stains every…