Mom Tip… ‘Submarine’ Straws

I seem to always need a straw for my son when one isn’t available- or it’s too long and results in spilling at meals. I now carry this handy little box in my diaper bag or purse. It’s filled with bendy, submarine straws that I cut about 1 inch off the bottom. That ensures I…

What’s for Dinner? Week of 9/17/17

This week was a mix of some of our favorites as well as some new meals. I’d say this week was a hit all the way around- almost all 5s across the board! Two of these are even slow cooker meals for extra ease. Sunday- Pan Seared Chicken and Broccolini in Creamy Mustard Sauce Monday-…

What’s for Dinner? Week of 9/10/17

If you read the post from the week of 9/3/17, you know that I’ve been loving the blog Carlsbad Cravings for amazing recipes. I’ve made quite a few of them now and I really like her style, approach and flavors. If you’re looking for a good weeknight meal, you may want to check the recipe beforehand….

What’s for Dinner? Week of 9/3/17

This week I’m trying out some new recipes from a blog that I have been following- Carlsbad Craving. Her recipes have a lot of flavor and have been really good thus far. There are also a lot of unique items so I’m enjoying the increased variety. We’ve saved quite a few to Paprika so look for…

Mom Tip… Road Tape

This is one of my all time favorite mom hacks- Road Tape. We used this tape to decorate for my son’s construction themed birthday party. The kids loved playing with it on our coffee table, so I knew I wanted to find a way to use it again. It’s essentially painters tape, so it doesn’t get…