Category Archives: Recipes and Food

Kids-friendly recipes and foods that has this mom’s stamp of approval.

Easy Camping Meals

We have always loved to camp, but since we bought our teardrop trailer earlier this year, we have been doing a lot more of it.  While I love to camp, one part of it I don’t enjoy is coming up with camping meals and getting all the food together.  I like to have all the food prepped and… Keep Reading »

Strawberry Rhubarb Meringue Pie Recipe

I just love this time of year! I go out to the garden nearly every day to check the progress of all the little plants poking their heads up after a long winter’s slumber beneath a blanket of shredded leaves. Take a look at the effect just one week of temperatures in the 80’s had on my rhubarb.… Keep Reading »

Celebrate National BBQ Month with Stubbs

May is National BBQ Month.  It’s time to break out the grill and move the cooking outdoors.  Now that the weather has finally warmed up (fingers crossed it stays that way), my mouth is watering at the thought of all the burgers, hot dogs, chicken breast, and ribs we are are going to make on the grill this summer.… Keep Reading »

Celebrate National Frozen Food Month With Van’s

Did you know it’s National Frozen Food Month? I didn’t either 🙂 But there’s no denying that frozen foods can make life a lot easier for a busy mom. Mornings are hectic in our home with trying to get 3 kids fed and off to school. I frequently rely on Van’s Frozen waffles to make my life a… Keep Reading »

Buckeye Pretzel Bites

I can’t believe another year is coming to a close.  Tonight is New Year’s Eve and I plan on spending it with my family, watching movies, playing board games, and eating copious amounts of snacks until we watch the ball drop at midnight.  Hopefully my kids will polish off the rest of the Christmas cookies so I can… Keep Reading »

Dill Carrot and Celery Root Soup Recipe

During the winter, I make at least a couple of batches of soup each week.  Hearty and filling, homemade soup is a great way to warm up on a cold winter’s day.   One of our favorite soups to make is this Dill Carrot and Celery Root Soup recipe.  I originally got the recipe from The Nourishing Gourmet,… Keep Reading »

Cranberry Turkey Salad Crescent Roll-ups #LeftoverFriday

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Modern Mom Insider for Hellmann’s. All opinions expressed are 100% mine I hope all my US readers had a wonderful Thanksgiving. I know our family did. We ate too much as usual, and probably have enough leftovers to last us for a week. After a day or so, my… Keep Reading »

Super Easy Hot Cocoa for One Recipe

Disclosure: I was provided with a sampler of In The Raw Sweeteners to facilitate this post. No other compensation was received. All opinions stated are my own. This week, winter arrived here in Ohio.  We got 6 inches of snow overnight, the kids got their first snow day of the year, and we had to remember where we stashed… Keep Reading »