Recipes · Toddler Meals

Mini Egg Casseroles

These Mini Egg Casseroles are a lifesaver for your morning routine! Just prepare them ahead, freeze, and simply reheat for a quick, healthy breakfast (or snack). Your kids will love them as much as you do, and they couldn’t be easier to prepare by layering a few basic ingredients, then baking in the oven. You… Continue reading Mini Egg Casseroles

Holiday · Recipes

Classic Egg Salad

With Easter just around the corner, eggs are on my mind. You may have read a recent post of mine titled How to Hard Boil Eggs, where I shared the nutritional benefits of eggs as a superfood, along with an easy method to achieve the perfect hard boiled egg. And when it comes down to putting those perfect… Continue reading Classic Egg Salad

Nutrition · Recipes · Toddler Meals

How to Hard Boil Eggs

From a nutritional standpoint, eggs are the perfect food. They’re low in calories, high in protein, and packed full of both monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats (aka healthy fats). They also contain a number of important nutrients, including but not limited to: Vitamins A, B5, B12, and B2, Folate, Phosphorous, and Selenium. And if that’s not enough,… Continue reading How to Hard Boil Eggs

Nutrition · Recipes

Best Ever Steamed Artichokes

Artichokes rank high on my list of favorite superfoods. Not only are they delicious, just look at some of the nutritional benefits below: Artichokes are rich in antioxidants, even greater than dark chocolate, blueberries, and red wine. Their fiber content averages around 10 grams per one prepared artichoke, making them even more fibrous than lima… Continue reading Best Ever Steamed Artichokes

Holiday · Recipes

Milk Chocolate Caramel Shortbread Squares & Phat Cow Rocky Road Fudge

The recipe for these Milk Chocolate Caramel Shortbread Squares is as simple as can be. First you bake the shortbread, then layer homemade caramel and milk chocolate on top. They taste heavenly, almost identical to Twix bars if you’re looking for a comparison. You won’t need more than a few bites to curb your sweet… Continue reading Milk Chocolate Caramel Shortbread Squares & Phat Cow Rocky Road Fudge

Gift Idea · Holiday · Recipes

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies in a Jar

If you’re looking to make a homemade gift this holiday season, why not try a jar gift? They are easy, inexpensive, and loads of fun to create. I made a few of these Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie jars at a craft event recently and am excited to gift them in the coming weeks. The… Continue reading Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies in a Jar

Fall · Recipes

Harvest Pumpkin Cupcakes with Orange Cream Cheese Frosting

I stumbled upon this recipe a few years ago and fell in love. I’ve prepared it every Fall since, usually for my husband’s birthday (pumpkin is his favorite), but it’s also proven to be a big hit at holiday gatherings.  The cake is sweet, rich, and moist… and when paired with a light, citrus frosting, you have the perfect… Continue reading Harvest Pumpkin Cupcakes with Orange Cream Cheese Frosting