Motherhood: What Are We Trying to Prove?

No one warns you how hard mom life can truly be.  No one prepares you for all the obstacles, ups and downs and all the emotions you go through being a mom … and this all takes place within minutes after your baby is born. Then we bring our baby (or babies) home. Now what? […]

Whole Wheat Apple and Carrot Muffins

I love trying new recipes and making healthier muffin options for my children to take to preschool and school.  Most store bought baking is full of fat and sugar … and we wonder why obesity is on the rise in children.  Please parents … please start baking at home with your children.  Let us start […]

Baked Broccoli Cakes

I normally dislike steamed or cooked vegetables.  I guess it’s a texture thing.  I would rather eat my vegetables raw and enjoy the crunchy sound they make.  But today I wanted to be a bit more adventurous and make a new vegetable to enjoy. Broccoli should be added to everyone’s diets.  It is a good […]

HOSPITAL BAG CHECKLIST

Oh the excitement about being pregnant and having a baby has kept you busy! You might have the baby room decorated, clothes washed and put away neatly in the dresser, rocking chair ordered, and bottles washed and ready to go when baby comes home! You think to yourself, I’VE GOT THIS! I AM SOOO READY! […]