10 Helpful Websites for Toddler Meal Ideas

Monday, July 28, 2014

Anyone that has spent the day with Carl knows that he is a super picky eater. We introduced him to all sorts of foods early on that I made from scratch (all except pureed meat, I could never get the texture right). So when he started to eat table foods, it became very frustrating when he refused everything. I read countless articles on how to get your child to eat a variety of healthy and nutritious foods, and yet none of their suggestions have helped Carl become an adventurous eater (actually, I’d settle for an average eater). 

2 Free Prints for Christmas in July

Friday, July 25, 2014


Christmas is my favorite time of  year. My twin sister and I have always been the type to countdown for Christmas months before. There is such a different feeling around the holiday season. Houses feel warmer and cozier, you get to spend extra time with family and friends, and there are so many fun activities to do. And of course, there are Christmas movies and books. I have loved reading other blogger's Christmas in July posts and have decided to jump on the bandwagon. So today, I am sharing with you 2 free prints in honor of Christmas in July. Keep reading to check them out!

Sweet Corn Cake

Sunday, July 20, 2014


One of our favorite items when going out to eat at Mexican Restaurants (and Cheesecake Factory) are sweet corn cakes. Carl absolutely loves this decadent side dish. I have been trying for a few years to find a recipe to recreate it at home and I finally found one that works with adjustments from Allrecipes.com. I am amazed at how close the flavor and texture is to our nearby Mexican Restaurants (especially Don Pablo's).