Hummus is a perfect snack that is both nutritious and delicious! Hummus is a good source of protein (2 tablespoons contain 1.5 grams of protein). It is a low sodium and yummy treat that contains potassium and methionine (an amino acid that complements protein). When it is homemade, it is also gluten-free. This classic hummus recipe… Read More Gluten-Free & Protein-Packed Hummus Recipe
Does your child struggle with their reading? It is so difficult for both child and parent when reading doesn’t come naturally. You may be feeling unsure as to how to help your child, as well as frustrated when your child is unwilling to practice their reading. Read on to learn what you can do to… Read More 6 Amazing Books to Motivate Struggling Readers
Is homework more like hellwork in your home? Does even the H-word result in screaming, fighting and tears? If you are nodding you head, these teacher tried and true homework tips are for you!
Did you get ambitious and plant a herb garden this summer? You’ve probably been enjoying fresh herbs all summer long. But now that the growing season is coming to an end, you’ve probably got more herbs than you know what to do with. I know I do! The perfect solution to an overambitious herb garden… Read More How to Dry Extra Herbs from your Garden
It is fall and the leaves are falling down. We may be sad to see the first sign of winter coming (if you are, check out my post on great reasons to get excited for fall), but if your toddlers are anything like mine, they are THRILLED with a great new activity, jumping in leaves!
There is just something about fall, isn’t there? The air is crisp and fresh, the scenery is gorgeous and feeling cozy is on everyone’s mind. I always imagine all the ways I’m going to plan fall family fun, but it never happens. If you are anything like me, you are so busy with back-to-school activities… Read More 20 Fantastic Ideas for Fall Family Fun
This morning I got some very exciting news. My fellow blogger, Sophie Piper from Real Foodie Family, nominated me for the Blogger’s Recognition Award. This evening, I found out I was also nominated for the same award by Katie Bressler, from Tickled Scarlett, another great blog. Needless to say, I am thrilled to be chosen for… Read More The Blogger’s Recognition Award