I was going to use fresh raspberries, but I had them on the counter and my oldest ate all of them in five minutes! So frozen raspberries it was 🙂 With my first two boys all I wanted was protein and more protein. I'm talking Mexican burrito bowls all day every day! With this third … Continue reading Super Food Coconut “Rice” Pudding with Raspberry Puree
Oh how things change with the 3rd pregnancy! This morning I tried to pull-up my "third trimester sized" leggings and my hips screamed at me. Aaron laughed (in a non-judgemental, its ok, way!). I care more then ever about what I'm eating this pregnancy yet I already feel like my belly is the same size … Continue reading Pregnancy Weight Gain: Is it normal to gain 4lbs in one week?
First Date Since a year ago. And we can't take a serious selfie together 😉 I’ve been so MIA, but I have been traveling visiting family for 39 days! Oh boy was it a blast, there is pretty much nothing that makes me happier then spending time with the people I love the most – … Continue reading Oregon Coast
Its no secret that I haven't been miss happy bee since making the move from Atlanta. In fact I've been just a big mess trying to love a situation and when new years came around I knew some changes needed to be made, I just didn't know which ones exactly or where to even start. … Continue reading New Years Resolutions are actually the best thing ever.
I love thanksgiving, I really do! Not because of the food, but because of the wine and no presents have to be bought, its such a relief. Its basically Christmas without the presents, so I don't have to worry about buying anyone anything or worried that I don't seem happy enough when I open a … Continue reading Sweet Potato Souffle with Bourbon Maple Syrup & Candied Pecans
I use to wake up at 5:11, get publicly ready (make-up), dress my son up sort of cute, drop him off at school, and go crush the day. After pick up, I was the fun mom who played and laughed and made healthy, nutritious dinners. Fast forward through me graduating and our family moving to … Continue reading Transitioning to a “SAHM”, Part 1
Pumpkin craze is crazy come fall. You know I'm not even going to try to compete with the uncountable number of pumpkin recipes out there- so, let me change your life. Molasses Whipped Cream. Make it. Plop it on pumpkin pie, pumpkin muffin/cupcake (what's this difference?), pumpkin latte's, pumpkin ice cream, pumpkin smoothies... the possibilities … Continue reading How to One-Up Everything Pumpkin: Molasses Whipped Cream