Your Thanksgiving Table Needs These 10 Items

This year you’re hosting Thanksgiving, which comes with advantages and a few set backs. You’ve divvied up who’s bringing what. Your Great Aunt is making her famous french chocolate silk pie and your brother is bringing a family favorite, salad. You’ve rounded up all your ingredients days in advance and already started into pie and cranberry [...]

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​Stress-Free Back To School Non-Processed Snacks

School is almost back in session. We are eager for it to begin – excited to see what classes our kids will be in, but honestly anxious to see what homework we’ll be helping them with at 10PM on a school night. Although, I do love coming home and having my kids share with me what they’ve [...]

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Easy Plane Travel Tips to Stay Healthy

As frequent travelers we like to think we complied a nice list of helpful tips to make the process of flying from point A to point B slightly more enjoyable. If you have some health tips that keep you sane in-flight or before, do share in the comments below!1. Hydrate. Should be a no-brainer, and practically every blogger, [...]

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Current Mood: Popsicles

Our kids love popsicles. The sensation of having something cold on a warm day is so refreshing and delightful. We’ve dabbled with the store bought ones, but reaching for homemade ones in the freezer is always our favorite. We’ve made elaborate tasty blends and simple flavor sweets. We are always looking for new ways to make popsicles, and we [...]

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Best Boston Based Ice Cream Shops

There is nothing like a cone of ice cream during a nice evening stroll after dinner during the summer. It’s so nice to walk around with something sweet and cool and enjoy the breeze after a hot day in the sun. And now at ice cream parlors there are so many interesting, tasty flavors, although the traditional flavors are [...]

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12 Summer Recipes Without Turning On The Oven

Winter finally made the leap and switched to summer on the East Coast. Not sure where Spring was hiding? Nevertheless, Summer is here and its been hot since it arrived. And we love it. But it definitely changes things in the kitchen for us. We try to minimize our oven use as much as possible, because sweating when we [...]

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Father's Day Fishing

Every year my kids always want to know what I want to do for Father’s Day, but we end up doing the same thing – it never changes. I love fishing. It’s one of those things I can do and totally relax. Typically, I can escape from anything that is stressing me out or that I need to [...]

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Thanks Mom -- For All Those Chocolate Chip Cookies And Everything Else

Chocolate Chip Cookies are a family go to. Do you make chocolate chip cookies for Mother’s Day? Probably not, but those chewy center, crispy rim and chocolatey bursts in every bite definitely remind me of my lovely mother. Chocolate chip cookies is one of the first things I ever baked with my mum when I was little. Helping [...]

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Gluten-Free Salmon Cake Recipes For Celiac Awareness Month

It’s soon to be May and we are very excited to celebrate Celiac Awareness month with the Celiac Disease Foundation and the Beyond Celiac Foundation. Celiac Disease is a “genetic autoimmune disorder where the ingestion of gluten leads to damage in the small intestine”. What this means is that when people with celiac consume gluten their immune response attacks the small [...]

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ECO-Friendly Egg Dyeing

Something we do with the kids every year when Easter is around the corner is dye eggs. I used to do it every year with my mother and siblings. The process of dipping, drawing and painting to create the most colorful, little ovals for our dining table center piece was such a delight. Although, cleaning up afterwards wasn’t received [...]

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