Archive For The “Food” Category

Easy Cocktail Ideas For a Busy Mama

Easy Cocktail Ideas For a Busy Mama

i love me a good cocktail but these days if it isn’t easy to make…forgetaboutit.  I’ll forgo it or pour myself a glass of wine.  lately i realized that a little rum or gin in juice or juice + soda water is the easiest and best way to go!  it’s sweet, mild and just the…

Food , , , , , , , , , , , ,

10 Meal Ideas for Toddlers

10 Meal Ideas for Toddlers

c is a great eater but will not eat many things more than once or twice.  try to give her the same soup three days in a row?  forgetaboutit.  so i do my best to mix things up but with similar ingredients so i’m not buying for SOO many meals at a time. here are…

Food , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Mommy Mondays: How to Get Your Kids to Eat More Vegetables

Mommy Mondays: How to Get Your Kids to Eat More Vegetables

Oh my is this a tricky one.  With every new stage charlotte grows into comes new challenges with food, sleep and behavior.  These days, getting her to eat veggies in it’s pure form is obsolete.  SO what is a mama to do??  Hide it in food she loves of course. =) Here are some fun…

Food, Mommy Mondays , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Yelp Elite

Yelp Elite

This year my Yelp Elite status was renewed and I have been a part of this family 6 years in a row.  WOW.  So crazy.  I recently went to this AMAZING yelp event and I just wanted to share a few pics from the event and all of the wonderful vendors that came.  Confession: This…

Family, Food , , , , , , , ,

Somi Somi

Somi Somi

Omgggg if you guys are in ktown check out this delicious dessert place called somi somi. Fish shaped bread  (like a soft cone) filled with custard, Nutella, or red bean and then filled with Milk, green tea or banana flavored ice cream.  GAHHHHH so good. My recommendation would be to get a cup with you…

Food , , ,

Top 3 Wine Bottles

Top 3 Wine Bottles

Going to a dinner party or hosting a special event?  Here are three bottles you can’t go wrong with!  These babies are my all time faaaave red wines. =)  They are all dry, bold and heaven in a glass. <3 2014 J. Lohr Estates Seven Oaks Cabernet Sauvignon ($14.99) The Prisoner Red Blend ($34.19) Pillastro Primitivo 2013 ($13.99)…

Food , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Friendsgiving

Friendsgiving

i had these REALLY grand plans of doing thanksgiving crafts with charlotte~ teaching her the history of it, painting pumpkins, painting turkeys, blah blah blah.  then she got sick and we got sick.  SOOOO instead of showing you all our cool art, here are some pics from my friendsgiving last night.  <3  food was bomb…

Food , , , , , , ,

Mommy Mondays: Is Your Kid the ‘Weird’ Kid?

Mommy Mondays: Is Your Kid the ‘Weird’ Kid?

today is Halloween and i thought this post was fitting for what i’m currently struggling with: sweets and bad food for kids.  c is 17 months (almost 18) and well… most of the kids her age have had a lot of snacks/foods that i don’t give her.  her daycare even gives her some foods that i…

Family, Food, Mommy Mondays , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

A little romance…

A little romance…

holy crap, how delicious does this spread look????  before we had C, mike and i did fun things like this ALL THE TIME.  i used to drink wine every night with dinner or just while watching tv~ it was FANTASTIC.  before i met mike, wine + cheese was my dinner most nights.  lol anyway, now…

Food , , , , , ,

Green Bean Fail

Green Bean Fail

  two sundays ago we started giving c purees!  i had been itching and super eager to give C actual fooooood.  i researched it for over a month and asked all my mommy friends about how and what they all prepared for their little ones.  i chose these two below to start with for a…

Food , , , , , ,
Go Top