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Disney Inspired Treat!

  Happy Monday everyone! This morning's blog is inspired by my weekend trip to Walt Disney World with my daughter Laila! I wanted to share a few pics of our trip and what we made this morning to snack...

Banana Pops!!!!!!

WARNING!!! This can be an incredibly messy and fun activity that is absolutely delicious! There seems to be a theme this summer in my kitchen that my daughter Laila comes to me with an idea of something fun and sweet...

Salt and Pepper!!

Ok guys this post is going to be a little boring but I wanted to address the reason I don't put a measurement when I list salt and pepper in my recipes. The reason is bc I really feel it is a matter of taste...

Happy 4th of July!!!!!

Happy 4th of July everyone!!!! Laila and I made two of our favorite treats to enjoy and share with friends on a special day like today! Here is what Laila made all by herself :)  - You take a mason jar or glass fill it...

Nutella Popsicles!!!!!

  My daughter Laila loves Nutella and yesterday she was craving something to eat with it. So, I thought its so hot outside why don't we make popsicles with it and we did and they were amazing!!!! Here is what I did : 1 cup unsweetened...

Frozen Grapes!

I wanted to share a favorite snack of mine when I'm trying to beat the heat this summer with something refreshing! I love frozen grapes as a healthy snack when I'm hanging out on my back deck or visiting Florida and laying out by the pool....

Happy Monday! Lets Get Outside and Move!

I Good Morning! I know this site is dedicated to eating a little healthier versions of some great recipes, but lets not forget we need to get up and move! :) Exercising can sometimes be daunting and feel like a struggle for all of us....

Flavored Olive oils!

I wanted to share a great find here in Nashville, we have a local specialty olive oil store and they have some amazing products! I know theses types of stores are popping up all over the United States so be sure and see if you...

Love Local Farmers Markets!

This was a great find this week at my local farmers stand here in Nashville. I used these fresh tomatoes to make an amazing marinara sauce with pasta and shrimp and it was so delicious! The fun part of cooking healthy meals is finding GREAT...

Italian Seasoning in a Tube!

  This is a great find in your local grocery store in the produce section! In a lot of my recipes you will notice that I list this in the ingredients because it is fast and easy. :) They also have this tube in other things...