Spring Cleaning Challenge: The Bathroom

Spring Cleaning Checklist for the Bathroom

I have a confession to make: I don’t like cleaning. I like the results after cleaning, but the actual cleaning process?  Not for me. The main reason I’m publishing this Spring Cleaning Challenge is so I’ll actually do some spring cleaning.  There’s no accountability like posting something on the Internet for the whole world to…

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Easy Homemade Flatbread {Gluten-free and Dairy-free}

You are just 25 minutes away from the BEST and EASIEST gluten-free flatbread of your life! Just 5 ingredients! Great gluten-free and dairy-free flatbread recipe.

I’ve made this recipe three times in two days because it’s that good and I’m that excited about it.  Sometimes when I make a new recipe and it turns out just right, I feel like I’ve won the lottery. That’s how I felt the first time I made this easy homemade flatbread.  I couldn’t believe…

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Triple Berry Baked Oatmeal

Triple Berry Baked Oatmeal--a healthy breakfast recipe from Happy Healthy Mama

I’ve got another baked oatmeal recipe for you! These days I’ve been eating a lot of steel cut oats.  They simmer on the stove in the morning while I’m working (before the kids wake up) and I really don’t mind the wait. Sometimes, though, it’s nice to switch it up. By switch it up, I…

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Spring Cleaning Challenge: An Organized Pantry

Spring Cleaning Challenge: Organize Your Pantry

Once upon a time, we moved into a new house and had a shiny, new pantry. Bigger than any pantry I’d ever had! I showed you pictures of this organized pantry and many of you commented, “Wow! Where’s all the food?!” It was so neat and clean it looked sparse. Okay, it was sparse. Almost…

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Luke’s Favorite Broccoli (an 8 minute recipe!)

Luke's Favorite Broccoli--this is the 8 minute side dish that got my son loving broccoli.

Sometimes you just need a quick side dish to round out a meal.  Or, sometimes, you realize your kids haven’t eaten anything green in days and your only other option is to serve a green smoothie with dinner.  This recipe is for those days.  It’s a simple recipe for sure.  So simple, in fact, I’m…

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Rainbow Smoothies: A Tasting Activity for Kids

Rainbow Smoothies--Teach Your Kids about Eating The Rainbow with this fun tasting activity!

 One of the most important lessons about food I want my kids to learn is the importance of variety.  Eating fresh, whole foods is important, but your body doesn’t benefit nearly as much unless you are eating a wide variety of foods.  Since for kids St. Patrick’s Day is all about leprechauns and rainbows, I…

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