This year was very special for several reasons. Not only was Monkey turning 2, but my cousin graduated from the United States Naval Academy. He was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the Marine Corps. Monkey and my cousin share the same first...Continue Reading
Spring has an magic quality about it. New babies are born and trees and flower come back to life after a long a cold winter. The biggest bonus, we get some amazingly delish fruits and veggies that we have been dreaming about all winter too. My...Continue Reading
I tend to not be a total carrot lover. In fact, when I was little the only way I would eat them was with a lot of ranch dressing or baked with brown sugar. Great diet right! One thing I do love is risotto. Who doesn't love an amazing creamy...Continue Reading
After a rough 5 weeks of ER visits, severe diarrhea, and dehydration all lead to the diagnosis of lactose intolerance. If you read my last blog, which can be found here, you’ll know that there is no test to diagnose a child as being lactose...Continue Reading
My husband and I have tried for a baby twice in our marriage. Both times it took us over a year of trying to get to our overall goal, a baby. Although it did not always go smoothly, we got extremely lucky. Each time we decided to try for our...Continue Reading
When Monkey was diagnosed with bronchiolitis in January, it was a very scary time. We had to spend about 6 hours in the emergency room, which was a first for Monkey. Little did I know my world would once again be rocked, but by this time another...Continue Reading
Have you ever gone to the grocery store thinking, "I could really go for some Strawberries today." Only to get there and the strawberries are $6.99 for a pint! Out of season produce can be killer on the bank account. I wanted to share some of...
Over this holiday season, I have been sick, three times. Like really sick, the whole shebang of vomiting, weakness, body aches and more. Why am I telling you this, because with the holidays here and coming furiously there is a huge chance that...Continue Reading
With all the junk food around the holidays how about an amazing steak and orange salad with a sesame dressing to die for. This will make your belly happy!
This time of year can be killer on your waste line. I am a very guilty of over indulging during the holidays as I am sure a lot of people are. If I don't make my own healthy snacks and consciously keep the junk away we have a big problem. My...Continue Reading