The local Boutique every Mom to be NEEDS to know about.

Would you believe me if I told you this oufit was maternity? Shocked? Me too! (totally obsessed with this black ribbed skirt!)  I vividly recall thinking “what the heck am I going to wear and still look decent” about 1000x during my first pregnancy, over 7 years ago. At that time, there weren’t a lot…

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Refreshing Cherry Caprese Summer Salad

BC Cherries are HERE! Can you believe it?! As a kid, I remember excitedly awaiting for the arrival of these fresh + juicy treats! Luckily for us, they are available right now at your local Freson Bros.! Start the Car!!!! In my opinion, BC Cherries are the perfect summer fruit- easy for enjoying on their…

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Five Simple Ways to Feel Zen Right Now

At this point, we are almost 15 months into the Covid-19 pandemic, and most of us are straight up burnt out! Working from home, educating our kids from home, trying to maintain some sense of work- life balance with seemingly no escape… it’s been a struggle to say the least. On the bright side, there…

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Vibrant Spring Salad with Oven Roasted Chickpeas and Grilled Turkey Breast

As the days become longer and the the weather warmer, we are craving lighter, more refreshing meals- like this colorful layered spring salad with grilled Turkey breast. The variety of veggies provides bold flavors and textures, crispy oven roasted chickpeas provide the “crunch” and the grilled Turkey Breast completes the meal perfectly! A crowd pleaser…

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Strawberry Basil Smash

After the year we’ve had, we are more excited than ever to celebrate the season, and what better way to do so than by enjoying an amazing Strawberry Basil Smash (or two) on the patio?!? Made with California Strawberries, herbaceous basil and a honey simple syrup, you will be making this delightful bevvy alll summer…

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Easter Egg Cocktail

Every time Eau Claire Craft creates a new spirit in their amazing distillery, I fall in love and dub it my favorite libation- until they come up with another one… and then the cycle continues! Ha, Ha.  Such is the case with Eau Claire’s UNBELIEVABLE New Saskatoon Honey Gin. I’ll just call it my “current…

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Truffled Potatoes- Two Ways!

When it comes to Potatoes.. are you team oven roasted or team mashed? Up until the past several years, I’ve never been a huge fan of mashed potatoes, but thats perhaps because, as a kid, my family always used to give me the task of mashing… and then make fun of me when I inevitably…

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Holiday Hosting!

Whether this is your first time or your seventy- fifth time hosting a Holiday meal, I can be super overwhelming! How long do you cook a turkey? What are some delicious (but healthy) side dishes that every guest will want to eat? What about Gluten Free or Vegan Guests? Don’t worry friends, we’ve got you!…

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MARBLED Easter Eggs

These marbled Easter Eggs have been a long time favorite for our kids. We first made our Easter eggs this way in our initial year of blogging and we come back and re- share this DIY every year because its just that dang GOOD! And, you know, if it aint broke, don’t fix it! Here’s…

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