Category: Food

The Best Popsicle Collection you must try this Summer

The Best Popsicle Collection you must try this Summer

Summertime means temperatures are HOT! And the best way to cool down? Yes, a tasty, yummy, fresh and refreshing popsicle! You can buy pre-made popsicles or you can toss a little fun together with your kiddos and make your own. All you need is some ingredients (similar to putting together a kid-friendly smoothie), a , and a popsicle tray for the freezer. Here are some fun popsicle tray ideas! which is great for younger kiddos. for robot-loving kiddos. because what kiddo doesn’t love dinosaurs? Mine does! Ready to make your own? Here is a collection of amazing (and yummy) popsicle ideas […]

Posted July 11, 2018 by Julie in Food, , / 2 Comments
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How to make a Power Foods Lactation Smoothie

How to make a Power Foods Lactation Smoothie

Inside: Are you a breastfeeding mom? Make this easy power foods lactation smoothie. This smoothie is full of ingredients that are healthy and will give you a boost! Every new mom thinks about breastfeeding and not everyone has the magic supply that we wish we had. Many of us, myself included, struggle with maintaining supply, and with breastfeeding challenges in general. We do our best and sometimes we turn to nature for a little bit of help. Here is a great recipe for a power food lactation smoothie that can help give us that boobie boost. Why a lactation smoothie? Milk stimulating foods are […]

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Easy Overnight Breakfasts for Busy Working Moms

Easy Overnight Breakfasts for Busy Working Moms

Working moms tend to have rushed mornings. I know, mine can get very crazy. Having a good, healthy breakfast ready to go when you have enough other things to do in the morning helps make the morning run smoother. Here are some great ideas for easy overnight breakfasts that “cook” in the refrigerator overnight. Overnight Oats for Breakfast Overnight Oatmeal for Lactation (from me) – doesn’t have to be just for lactation as you can change up the ingredients (like leaving out brewer’s yeast).   Strawberries and Cream Overnight Oats from Living Sweet Moments Chocolate Chia Overnight Oats from Mama Likes to […]

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Easy Overnight Breakfast and Brunch Recipes you can Wake Up to this Mother’s Day

Easy Overnight Breakfast and Brunch Recipes you can Wake Up to this Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day does not usually mean a day off for mom, but it should! At least we should be allowed to sleep in and wake up to a delicious breakfast that we didn’t have to prepare, am I right? If you’re asking yourself “how can mom wake up to brunch already cooked?” then this roundup is for YOU! Here are some great recipes for overnight breakfasts that you can prep the night before and enjoy the next morning, well-rested. Don’t forget to text these to your husband 😉 You know you’ll love these easy overnight breakfast and brunch recipes you […]

Posted April 16, 2018 by Julie in Family, Food, TopPosts, , , / 5 Comments
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Side-Hustle Series: Interview with Black Streak Kitchen (Cook with Comics) Family Cooking Classes

Side-Hustle Series: Interview with Black Streak Kitchen (Cook with Comics) Family Cooking Classes

I am enjoying interviewing professionals and entrepreneurs about their line of work or their side hustles. Today I am sharing an interview with Black Streak Entertainment.   Tell us a little about yourself and your business. Why did you select it and how did you get started? We are Terry and Justin Raimey and we run Black Streak Entertainment. We’ve always been fans of comics and animation, so we decided to start our own brand within that space. As kids growing up in the 90’s we wrote our own stories, created characters, and drew our own comics, so establishing Black […]

Posted March 20, 2018 by Julie in Family, Food, Work, / 0 Comments
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Your Easy Guide to Creating a Family Meal Plan

Your Easy Guide to Creating a Family Meal Plan

We all need to eat, but why is meal time always such a stressful time? You know if you just had a plan you could follow, evenings would flow more smoothly. But do you know how to create a monthly meal plan for your family? How to Create a Family Meal Plan Creating a family meal plan is exactly that, making a plan. A plan can be as simple or as complex as you want to make it, so let’s dive in.   What is the first step in creating a family meal plan? I love simplicity and thrive on […]

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7 Smart Ways to Save Money When Cooking

7 Smart Ways to Save Money When Cooking

If you are looking for some ways to save money, the kitchen remains one of the greatest and easiest places to start on. Food makes about 13% of our total annual expenses, so learning some tricks to cut down some dollars will help you a lot in the long run. You should become very familiar with different cooking techniques using cheaper ingredients in order to spend less and cut costs. It is also important to know how to store some extra ingredients as well as leftovers, so you avoid waste. Down below, you will find some helpful tips that will […]

Posted November 6, 2017 by Julie in Food, Guest Posts, / 0 Comments
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The Very Best in Fall Food, Fun & Fashion

The Very Best in Fall Food, Fun & Fashion

Fall is such a great time of year so I’ve gotten together with some awesome #momstertribe bloggers to put together the ultimate list of fall fun!  Make sure to check out all of the awesome posts below and get inspired for fall fun!   Fall Fun for Little Ones – Travels with Tots Fall is such a great time of year to go on family adventures with your little ones. Here are some of our fav fall time activities to help you get the most out of the season!         Easy and Fun Fall Leaf Tree Craft […]

Posted October 4, 2017 by Julie in Entertainment, Family, Food, Parenting, / 0 Comments
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Coffee: The Morning Life Saver for Moms

Coffee: The Morning Life Saver for Moms

Why Coffee is the Morning Life Saver for Moms   Coffee is a morning lifesaver for busy moms.  So many of us can’t imagine starting off your day without a caffeine intake.  Perhaps it’s the baby that kept you up all night, or you’re waking up early trying to get the kids ready for school, or it’s the lack of sleep from our never-ending to-do list. Exhaustion can creep up quickly.   In fact, being tired is part of our normal lives.  Coffee is something many of us look forward to; the smell, the taste, and the sound of brewing […]

Posted September 12, 2017 by Julie in Food, Guest Posts, / 0 Comments
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Get Ready for Fall with these Fantastic Ideas

Get Ready for Fall with these Fantastic Ideas

The fall season is creeping around the corner, its fingers tapping on the wall. Or is that just me who is obsessed with Halloween? Sometimes I think fall might be my favorite season, especially living in Texas all these years where fall means relief from the hot, hot, hot summers. Despite the fact that fall is also cold and flu season, fall has so many fun things to celebrate and enjoy as a family, before it gets too cold. So here is a fantastic collection of ideas to help you enjoy your fall.       Toddler Fall Check out […]

Posted September 1, 2017 by Julie in Entertainment, Family, Food, TopPosts, / 0 Comments
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