St.Patty’s Day Shamrock Pancakes

It’s that time of year again! The time of year when you can add spinach to everything and call it a “St. Patty’s Day” treat. I’m Irish, my husband’s Irish and my married name even has an apostrophe in it. Needless to say, we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day around this house – rainbows, pots of […]

My Favorite (ORGANIC + FRUGAL) Eye Makeup Remover

Something big happened six months ago: I turned 30. After entering the new decade, I decided to make some serious health and beauty resolutions. After all, I’m not a carefree 20-something anymore. 🙂 One big goal was to take off my makeup every single night. No excuses. No judgment please, but I’ve never been consistent about putting on […]

The Best Way To Cook Bone-In Chicken For Kids!

An alternate title to this post is “The SECOND Best Way To Cook Chicken Thighs” because we all know grilling is the best way to make chicken thighs taste great. But as a busy mom with little kids underfoot in the kitchen, this has quickly become my favorite way to prepare bone-in chicken. I have never liked […]

The Secret To Perfect Pasta Salad Dressing

You know that day before payday when you don’t have a plan for dinner and all you can find in your kitchen is a couple vegetables at the end of their life and a box of noodles? (And you are so tired of salad you could scream?!) Well, I’ve been there too. And I found […]

Broccoli, Ham & Cheddar Egg Muffins

Let’s face it – omelets are hard to eat while driving the car. Not that I’ve ever tried to do this, but I image it would be very frustrating and messy. (Cheese on the steering wheel, broccoli on your business suit, egg in your hair…you get the picture.) I’ve seen dozen of these “egg muffin” […]