Red, white and blueberry fruit salad!

Can you believe it’s the last day of June? I seriously wouldn’t believe it except it has been super hot here in the desert. With the 4th of July this weekend I wanted something super refreshing that I can make and bring to the BBQ we are having. I was at Costco and they had […]

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Summer Recipe Roundup – Paleo, Grilling, Slow Cooker & No Cook Recipes!

With the summer heat in full swing around the country, we thought it would be a great idea to round up our favorite summer recipes. My crockpot and grill are usually my go-to when it comes to summer cooking to prevent heating up the house, but I wanted to bring you our favorite summer recipes […]

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Paleo Teriyaki Grilled Pork Tenderloin and Vegetable Kabobs

Summertime brings delicious seasonal fruits and vegetables and I’m the first one to take advantage of them. My favorite cooking method in the summer is grilling because it doesn’t heat up the house, I can usually lounge in the pool in between rotating the meat and it lends a great smokey flavor to the dish. […]

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Family Firework Safety Tips!

With the 4th of July next week Firework booths are popping up all over town here and we couldn’t be more excited! Across the country, many families will celebrate with parades, picnics, barbeques and fireworks! Regardless of how you celebrate the most important thing is to keep your family safe. Here are my top tips […]

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5 ways to keep your toddler safe in large crowds! Parades!

With summer here we are spending more time outside at large events, parades and parties! Continuing with safety month, here are 5 Tips for keeping your toddler safe during these events. 1. Brightly colored clothing Dress your kids in brightly colored clothing and remember what they are wearing. If it’s appropriate for the event it […]

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4th of July Quick Potluck Dish: Tabouli Salad

One of my favorite things about the 4th of July is the FOOD! Something about bbq, salads, fruit, and dessert after a day full of fun and celebration is perfection. Many 4th of July parties are potlucks, which I both love and overthink. I will search Pinterest for hours and in a perfect world, I […]

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Flag Art Project for toddlers!

The 4th of July countdown is on! All of the stores are filled with decorations, fun patriotic clothes and more! This week we’ve brought you firework safety tips, a beautiful flag themed cake and even tips for events this holiday! When we brainstorm for our blogs I usually avoid anything “crafty.” I am in awe […]

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Tips for Keeping Children Safe on the 4th of July

When I was growing up in Ashland, Oregon I looked forwarded to 4th of July every year. There was a parade in the morning, followed by a fair with food, booths of crafts, toys, and other goodies. The whole day ended with fireworks show that you could see from almost anywhere in town. As a […]

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