Crockpot Ham Bone Split Pea Soup

We enjoyed the most amazing ham this year for Easter and although most of it got eaten I had this huge ham bone with tons of meat left on it I didn’t want to go to waste. Eric had talked about wanting some split pea soup. Working full time I don’t have a lot of […]

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5 tips for Surviving the Holiday Crazy!!!

With the second week of December coming to an end, I thought a few tips for surviving the holiday crazy were in order. Plus, it’s a good reminder for myself 😉 1. Keep it Simple: I know that in actually days, February is the shortest month of year, but it sure feels like December is […]

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Paleo Chocolate Coconut Bites

If you haven’t started your children’s Easter baskets yet, fear not! We have plenty of fun & tasty options that skip the unhealthy candy options that are flooding the stores right now. Crystal shared a list of 30 ideas to get you started! If you’re looking to indulge a little this Easter but not overdo […]

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Nana’s Color Club

Happy Saturday! It’s time for Nana’s Color Club! With spring weather approaching we are dreaming of getting outside and enjoying the park. Here’s a fun coloring to get you into the spring time spirit 🙂 Design your own kite It’s uploaded the same as the past weeks, you don’t have to download anything, just click […]

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Toddler-Friendly Christmas Crockpot Dinner

It’s hard to believe that Christmas it less than a week away and for most people, there is a lot to do before the big day. I know I have some presents to wrap and am trying to plan out my grocery shopping for the next week. This got me thinking about what I wanted […]

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Christmas Appetizer – Bacon Wrapped Asparagus

I can’t believe Christmas is less than a week away! I would love to say that my Christmas shopping is done, but I still have to fight the crowds and pick up a few gifts this weekend.  We have an adult gift exchange at my mom and dad’s house every Christmas Eve and I’ve yet […]

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Traditions to start with your kids

This time of year is busy busy with traveling, shopping and parties. It’s also a great time to start some traditions with your little ones they will remember forever. Here are some ideas we’ve put together 🙂 Sleigh Rides/Christmas Lights/Charity Events Do a little research and find whatever your town has to offer. We took […]

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Spiked Peppermint Hot Chocolate

It’s been freezing in Las Vegas, and that’s not me just being dramatic! It was 23 degrees last night! I even had to cover my plants in the backyard with sheets (keeping it classy, I know!) so they don’t hate me and die. When the weather does turn cold in Las Vegas, I love enjoying […]

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Easy and Fun DIY Gifts to do with your Toddler!

It is hard to believe that Christmas time is here again and with that comes food, drinks, and gift giving. It can be an overwhelming time and I know that I can get a bit lost in the shuffle. One area that I decided to take some stress out of is gift giving by doing […]

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Holiday photo tips and tricks – DIY

With the holidays here, it’s time for gingerbread houses, Santa, sleigh rides and some great family time. Part of the holiday is sending cards to your loved ones and one of our traditions is to include a photo of Bean with our Christmas cards so everyone can see how much she has grown. We used […]

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