Trending Bytes July Edition, Crystal

Welcome back to Trending Bytes! I am so excited to share what I have been loving lately! Make sure you check out Heidi’s trending bytes for July too! S’well Bottle This summer heat has been extra brutal this year and I can’t seem to get enough water…ever. Luckily we filtered water at work and I […]

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Tessamaes Dressing Review

It’s been over 100 degrees in Las Vegas every day for weeks now! It has been brutal! I don’t know about you but when the temperatures rise I have no desire to cook. Mostly because I don’t want to heat up my kitchen by turning on the oven. I find myself eating a lot of […]

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Video – Summer Treats! Toddler & Allergy Friendly! Free of Top 8 Allergens!

Summer is here and we keep coming up with new treats to keep cool! My fiance has a severe tree nut allergy and ever since I met him I have been learning and experimenting with new recipes in the world of allergy friendly foods. Here are some fun treats you can eat and serve to […]

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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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Tips for Keeping Kids and Adults Hydrated!

For most of the country, it has been a summer full of sun and temperatures that can make anyone sweat. It doesn’t seem to matter where you are or if the heat is dry or humid… It’s hot! While the heat can make you and your family feel awful, there is one very simple solution: […]

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Surviving a power outage w/your toddler!

So I had a wonderful video planned for today but unfortunately I wasn’t able to finish it. It’s monsoon season here in the desert and we’ve had a lot of summer storms. Right before Bean went to bed and I planned to start editing the video, our power went out! I thought we would wait […]

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Video – DIY Summertime Crafts with your toddler!

Welcome to Beanster’s Bytes! Summer is here and it couldn’t be any hotter here in the desert. Bean and I have gotten creative trying to keep ourselves entertained while we are cooped up in the house. Here are some crafts to do together! What are your favorite activities during summer? Please let us know in […]

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Watermelon Granita

Summer is definitely one of my favorite seasons (like we have others in Vegas) with all the BBQs, pool parties and delicious seasonal fruit and vegetables. Watermelon seems to be making the rounds around the blogosphere so I figured I’d jump on the bandwagon and make a delicious, healthy and refreshing dessert using the versatile […]

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Pool Safety Tips for the whole family! Kids! Toddlers!

Did you know that June is National Safety Month? Beanster’s Bytes is getting in the on the action by bringing your safety videos and blogs all month long! With summer fast approaching we couldn’t wait any longer to jump in the pool so we are bringing you our tips to stay safe while having fun! […]

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Foto Friday

Welcome back to Foto Friday! How was your week? We’ve been busy around here prepping for Bean’s upcoming party! We’ve covered everything from DIY party games to crockpot chicken chili! Don’t forget about Sarah’s adorable Elmo & Oscar party platters and our tips for preventing meltdowns at your event! 🙂 Now that your all caught […]

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