These Snowball Energy Bites are Yummy for the Lunchbox or After School Snack

Energy Bites

Looking for something new in the snacking department?  Check out these no bake, super easy, Snowball Munch Energy Bites.  They’re perfect for kids of ALL AGES!  These energy bites are great in the lunchbox, as part of a balanced breakfast while you’re running out the door or an after school snack. Snowball Munch Energy Bites by Jodie Fitz 1 ½ cups … Read More

Reader Tip Tuesday with this week’s Craft & Recipe Party

Reader Tip Tuesday with food & craft party

WELCOME to week 71 of the Reader Tip Tuesday Recipe & Craft Party HAPPY NEW YEAR!  We are getting back on track after a two week holiday break.  If you partied here before, thank you for joining us & welcome back. If you are new to the party, we’re glad you are here & we’re excited to see your creativity. … Read More

Reader Tip Tuesday with this week’s Craft & Recipe Party

Reader Tip Tuesday with food & craft party

WELCOME to week 70 of the Reader Tip Tuesday Recipe & Craft Party HAPPY NEW YEAR!  We are getting back on track after a two week holiday break.  If you partied here before, thank you for joining us & welcome back. If you are new to the party, we’re glad you are here & we’re excited to see your creativity. … Read More

Easy Dinner Idea with my Scrumptious Sheet Pan Balsamic Chicken

Balsamic Chicken

My Balsamic Chicken Recipe (Jodie Fitz) 4 pounds boneless, skinless chicken 16.5 oz constellation variety tomatoes by Nature Sweet (grape tomato size) 1 large sweet onion 1 cup balsamic vinegar 1/4 cup olive oil 1 tablespoon rosemary (crushed) 1 tablespoon Italian seasoning blend 2 teaspoons onion powder 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper Toppings: … Read More

Bloody Mary Shrimp Taco Appetizer

Bloody Mary Shrimp Taco Appetizer

Looking for a memorable appetizer to share?  Check out my Bloody Mary Shrimp recipe.  This appetizer is absolutely delish and it’s totally easy to make.  After all ‘EASY’ is always my favorite ingredient in any recipe. As I was prepping this dish for my Real Food Fast segment on WNYT for New Years I learned that January 1st is National Bloody … Read More

Reader Tip Tuesday with this week’s Craft & Recipe Party

Reader Tip Tuesday with food & craft party

WELCOME to week 69 of the Reader Tip Tuesday Recipe & Craft Party If you partied here before, thank you for joining us & welcome back. If you are new to the party, we’re glad you are here & we’re excited to see your creativity. Reader Tip Tuesday is all about you! I truly enjoy hearing how we all make … Read More

Family Fun and Kitchen Memories are Made Making the Melted Snowman Fake Shake

Family Fun Making the Melted Snowman Fake Shake

Snuggling up for a few holiday specials?  Having a kid playdate?  Looking for a little easy kitchen fun?  Wanting to grab something a bit healthier than eggnog? Check out my Melted Snowman Fake Shake!  It’s scrumptiously delicious, easy to make and every sip is filled with holiday memories. The Melted Snowman by Jodie Fitz (A Vanilla ‘fake’ Shake) 3 Cups … Read More

Reader Tip Tuesday with this week’s Craft & Recipe Party

Reader Tip Tuesday with food & craft party

WELCOME to week 68 of the Reader Tip Tuesday Recipe & Craft Party If you partied here before, thank you for joining us & welcome back. If you are new to the party, we’re glad you are here & we’re excited to see your creativity. Reader Tip Tuesday is all about you! I truly enjoy hearing how we all make … Read More

Easy Kid Friendly Recipes for the Holidays with Fruits and Veggies

Fruit Tree Forest and Snow Dip

I am joining Produce for Kids to further encourage children and parents to find creative ways to incorporate fruits and veggies this holiday season. I am a firm believer that food fun can be healthy!  So, I’m pulling out my Honey Dew Tree Forest and Grinch-ified Fake Shake to share.  They are simple food combinations that will make memories at … Read More

No Bake Snowman Cookies is Making Family Memories

Snowman Cookies

How cute are these snowman cookies?  I love making memories in the kitchen and I love that all recipe making memories don’t have to be complicated for that nostalgic feeling to exist.  Over the years we have created and made a whole lot of no bake holiday fun that’s especially perfect for this time of year.  As a working mom … Read More