Two Ways to Play Snow Baseball this Winter and Stay Active

Snow baseball is a great way to keep the kids moving and active this winter while spending time as a family.  Grab the neighbors or some friends, bundle up, get ready to move and make memories while playing together. Looking for some fun games to play in the snow?  Consider playing Snow Baseball.  It’s fun, it’s easy and it’s a … Read More

Pumpkin Pizza for Dinner….easy, quick & festive!

Cheesy Bacon Pumpkin Pizza by Jodie Fitz 1pizza dough 1/2 cup turkey bacon, cooked and chopped 8 oz. Monterrey Jack Cheese (use the low fat) 1/8 cup light olive oil 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt 1/2 teaspoon onion salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 1/2 cup chopped olives Pre-heat the oven to 400 degrees. Stir the garlic powder, onion salt and pepper together … Read More

Excess Candy? Left Over’s? Bake JUNK COOKIES!

Here it comes – Halloween.  The kids are excited about their costumes and even more, the candy!   It’s funny how the kids just LOVEtheir candy carrying contraptions no matter what the device.  Plastic bag or fancy plastic pumpkin face, it’s the function that enamors them; to carry the prized possession of pounds of candy that they normally aren’t allowed to … Read More

Tortellini Toss

Tortellini Toss

Quick Meals are at the top of my list now that school is back in full force and Tortellini Toss is one that made the dinner table this week.  Here’s how we made it on the quick & easy side of the counter; This recipe can be made in 15 minutes on a busy night, IF you prep ahead of … Read More

Grilled Pizza

Grilled Pizza

Like most families, we love pizza and often have a designated ‘pizza night’ for dinner.  Summer is no exception to the rule, we simply move out side and turn to Grilled Pizza for a little change in the flavor combination. Have you ever grilled pizza?  If not…you have to try it! It’s simple, delicious and just fun to make.  We’ve … Read More

Soft Serve Fun at Home

There’s nothing like soft-serve now that the warm weather has finally arrived!  And, with warm weather it’s time to pull out a whole new set of recipes to share… June is National Strawberry Month & we’re having a little fun with our Strawberry Soft Serve Swap.  We LOVE strawberries, LOVE pink and LOVE this recipe…it’s a triple play! Enjoy~ Strawberry … Read More

Blueberry Coconut Smoothie Recipe with Kale Served with Veggie Snack Sushi

blueberry coconut smoothie and snack sushi

 We’re getting ready for back to school after the holiday food frenzy and experimenting with new combinations while finding ways to add in more fruits and vegetables along the way. This month I’m sharing our latest Blueberry-Coconut Smoothie Combo that’s great for breakfast or after school along with a Snack Sushi roll that’s great for lunchbox packing & more after … Read More

Blueberry Homemade Granola Bites

Blueberry Granola bites

Usually after the holidays I feel like there’s a ‘clean slate’ ahead of me and there’s time to get organized, but that would not be the case this year.  We have been scrambling with all kinds of crazy….sickness, a child with a strange allergy reaction, school delays, juggling events & event re-schedules, etc, etc, etc.  There’s not a lot that … Read More