Bento lunches!

As a traveling family we are always on the road!! Having something ready, in the fridge to grab and go with is essential. My boys (like most kids) LOVE lunchables… but I HATE them. They are not nutritious and the only reason my kids like them is because you get a treat in them! I … Continue reading

Pumpkin Pie Popsicles! 2 WW PP each!

I was walking around my favorite store: IKEA. I came across these cute popsicle molds (below). I have never made home made popsicles so when I got home I decided to see what I could mix together to make some with. I found pumpkin and a few other ingredients. With the weather getting cooler I … Continue reading

The BEST chocolate chip cookies!!

It isn’t fast. It isn’t healthy. However…. it is YUUUUUMMMMMMYYY! This is BY FAR the best cookie recipe I have ever tried! The cookies stay moist and chewy and DELICIOUS even after they cool! INGREDIENTS: 1 3/4 cups unbleached all-purpose flour (8 3/4 ounces) 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 14 tablespoons unsalted butter (1 3/4 sticks) … Continue reading

Originally posted on bentoriffic:
I’ve shared my love of farmer’s markets before.  I made another trip this weekend and found some dragonfruit and some pear cactus at the Sarasota Farmer’s Market.  The pear cactus turned out to be beautiful and in my opinion a pain to eat with all those tiny seeds.  The kids did…