Archive for tag 'food'

couponing tips

When I became a SAHM, the first thing we had to do was slash our budget dramatically. Our budget is pretty tight with one parent at home so I began researching couponing. I was so intrigued by extreme couponers I was determined to make this my new hobby. I had never truly understood couponing, — [...]

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Review: Instacart Grocery Delivery

Last week, I tried something that I swore I would never need to do.  Something I thought I would never need.  I ordered groceries via a delivery service. Colin and I had been out of town for a week for a last minute trip to visit family and see my sick grandpa, and when we [...]


A Day of Meals for Colin

Meals in our household are always an adventure.  Colin is a growing boy, and when he is hungry and in the mood to actually eat, he can take down more than I can.  Other times, he will be hungry but overtired or too busy playing to have the patience to eat, and no amount of [...]

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A Day of Meals for a 1 Year Old and 3 Year Old

I admit — I had high hopes for Noelle when I started her on Baby Led Weaning, and she seemed to gobble up everything I put in front of her without a fuss.  I thought maybe, just maybe, I’d get a free pass and not have to deal with a picky eater.  Nope – baby [...]


A Comprehensive Guide to Feeding Our One Year Old

I’ve spoken here before about how lucky we are that Baby Markers is a great eater. She has very rarely turned down a meal and appreciates different flavors, textures and variety. She will typically eat whatever we’re having, so I make meals with her in mind – not too spicy or salty, but other than [...]


Our go-to “convenience foods”

In a perfect world, I would have tons of time to make fabulous gourmet meals from scratch, and then my darling toddler would gobble them up without hesitation and say, “Thanks mommy! More, please?” Sadly, I don’t live there.  Not even close. My child is picky and unpredictable, and on top of that, while I [...]


A Day’s Worth of Meals

I have so enjoyed reading about all the baby bees and their daily meals!  It has really inspired me to see everyone’s fun and creative meals, and it has given me valuable insight into portion size and the frustrating realities of catering to picky toddlers. So I thought we would play along! Scribble has an [...]

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