Posts From Laura

Fall

Sweet Potato Cookies

My father-in-law always arrives for visits with treats in hand for Scarlett. I don’t mind, it’s his right as a grandparent to indulge her. Over the summer, he gave her

Fall

Pumpkin Mac And Cheese

I love thanksgiving. I’m so American that way. Its by far my favorite holiday, just great food and lots of family and friends. I always look forward to my mom’s

Articles

What’s So Bad About: Deli Meat

Our fearless columnist, Heidi, is back with the skinny on deli meats and their no-so-great additives. We’re not talking about your freshly shaved from the bone, New York deli sandwich

Fall

Turkey, Barley and White Bean Chili

It’s lunch week folks. Yes, you heard me. In our effort to deliver more ideas on one topic, we’ve decided to have some theme weeks. You can look forward to

By Meal Type

Cherry Apple Oatmeal Bars

It takes three requests of teeth brushing, five pleas to brush hair (why do girls hate to brush their hair?) and a whole lot of negotiating on outfits to get

Fall

Apricot Hempseed Sticky Bars

I’m always on the hunt for foods rich in Omega 3 and 6 as I don’t eat a lot of fish. Luckily, Scarlett enjoys salmon. However, I do not. When

Spring

Carrot and Zucchini Spice Muffins

It rained. Then it rained. And, oh did I mention, it rained again. With so much wet weather on the Labor Day weekend, we had nothing else to do but

Fruits

Rice crispy bars with blueberries and raisins

Everyone is talking about back to school, but I’m still trying to squeak the last bit of summer out of the season. Since Scarlett is only three (I will cry-a

Breakfast

Sweet Potato French Toast Sticks

We’re breakfast people. Not sure if you can tell that from a blog (10 million pancake posts, hello?), but I can eat a.m. food any time of the day. Scarlett

Fall

Applewich

When I was growing up my mom (Hi Mommy!) would make me Applewiches. The apple and peanut butter snack was one of my favorites. I was rarely allowed any sweets