Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

This is what is happening on our food blog, SkinnyNotSkinny, today. We thought we’d take a temporary break from Halloween desserts (for just a day!) and feature a delicious cookie that can be enjoyed all year round. This is my go-to cookie for holiday cookie exchanges, fancy parties or just family get-togethers that people demand […]

White Sauce with Cheese Recipe

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Do you buy white sauce for pastas or lasagne? I recently found out how easy it is to make your own by watching this video from fellow Brit Gordon Ramsay. I needed a quick and easy meal, so I made this in less than 5 minutes, poured it over some pasta and voila! Instant toddler/mom […]

15 Halloween Crafts For Kids

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I feel like Halloween is one of those holidays that you get to experience all over again once you have kids. Once I was too old for trick-or-treating I kind of forgot about Halloween. Then my son was born and it’s like it became my favorite holiday all over again. This will be my sons […]

10 Delicious Halloween Cupcakes

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Halloween is almost here and that means candy, costumes, and cupcakes. Hollie has shared some great Halloween treats here and here,  and we thought it was time to share some fun cupcakes recipes that would be perfect to make with your kids. Pass these out to family, friends, and neighbors, or take them to your […]

Dairy Free Blackberry Peach Smoothie

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Whether you’re going dairy free to aid your digestion or calm a nursing baby’s tummy, it’s always a good idea to store away dairy free options. This smoothie is one of my absolute favorites – sweet with no added sugar and the perfect kick start to my busy mornings or to calm a hungry tummy […]

Recipe: To Die For Streusel Filled Coffee Cake

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Let’s talk about easy and delicious cake recipes! This recipe for Streusel Filled Coffee Cake has been passed down from my grandma to my mom to me, and I make it all the time. It is the perfect breakfast treat to serve with coffee and juice, but also makes a great dessert or snack. It […]

Halloween Must-Make Treats

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Obviously the best part of Halloween is the candy right? That’s what I thought. Besides all the candy you, I mean your KIDS, are going to rack up, there’s always time to make Halloween treats, too. Today I’ve rounded up a list of some must make treats. From brownies to cookies, to homemade candy corn, […]

Spider Infested Halloween Cookies

Halloween Cookies

This is what is happening on our food blog, SkinnyNotSkinny, today. Remember: Halloween time rolls around and things that are creepy become cool. Things that are gross become chic. Things that are disgusting become normal. RECIPE –> Spider Infested Halloween Cookies  

Paleo Banana Scramble

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So I know it sometimes feels like all we talk about Baby Gizmo are chocolate, chocolate and more chocolate recipes, but we can be healthy too. Sometimes. I have been looking into the Paleo diet, which focuses on eating wholesome food while emphasizing the importance of getting enough sleep and exercise…. The sleep and exercise […]

10 Homeade Donut Recipes

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Who doesn’t love donuts?! Powdered, chocolate, glazed, sugar, sprinkles, there are so many choices and yet they all taste DELICIOUS. When I was a little girl, Sunday mornings meant donuts. Before we headed off to church we stopped in the same Dippity Donut store and I got to choose my favorite treat. It was a […]