10 No Cheat Treats!


I have a terrible sweet tooth that gets me into a lot of trouble, and because I was tired of feeling like I had no power over my cravings, I decided to do something about it. I didn’t need to lose weight, I just wanted to be a healthier me and simply feel better. I’m […]

Delicious Recipes For National Bean Day


Today is National Bean Day – yes, there is actually a national food holiday set aside just for beans! How weird awesome is that?! In honor of this special day, I’ve compiled a list of delicious recipes that include main courses, side dishes,snacks, and even a dessert with beans! Take a look and whip up […]

15 Weight Watcher Recipes for a New Year

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I want to be honest, I’ve done this post today more for me than you. It’s the new year, so it is time to get serious about dropping a few pounds. Like most people, I think I say that every year after the holidays. After plowing through Chocolate Pretzel Crisps, Pumpkin Cake, and endless cookies, […]

New Year’s Cocktails And Mocktails


What’s New Years Eve without fabulous drinks? Today I’ve rounded up some amazing cocktails and mocktails that are perfect for New Years! My husband appreciates a good cocktail where I am not a drinker myself at all. Because of this we always appreciate parties that serve both alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages! And if you’ve […]

30 Creative Uses For Peanut Butter


Did you know that peanut butter has about 100 uses? I sure didn’t. Surprisingly, a ton of the uses aren’t even food related! I have to say, I think the best use for peanut butter is to be paired with chocolate and eaten by me. But here are 30 other creative uses I’ve found for […]

New Year’s Eve Activities for Kids


On the tail of Christmas there is another significant holiday to prepare for — NEW YEAR’S EVE! I guess technically the true event is January 1st, but for me, the fun has always started on December 31st. Now, with children in tow, my celebration activities have changed, but with the following activities I am sure […]

New Years Eve Dessert Ideas

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I’m in charge of all the cooking and baking this New Year’s Eve, and I’ve been searching for desserts for a while now. The thing I like best about these ideas are that they are bite sized desserts which means you and your guests can devour sample a lot of them without feeling guilty! They’re […]

Pear Crisp Recipe

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Ready for a quick and easy dessert recipe? This pear crisp is one of our family’s favorites – mine because it goes together real fast, and my husband and kid’s because it tastes super yummy. Best of all, if you don’t have pears on hand you can use another fruit or berry. Ingredients 4 cups […]

Celebrities Share Their Holiday Traditions


Happy Holidays from our friends at Celebrity Baby Scoop! In the spirit of the season, we’re taking a look at some of our favorite celebrity families and their festive traditions. From Denise Richards and Charlie Sheen‘s peaceful co-parenting over the holidays, Tori Spelling‘s activities with her big brood, to Kim Kardashian‘s annual Christmas card, let’s read how the celebs plan to […]

First Birthday Dessert | A Healthy Cupcake

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Most little ones are not eating sweets by the time their first birthday rolls around. So, how do you celebrate with something both healthy and delicious? I’ve got the answer for you … pineapple carrot cupcakes! This scrumptious recipe has a more natural flair, but never fear … both baby and your guests will be […]