Just five ingredients to make this Almond Milk Green Smoothie. Super easy recipe to make this kid-friendly green smoothie!
Just three ingredients to make these tasty Breakfast Biscuit Sandwiches! Bake in the oven for a yummy grab and go breakfast!
It’s the night before the Minnesota State Fair, my kids are asleep, I’m pouring over web pages and brochures about the fair, and eating mini Nilla wafers and making them into sandwiches with Nutella spread in between, washing it down with a tasty craft beer. Friends, we call this “pre-gaming.” I’m thinking about how tomorrow … Continue reading
The juxtaposition of parenting in our chaotic world is that we can go from the minutia of wiping up the morning’s breakfast dishes, shuffling kids between activities, and playing Legos to then trying to explain terrorism, hatred, and racism.
Portable and totally fun, this recipe for an Adult Capri Sun will have you sipping your favorite cocktail anywhere!
Chewy on the inside and crispy on the outside, these State Fair Cookies are my homemade recipe for the Sweet Martha’s Minnesota State Fair cookie favorite! If I had to pick my two favorite things about Minnesota, it would be our amazing summers and the Minnesota State Fair. The state fair here is at the … Continue reading
This essay was originally published on Scary Mommy. My hands were holding the plastic sleeves filled with sandwiches, apple slices, and milk bottles. I struggled with the zipper on my bag to get my wallet out. My daughter circled around me, round and round, grabbing the flowing fabric on my dress each time she did … Continue reading
This essay was originally published on Scary Mommy. The paper liner on the table made a crinkling noise every time my feet swung back and forth. I was a young teenager, and it was my first appointment without my mom in the room. I stared at the jars of cotton balls and tongue depressors, and … Continue reading
These Blue Cheese and Bacon Sliders are easy baked sandwiches that you can make for your next potluck, picnic, or weeknight meal.
I’m Sorry for What I Said When I Was Sleep Deprived: A letter to my husband on Father’s Day.
Just three ingredients to make these homemade Girl Scout S’mores cookies! Enjoy this favorite Girl Scout-inspired cookie all year long. This is an easy recipe that you can make with your kids or your Girl Scout troop.
We watched our kids race after each other. They didn’t need us to entertain them, they were happy to play with each other. I said to my husband that this time in our life felt good. He agreed but stopped and looked at me with genuine concern and said, “I feel like the kids are … Continue reading
Rum Chata and Mango Rum make this Unicorn drink martini an easy and fun cocktail. Top with your favorite candies and cotton candy! Make this Unicorn drink martini as a super fun cocktail for a birthday, bachelorette or celebration with girlfriends who love candy as much as you do!
Mother’s Day Isn’t Perfect. We shouldn’t expect Mother’s Day to be perfect because motherhood isn’t perfect. Define, celebrate and reflect on motherhood in your own way. I waited impatiently for the light to blink and indicate the street was safe to cross. Late for a meeting, my mind was clouded and I just wanted to … Continue reading
A simple recipe for making Instant Pot hard boiled eggs. It’s an easy way to make big batches of hard boiled eggs and help with meal planning. This easy recipe makes delicious hard boiled eggs perfect for breakfast, lunch or to use in your favorite Egg Salad or Deviled Egg recipes. This Instant Pot Hard … Continue reading