Spring break is upon us so time to step up the game. It seems like during the new year and spring time juicing, dieting, and other food fads hit an all-time high on the Google machine. With bikini season just ahead diet fads and juicing cleanses seem the easiest way to shed those extra few pounds of water weight. 😉 OR as I like to call it, 4 years postpartum. If you’re on social media you’ve probably seen the celery juice cleanse pop up on your feed at least once. It makes a number of claims for helping with chronic illness, weight loss, and inflammation to name a few. But is the celery juice a fad or are there legit health benefits in those green stalks we’ve been overlooking? Continue reading “Celery Juice: The Cure-All Miracle Worker?”
Pups need celebrating too! While I can’t say I’ve done this every year, our two pups, Murphy and Dixon’s birthdays fall just within weeks of one another. So for being such sweet additions to our families over the years I thought it’d be fun to bake some peanut butter treats with Brooks for their birthdays. With only 5 ingredients, these easy peanut butter dog treats were quick and fun to make to celebrate our furbabies for their birthdays. Continue reading “5 Ingredient Easy Peanut Butter Dog Treats”
Picture this: You spend multiple hours a week making lists, shopping, prepping, cooking and gathering just for a few moments each day to sit around the table. The hope: everyone
loves eats what you’ve made whilst sharing their day and enjoying one another’s company. The reality: your toddler eats first because you know they won’t eat what you’ve made and you’re not in the mood to deal with a battle over menu options (again), so you throw together some less than nutritional meal because you know he’ll eat it. Let’s be honest, as long as they’re eating amiright?! Your husband sits down with you, eats the meal prepared for the family, you enjoy his company and adjust your family-togetherness expectations accordingly. Insert today’s post on getting your toddler to eat their vegetables. Or in my world, anything other than a hotdog. Continue reading “Getting Your Toddler To Eat Their Vegetables”
Did y’all know it was #nationalroseday over the weekend?! To be honest, I didn’t know either until Geoff (aka #Instragramhusband of the year) told me..and then made them for me! He did it for the gram and I couldn’t be more proud. 😉 Today on LtL I’m sharing a delicious rosé sorbet recipe that y’all need in your cocktail arsenal.
Have you ever tried a blood orange?? If I’m being honest, the name was always a deterrent for me but they are so pretty to photograph! So, the other day after I shot this flatlay I decided to put them to good use in a smoothie. Waste not, want not #amiright! Today’s blog post is an ode to the blood orange. I whipped up a blood orange banana smoothie recipe that you can easily customize to your very own blood orange smoothie liking!