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Best Ever Rhubarb Muffins

By | Breakfast, Desserts, Picky Eaters, Snacks, Spring, Weekends | 4 Comments
Last week the weather took a sudden turn for cooler days and as I was out walking on our property I noticed the rhubarb - one of my absolute favourite spring treats - was ready for picking. My children on the other hand loathe both the stringy texture and the sour/bitter taste of rhubarb that I love so dearly. I usually end up making an amazingly delicious rhubarb crumble - that even disguised with a ton of strawberries - they still won't touch...
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Gluten-Free Quinoa, Bean + Corn Casserole

By | Autumn, Dinner, Gluten-Free, Mealtime Rhythm, Picky Eaters, Spring, Summer, Winter | No Comments
Today I’m sharing a super easy, one dish, family friendly quinoa casserole with you. It’s great for any busy weeknight and can be made the night before and popped in the oven the next day. It also freezes fantastically and I often make a second dish of it to take out on a particularly full day. It's also the perfect dish to bring to a friend in need, with a new baby or a new neighbor. Play around with the...
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Cutting Down Sugar in Our Home + 2 Ingredient Chocolate Ice Cream

By | Becoming Minimalist, Cooking with Kids, Desserts, Gluten-Free, Picky Eaters, Snacks, Spring, Summer, Weekends | No Comments
I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for 2 Ingredient Ice Cream! “You’ve had enough sugar already!” Have you ever caught yourself saying that? With a good dose of exasperation I might add. Especially when your little ones begin to bounce off the walls after having had a juice box, cookie, popsicle, fruit leather and a granola bar all in one day? I definitely have. Many, many times. My cupboards used to be constantly stocked with these snacks (many touted...
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// BLOG SERIES // How to Eat Well at Home (Even if You Don’t Love Cooking) :: Meal Planning 101

By | Breakfast, Cooking with Kids, Desserts, Dinner, Drinks, Gluten-Free, Intentional Parenting, Lunch, Mealtime Rhythm, My Kitchen, Picky Eaters | No Comments
Isn’t it funny how when you learn a new word or hear a popular quote you seem to hear it ten times that day??? A quote that I keep seeing pop up is “If it isn’t scheduled, it isn’t real”. I love it. It’s just such a simple truth. Setting an intention for better eating is a wonderful start but for most of us it needs to be accompanied by a solid plan - or schedule -  for it to...
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