Yearly Archives: 2013




School has ended, YAY! But that only means that Camp Mommy has started. BOO say the older kids. I refuse to allow the kids to sit in front of screens 24/7 for 3 months. Nope, not happening while Camp Mommy is in session.Here was the first day activity list: The […]

Camp Mommy is in session



Happy Memorial Day everyone! Just because I have not posted any recipes in a few weeks does not mean that I have not been cooking. It means that I have not had time to take any pictures or post recipes. School is winding down, life is crazy, but I am […]

Power Snack: Quinoa Oat Muffins





I attended a sneak preview of this movie last night and I was actually very disappointed.  I think this movie will appeal to the Moms much more than the Dads. But, I was really looking forward to this movie, and I was expecting much more from a movie with Leonardo […]

Real Parents Review: The Great Gatsby


Iron Man 3 is the 3rd in the series of movies which highlights Marvel comic book hero Tony Stark/Iron Man.  The story picks up after Iron Man has finished defeating Loki (Thor’s brother) along with the other members of The Avengers in the movie of the same name.  This battle […]

Real Parents Review: Ironman 3


One of my kids is a fairly picky eater.  He likes very few foods.  Luckily, the foods he likes are healthy.  We just made an awesome smoothie together. We just threw in the Vitamix: pineapple blueberries strawberries chia seeds kale a peeled orange a banana about 1/4 cup hemp seeds […]

Vegan Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins



My husband and 14 year old son attended a sneak preview last week of Oblivion, a new Sci fi movie starring Tom Cruise.  Cruise’s character (Jack – Tech 49) is a part of a two person crew assigned to a post-apocalyptic Earth where the Moon has been destroyed by an alien […]

Real Parents Review: Oblivion