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Super Cool Rare Toys – The Series

My Amazon List for Super Cool Rare Toys  has started to pull quite a following, so I decided it might be fun to do a little background on some of these toys and maybe help you try to find them! I started the list when I started to realize there were a lot of great developmental ..
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Low Cal Lime and Honey Mustard Broccoli Slaw

To add a bit of protein, or if calories are not an issue, add 2 Tablespoons of pecan halves or chunks which makes this divine, but adds 50 calories per serving. Main Recipe: 2 cups of broccoli slaw 1/3 cup Craisins 1 Tablespoon Ken’s Lite Honey Mustard Dressing 2 Tablespoons No Calorie Honey Mustard Dressing ..
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Extensive SCLC – Praise God, A Second Complete Remission!

Cancer isn’t something I usually talk about on the site, but I wanted to share our story to give hope to others. If you’re reading this, then it’s probably because you or a loved one are facing Small Cell Lung Cancer. I know I combed Google for stories like this when we started on this journey. ..
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Is a Baby Food Maker Worth It? Pros and Cons

If you’re like me, you know that you can save money making your own baby food. But, you ask yourself if you will really use it. I spent a lot of time debating on whether or not to get a baby food maker. Probably too much time, to be honest. By the time I bought ..
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Crockpot Bacon Cheeseburger Sloppy Joes

Most of these recipes are my own archive of things I liked so I can remember how I did them. There are a lot of great recipes from Crockpot Cheeseburger Sloppy Joes around the internet. This is how I like to do ours: Crockpot will be cooked on high for 3 hours or low for 4-5 ..
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How We Helped Our Preemie with Reflux

Our little one was born at 29 weeks and 3 days – about 11 weeks early. We were in the hospital 94 days. He had a lot of struggles and one of the biggest ones was constant desats and apneas. They were largely related to his poor little tummy and the reflux it was experiencing. The reflux wasn’t ..
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Super Easy 15 Minute Chicken Dijon Pasta Salad

This makes a fantastic and quick lunch and it keeps and travels well.  It’s is a modified version of a Betty Crocker recipe, which can be found here.   Ingredients: 1 Box Suddenly Salad Classic Pasta Mix 1 boneless skinless chicken breast, cooked (I baked mine with Lawry’s season salt) 1/3 cup low calorie mayo ..
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10 Ways to Help a Constipated Baby

When you think of mom-ing, constipation for your little guy or gal is certainly not the first thing that comes to mind, but it is definitely something you are probably going to have to face at some point. Usually, this comes when starting first foods. For preemie babies and others on simplified formulas like Elecare, it ..
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What’s Inside the Target July 2017 Baby Box?

Every now and then, Target releases a baby box. The box is usually between $7-$10 with free shipping and it is well worth the price. Most of the items inside are full size (or at least really big samples). I’ve found some of my favorite things in these boxes in the past. One of the ..
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10 Minute Meal – Trader Joe’s Mango Chipotle Carnitas Wraps – 3 Ingredients!

  You really only need 3 ingredients to make this awesome meal: 6 Flour tortillas (or shells if you prefer) 1/2 bottle of Trader Joe’s Sweet and Spicy Mango Vinaigrette 1 package Trader Joe’s Traditional Carnita’s (Pork) Suggested Additions: Lettuce Cheese Tomatoes Instructions: Place the Carnitas in a large saucepan. Use two forks or a ..
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