NO BAKE After School Peanut Butter Snack Bites

Peanut Butter Snack Bites

Sticky fingers. Smiling faces. Full Bellies. PLUS No Bake After School Peanut Butter Snack Bites EQUALS A happy family! At least, this is the case in my house! Peanut butter is a staple around here. I won’t even share with you how much peanut butter we go through in a month! Not only is it great on bread or toast, but peanut butter can also be used to make delicious Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies, muffins, Peanut Butter Snack Bites and more. Because of its versatility, there aren’t many days when we don’t use peanut butter. This recipe for Peanut Butter … Continue reading

Strawberry Cream Cheese Dip Fun! {Giveaway}

Strawberry Cream Cheese Dip

My daughter and I went to see the Advanced Screening of Cinderella in Toronto. When we left the movie, we learned that Goldfish now come in Princess crackers. What does that mean? The same great taste of Goldfish® crackers in a FUN, PINK colour! Let me just share with you that my nieces all had a wonderful time eating their pink snack and my son loved the same great taste that he is used to for his favourite snack! Goldfish crackers are a staple in my house. I remember a time when my son and I would drop my daughter … Continue reading

Celebrate Earth Day with Chocolate Garden Cups! {Giveaway}

Chocolate Garden Cups

Kids love fun treats and do I ever have a fun treat to share with you! Did you know that Earth Day is coming up on April 22nd? This is a special day to remind ourselves of just how precious our earth is and how we need to take care of it on a daily basis. I love finding companies that have the philosophy of being kind to our earth, that is why I have partnered up with Envirokidz! EnviroKidz is all about making learning about animals and the planet FUN and delicious for kids. This is right up my … Continue reading

Goat Cheese and Bruschetta Layered Dip

Goat Cheese Bruschetta Layered Dip

Last weekend, I was at a Norwex Party where the hostess had the most beautiful spread of food on a gorgeous high top glass table. It all looked so elegant, but one of the appetizers in particular caught my eye. I wasn’t hungry, so believe it or not, I had excellent self control (surprising) and didn’t indulge on any of the beautiful goodies, but I came home thinking non-stop about this Goat Cheese and Bruschetta Layered Dip that was there. Setting out to re-create this beautiful appetizer, I realized how easy it actually was to make. Literally, it took me … Continue reading

Say Cheese! #Cheesefest via @KraftCanada

cheesey french toast

I have some VERY picky eaters in my house, but one thing that I can always count on is CHEESE! Every afternoon in my house is considered a Cheesefest because that is my son’s preferred after school snack. He loves his cheese melted plain on the plate OR melted on top of crackers. My daughter prefers hers as a piece of cheese. Hubby and I love cheese in a variety of ways. The great thing about cheese is that it is easy to use in a large variety of ways. Calling ALL Cheese Lovers to Cheesefest!   Whether you enjoy … Continue reading

St. Patrick’s Day Recipes and Crafts

St-Patricks-Day-Recipes-and-Crafts

I really enjoy all of the fun and creative St. Patrick’s Day Recipes and Crafts. I find the rainbows and pots of gold to be so positive and so much fun for kids especially. I also love all of the green food that gets made around St. Patrick’s Day because often there are mint flavours and I am a HUGE fan of mint! Speaking of mint…… Kristen from Country Fit Family and I have put together a roundup of ideas surrounding St. Patrick’s Day for you but before you see the entire list of ideas, I would like to share … Continue reading

Delicious Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

As some of you may know, I have been educating others in ways that they can radically reduce the use of chemicals in their homes. With this job, I visit other people’s homes to meet their friends and family and share with them ways that they can achieve this. What this means is that I leave hubby with the kids on weekends or weeknights. A few weekends ago, I came home to homemade Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies. Not only were there freshly baked cookies, but there were smiling faces, a unique recipe written by my daughter on a piece of … Continue reading

Zucchini Lasagna

zucchini lasagna

I LOVE lasagna! It’s a good thing, because I married into an Italian family! I have had many different spins on lasagna over the years and have enjoyed every single one of them! I will admit that I have never tried a seafood lasagna because I’m not a seafood/fish type of gal, but I’ve had many other varieties. Today, I’m sharing with you Snack Girl’s version of Zucchini Lasagna! Doesn’t it look delicious?   Zucchini Lasagna   Print This healthy spin on a traditional lasagna made with zucchini is simply delicious! Author: Multi-Testing Mommy Recipe type: main dish Cuisine: Italian … Continue reading

Baked Eggs and Cheese in Toast Cups

baked eggs and cheese

I’ve been trying to come up with some breakfast ideas that are healthy and include protein to get my day started off right. I recently received a copy of Snack Girl to review and discovered a super fun recipe that I would like to (with permission) share with you: Baked Eggs and Cheese in Toast Cups. This breakfast dish is not only healthy, but I also find it super fun for the kids. When I make delicious, fun breakfasts, the kids eat a proper meal to start off their day. It is important to me that they go to school … Continue reading

Off to a Healthier Start with a Mixed Berry Smoothie #ONatural #Giveaway

Mixed Berry Smoothies

Many people view January as a fresh start. There are many areas in my life that could use a fresh start. One of those areas is my home. I have been DECLUTTERING my home since the beginning of January and I can’t tell you just how much happier and healthier I feel already! Another area of my life that could use some attention is my physical health. I have always struggled with my body as I am not a very athletic person and for whatever reason, my will power when it comes to food choices has been terrible ever since … Continue reading