Drinks/Smoothies


Green-is-Good Smoothie

Packed with nutrients and an entire serving of leafy greens in each dose, this brightly colored smoothie is high in calcium, Vitamins A,B,C,E and K  as well as folate, and potassium. Impressive, right? What can we say? Green is good (or GREAT actually!). Despite the health benefits of leafy greens, they are not always a favorite among little ones. To balance out the


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Fizzy Fun for New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve has always been a family affair for us. It’s a night of favorite board games, delicious appetizers, chatting about the future and watching the televised festivities unfold in Times Square. The countdown to the big ball drop is met with a toast, ringing in the New Year. When the clock strikes midnight, and it’s time to celebrate,


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Homemade Peppermint Hot Chocolate

Your family has been running around all school year, trying to manage hectic schedules. Although the holiday season can be just as hectic, being able to find a little downtime tends to be easier while the kids are on holiday break. This winter, grab some books from the library, light a fire, curl up on the couch with a quilt


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A Fresh Twist on Watermelon! Salsa, Salad, and a Slushie.

Watermelon is one of those summertime classic. An essential for every barbecue, picnic, and deck party. Yet serving up the same old plain-Jane slices may become a bit old-hat by July or August. What’s a mom to do? Mix things up! Test the waters with the recipes below and let us know what you think!   I have personally had


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