My family recently spent a week at my in-laws lake house in Vermont! Lots of sun, swimming, boating and fishing! FYI – Miss Daisy is only so/so when it comes to the water. Ventured out reluctantly when son # 4 coaxed her but she seemed much happier sitting on the beach or chasing bugs…
Although we had a home base and I was able to cook for the family, we still spent quite a bit of time in the car and someone was always STARVING…. Being prepared is key for both healthy eating and saving money!
Salads can be a great GO-TO meal on a hot summer night. A quick way to get dinner on the table without having to turn on the oven. The key is to make the salad a COMPLETE MEAL.
I made my monthly trek to Trader Joes this week to stock up on some essentials for my family. Now that the kids are home from school, I wanted to be sure I had plenty of grab and go healthy food/snacks for them.
Good Morning! The last two weeks of school are notoriously busy. School projects, evening ceremonies and Spring Fever combined with sport playoff games = grab and go dinners! Here is our week of quick meals.
I love to run! Running has always been my go-to form of exercise but lately I have to be honest – my running has felt flat. I think it is a combination of busy schedules, deadlines and the end of the school year craziness that seems to suck the life out of you. I am sure some of this is also a result of the almost nonexistent spring here in New Hampshire. Seriously – I was wearing mittens and a winter jacket at son # 4′s baseball tourney this past weekend. Regardless of the reason, the bottom line is – I am struggling with getting myself out the door.
Good Morning! I hope everyone is doing well with their journey to decrease the sugar in the diet. We have had a busy few weeks with a college… Read More »