• "cookies",  "dessert",  "food",  "kid food",  "no name cookies",  "recipes"

    No Name Cookie | Kid Food

    All three of my children are blessed with a hatred of oatmeal.  (*note the sarcasm) But things changed the other day, folks, after I added oatmeal to these beauties. Ahem…cookies. These delightful tasting cookies have been stamped with approval by kid and husband, which enabled me to do my song and dance, “I tricked ya! I tricked ya!” What can I say, it’s the small pleasures in life. Okay, okay, I know adding oatmeal into cookies is nothing new, but when you have a kiddo who has multiple food allergies, one being nuts, it can be difficult to attain certain flavors & texture into the foods everyone else craves. So…

  • "food",  "freezer meals",  "kid food",  "mini mac and cheese",  "recipes"

    Kid Food | Mac & Cheese Bites

    I remember an uncanny discussion my husband and I had about our refrigerator during our first year of marriage.  We were wondering why manufacturers made the freezer compartments so much smaller than the fridge compartments.  After all, didn’t every one purchase all of their meals, frozen? Our conversation quickly turned in to us buying an extra freezer because our freezer was literally popping out frozen bags of chicken wings, while our refrigerator stood practically empty.  In our household, cooking consisted of what Voila bag we were going to open and serve. I’m happy to say, that I threw my excuses out the window, picked up a spoon, and started cooking.…