Eat, Play, Love

Canele de Bordeaux: The Perfect Holiday Gift

      Baking at home with kids ranks at the top of our list for crafting wonderful childhood memories.  We’re big proponents of smart, healthy eating (read all about how to be a savvy food provider when Smart Mama, Smart Money is released in March!), but we also firmly believe that sweets, snacks, and...

Bored? Play Games

Hurricanes have a way of putting us all in our place. Really. Are you stuck at home? The power is unreliable. The television, internet, phones are all down. What’s a girl to do? Play fun and games the old fashioned way. Need some ideas? From the book, Bitches on a Budget. “Scrabble, Chess, Backgammon, Monopoly,...

Every Pregnant Mama’s Fantasy

Pick a Peck of Crispy Apples

Make memories for your little ones and save a bundle by picking by the peck. Today was the perfect autumn day. The weather was clear and gorgeous, we piled into the car, cranked up Beethoven’s 6th (the best bucolic country road music, ever) and went for a ride. Our destination? The apple orchard. Our mission?...

PB&Joe

We have a confession to make. We scoffed at peanut butter and jelly when we were kids. While, on occasion, we could be coerced into a Fluffernutter on white bread (we feel nauseated thinking about it now), the thick gooey peanut butter sticking to the roof of our mouth made us feel like we were...