MY EASY LATTE ROUTINE

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LatteMadeEasy #CollectiveBias Before I had my (not-so) tiny babies, I had the privilege of traveling to Italy – three different times! And thanks to those trips, I fell in love with lattes! Now don’t get me wrong, I love a great cup of coffee, but when I feel like spoiling myself a bit, I choose to have a latte. It’s the perfect blend…

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BEING A PINTEREST MOM IS HARD – SO I’VE BECOME A RESOURCEFUL MOM

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #TidingsAndTreats #CollectiveBias   You know, I really try.  I really do.  Being one of those Pinterest mom’s is just not in the cards for me.You know the whole post about cookies I just did?  It came out ok, and it was all true – for the most part. I wanted my own Stars Hollow, and I got it. But what bothers me now…

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I GET BY WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM MY GILMORE GIRLS, COFFEE, SUGAR COOKIE CHEESECAKE DIP

This blog post about Christmas Sugar Cookie Cheesecake Dip has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DelightfulMoments #CollectiveBias     2016 has been a rough year.  Between dealing with male PPD, an unexpected move, raising another baby, potty training and everything else in between, I think Tall Dad and I have had enough of our fill this time. So, we’ve decided – that’s it. We’re going to slow down, relax, and not have…

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RASPBERRY BAKED BRIE #ItsBakingSeason

This recipe for Raspberry Baked Brie has been sponsored by Pillsbury – but all thoughts, photos and opinions are mine alone 🙂 #ItsBakingSeason It’s the most wonderful time of the year…and one of the busiest! I love the fall and winter holidays because of decor, music, food and constant merriment with friends. My family LOVES to see people during the holiday season, and since we just moved last week – we are expecting a lot of visitors to our new…

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SUMMERTIME AND THE LIVING IS EASY

Todays blog post about my love for cold brew tea, complete with raspberry lemon mint ice cubes – has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #TeaProudly #CollectiveBias If you have been keeping up with me lately, you know that the Tall family and I are moving out of our home.  Between cleaning the house, getting the kids involved in the process and everything else, it’s been a real trying past couple of…

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STAR WARS RECIPES

This Star Wars™ The Force Awakens recipe blog post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. As always, all opinions are mine alone. #AwakenYourTastebuds #CollectiveBias Let me tell you about the day I realized that I was a fully grown nerd. It was October 19, 2015. No, there is nothing particularly special about that day. It was just like any other fall evening in my beautiful city of Providence, RI – it was a Monday night full…

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Buffalo Chicken Dip

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #HolidayWithChobani #CollectiveBias My favorite holiday music stations have been playing on Pandora for several weeks now. Our Christmas tree is decorated, stockings hung by the fireside, and this weekend begins our season of holiday parties and get togethers.  Tall Dad and I adore these times, filled with family and friends, as well as some of the best eating and drinking all year. Savory, sweet,…

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Delicious Breastfeeding Friendly Breakfast Sandwich and Smoothie Recipe & Omelette in a Mug

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #SmarterTreats #CollectiveBias I have belonged to moms groups since I was pregnant with my son three years ago, and one of the chief complaints from fellow moms is that we can’t find time to take care of ourselves.   Sure, we would love to find the time to do our normally scheduled activities, like getting our hair done, going out with friends to see…

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Tall Mom tiny kitchen: Haunted Graveyard Cake Recipe

I’ve always loved Halloween. I’ve dressed up, every year, since I was three.  Whether it was being Big Bird, April O’Neil from Ninja Turtles, or the Evil Queen from Snow White – I’ve always been down to dress up.  Heck, one of my favorite movie’s is the oh-so-bad-but-I-don’t-care-because-it’s-awesomely-bad Hocus Pocus!  Bette Midler in that movie is my spirit animal.  Yup, you know you love it too.  Admit it. But. this year will be different.  A whole new level of excitement…

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Blueberry Pancakes

We visited a local blueberry farm (Four Town Farm in Seekonk, MA) this past weekend and had an absolute blast picking berries. I’m hoping to go back again this Saturday, since our stash is almost already devoured. Blueberries make the perfect summertime snack, but they also help jazz up pancakes, as you can see in the pictures below. Our little lad couldn’t get enough of these delicious pancakes! It has become a new family ritual of ours to make a…

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