Dessert


The Vitamin Packed Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie My Kids Are CRAZY About

I read something recently that said kids grow more in the spring. Do you believe it? In our house, it’s certainly true. I don’t know about you guys, but for our family, spring means ACTIVE, growing and hungry (all the time!) kids. In preparation for summer, I’ve been trying to […]


Carillon Kitchen $100 Giftcard 13

Because it’s Monday, because Mother’s Day is in 2 weeks and because you’re all amazing, it’s time for something fun! Recently my hubby and I visited the new Carillon Kitchen in Kirkland. We tried just about everything and left full of  gratitude to be living in a place that’s embracing healthy, affordable, […]


The Best North of Seattle Post-Adventure Coffee Shops/Dining and Bakeries 5

After a long day of being outside, unanimously everyone agrees they need a good cup of coffee,  maybe a doughnut, a cold beer, some hot chocolate or the perfect meal. But many of us aren’t sure where the best places are! So, I’ve asked around and here are the most […]


Dinner Changes Everything {with a Giveaway!} 10

There’s this magical time that we all get every day : it’s called dinner. The great thing is, it doesn’t have to be a fancy meal around a fancy table to have the magic. It could be pizza at the white picnic tables at Costco, or a quick meal standing […]


10 NW Washington Healthy Restaurants 5

One of the greatest things about living in this part of the world is being able to easily access incredible food, fresh from local farmers.   Locally made wine, vegan dishes and all sorts of meals, made with seasonal ingredients are at our finger tips, and they’re more affordable than […]


Berry Picking at Biringer with a Crisp Recipe You Can’t Resist 1

Every spring when the weather starts to warm and the berries start to ripen, the kids and I head out for the fields. Sometimes we go with the intent of getting enough to make jam and other times, it’s just for the experience. There’s something so relaxing about being outside, filling […]