Aveeno® Baby Natural Protection Face Stick Review

Sun protection is extremely important. I have 3 little fair skinned red heads that have to be smothered with sunscreen every time we step outside. It is one of the reasons that I sometimes just avoid taking them out all together, because it’s so much work. I got an opportunity to sample this AVEENO® BABY…

I Thought We Were Goners

Last night, my husband and I were abruptly woken up by a very loud gun shot. It’s 2:15. Jason jumped up out of bed and is standing by the dresser. His defense is always fight, mine is always freeze. Something terrible was happening. By the time he jumps up, 4 more shots are fired and…

Make Your Own Cookie Butter Fruit Dip

By now I’m sure you’ve heard of Trader Joe’s delicious Speculoos Cookie Butter. But if not, it is a delicious cookie blended into a smooth consistency, making it easier for spreading or dipping. It is great on toast, pancakes, waffles, adding to ice cream, dipping fruit, pretzels or your finger in. Yes, it is delicious…

Fresh Basil Cashew Pesto

I went to Trader Joe’s and I don’ t know what it is about that place, but they make you want EVERYTHING! And they price it reasonably enough that you don’t feel too bad buying most of it. This particular day, I came out with way more than I had actually needed and one of those…

Tart Plum Pie

My in-laws have a few fruit trees in their yard. This is the first year that their plums were coming in. They didn’t prune them back (they’re still learning how to do all that), so the fruit was small, but still abundant. They brought me a batch and so I had to figure out something…