The Switch Witch

The Switch Witch

The Switch Witch was introduced to me a few years ago by a mom-friend of mine. I laughed when she said it because I thought there is NO WAY my kids would go for it, but lo and behold, they think she is the best thing ever. Have you heard of her? You might want […]

Bees & Berries Smoothie

bbo bees and berries cover

photo credit: Irina Fortey Welcome back to Fuel Your Body Friday! Thank you to Baby Brain Organics for partnering with me this month to share these great smoothie recipes that are Dyer Kid approved (almost as tough as Mikey, did I just totally date myself there? Mikey likes it? No? Respond in the comments if […]

Watermelon Whale Smoothie

bbo watermelon whale cover

photo credit: Irina Fortey Welcome to Fuel Your Body Friday! Fall for me is all about new beginnings and getting my life in order. What better way to do that than to start with food! Every Friday I will be bringing you some healthy food ideas for you to try out for the whole family. This […]

The Perfect Baby Gift Baskets

Baby Gift Basket

When I find something that I’m super excited about, I want to share it with everyone I know. I love putting together baby gift baskets for friends and family as a gift for a baby shower. I load it up with things that I could not have done without during my first few months with […]

Playroom Organizing Ideas

Playroom Organizing Ideas

One of the things I struggle with most is dealing with all of the crap that litters our floors. I have a two year old who is the primary source of our post tornado looking house but his older brother and sister are still accessories. To paraphrase Jerry Seinfeld’s insightful take on it, ‘having a […]

Brussels Sprouts and Bacon

Brussel Sprouts and Bacon

I have been on a mission to find a really good Brussels sprout recipe ever since we left Chicago. There is an AWESOME restaurant there called Sunda, owned by Billy Dec.  Here is a photo of Billy, the chef from Sunda and my girlfriends and me out on a girls night.  So much fun! My […]

Homemade Playdough

Homemade Playdough

I feel like spending money on playdough is a bit of a waste.  It always ends up as a giant mixed colored mass of crunchy rock like material, the very next day.  Yes, we should probably be more vigilant about putting it away, it isn’t playdough’s fault necessarily, but this is how things go. My […]