Gluten-Free Zucchini Almond Butter Brownies – AKA ‘Frownies’!

Gluten-Free Zucchini Almond Butter Brownies – AKA ‘Frownies’!

We have been LOVING these healthier almond butter brownies made with zucchini. Moist, flavorful, and chocolate-y, you'll think you're eating a true brownie, but these are free of flour, dairy, and are made with honey or pure maple syrup instead of refined sugar. My kids even love them, and don't notice that they're getting a [...]

Valentine’s Traditions to do with Your Kids This Year

Valentine’s Traditions to do with Your Kids This Year

I really embrace the cheese of Valentine's Day - life's too short not to party in pink and red and celebrate love together. Of course it's great to have a little romance with your significant other, but it's also a fun holiday to celebrate with kids. We make it more about love in general - [...]

Hosting A Favorite Things Party (And 20 of my $15 & Under Favs!)

Hosting A Favorite Things Party (And 20 of my $15 & Under Favs!)

When I taught a holiday workshop this year, I was blown away by how many attendees had never been to a Favorite Things Party. If you're a newbie, just imagine a cookie swap, but instead of shortbread, you get to exchange everyone's favorite inexpensive goody! I way prefer this kind of exchange because we're already [...]

How We Celebrate Back to School Season & Our New School Year Theme

How We Celebrate Back to School Season & Our New School Year Theme

Who else loves the back to school rush? As a kid I got absolutely giddy picking out new notebooks and pens, going shopping with my mom, and laying out an outfit for my first day to school. Being on the other side now, it's bittersweet - especially because Eva is on her way to preschool! [...]