Going green as a family seems daunting to so many people because it is talked about on such a large scale. I am trying to help people tackle the sustainable mindset by breaking it down into one small category at a time. Today we are focusing on a small but very impactful item... plastic utensils! Here are some quick tips on how to ditch one use plastics and switch for an eco-friendly product.
Dad's Diner is one of the best restaurant discoveries I have made in the past few years. From their home-smoked meats, fresh made breads and pretty much scratch-everything, this place packs a serious flavor punch! They are so much more than a diner and when visiting Anacortes be sure to make a stop to fill up!
This Raspberry Cream Brown Betty recipe is a wonderful spring dessert - think bread pudding meets fresh raspberries meets custard. It is so savory and fresh and I just loved it! Be sure to pin this recipe - it is a keeper.
Part 2 of our Memorial Day weekend family trip to Leavenworth in Eastern Washington! We visited the Spirit of America 9/11 Memorial, The Apples and Cotlets factory, and Smallwood's Harvest on Highway 2 before heading back to our KOA campground for a swim.
Part 1: Do you have plans to head to Eastern Washington this Memorial Day Weekend? We have visited and enjoyed Leavenworth there in the past, so I decided to share some of my highlights! #Leavenworth #MemorialDay #EasternWA #camping
Who else is so excited that spring is here?? Enough with the April showers, we are ready for some sun! Just a quick fun recap of what we enjoyed in the month of April. Easter and brunch were the hi-lights, obviously!
Another Sustainable Living Tip - How to Ditch the Dryer Sheets! Trade in unnecessary chemicals and manufactured fragrances for eco-friendly and hypoallergenic wool dryer balls and essential oils.
Obviously, there are a lot of things that are hard when it comes to being a parent... having children is a path that so many people take though it is a tough one, and one that we will surely all struggle with in our individual ways. I know stay-at-home moms that struggle deeply with feelings …
We celebrated my daughter's 4th birthday this year at the Sugar Factory in Bellevue and couldn't have had more fun! It is a great venue for a special occasion - the girls thought it was so cute to walk the red carpet and LOVED their extravagant milkshakes!
This vegetarian pasta salad is not only filling and delicious but it is super easy to toss together too! I included my review of the Banza chickpea pasta that my family tried and has been enjoying.