Our Little Life Hack #13: How to Cut a Watermelon Easily!

Summer is almost here!! I don’t know about you, but I always start craving watermelon once the temperatures begin to rise.  I love having it cut up in my fridge, ready to serve as a snack for my kiddos or myself.  It’s a great healthy, hydrating snack.  I like to cut watermelon into bite-sized pieces to have less mess (no more drippy wedges of watermelon).  Keep reading to find out how I cut up an entire watermelon easily!

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Roasted Garlic and Parmesan Brussel Sprouts

I don’t know about you, but I always find that vegetables taste better when roasted.  Adding garlic and Parmesan doesn’t hurt either!  Today, I’m bringing you a quick and easy recipe for brussel sprouts.  Yes, brussel sprouts!  So many people think they don’t like these little green mini-cabbages, but it’s usually because they’ve eaten them boiled or steamed, and no offense, I don’t like them cooked that way either.  However, I absolutely love them cooked this way, as does my husband!Read More »

Our Little Life Hack #4: Healthy Popsicles & Avoiding Food Waste

I don’t know about you, but it seems as though on the weeks I’ve bought the 1 lb pack of strawberries, the pack is gone in a day or two.  Everyone wants strawberries! So on my next weekly grocery shopping trip, I buy the 2 lb pack of strawberries and I end up throwing away old, yucky strawberries by the end of the week because barely any were eaten.  It’s so difficult to guess whether this week will be a strawberry week or not.  By the way, this goes for lots of different fruits in my household, not just strawberries.  So what can I do to avoid wasting perfectly good produce that my kids are just “not in the mood for” this week?  Hello healthy popsicles!Read More »

Our Little Life Hack #2: Add Some Flavor to Your Water

Welcome to our new series: Our Little Life Hacks!  Check back each week for a quick trick or tip to simplify and improve your life. Remember, little steps help us to stick with a new change or habit.  

We all know that drinking lots of water each day is great for our health.  It helps our body flush out toxins, improves our skin, hydrates our bodies, and the list goes on.  However, some of us get bored of drinking just plain water all day.  That’s where our next Little Life Hack comes in: add flavor to your water.
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