5 Fresh Foil Pack Meals You Can Make in Less than 20 Minutes

Foil pack meals are a gift at the end of a busy day. No recipe needed, no reading of long ingredient lists, no piling up dishes that will need to be washed-- just pop everything in a strip of aluminum foil, bake, and be ready to eat in 20 minutes or less. This method of cooking isn’t just easy. It’s healthy, too. The foil pack captures moisture, so less fat and oil is needed during baking. It’s Read more ...

Spring Fling: The Lavender Lemon Drop Martini

Spring is in the air! We’ve sprung our clocks forward and now we’re ready to soak in some of that new found sunshine – with a new cocktail in our hands! We all know that spring is a time to look forward to beautiful flowers, longer days and the beginning of backyard entertaining. In order to welcome this time of year with open arms, we introduce you to a cocktail that may become your official Read more ...

5 Reasons I’d Rather Give up Chocolate than Baking Soda

You love chocolate. You need chocolate. But as a working (or not) mom on a budget, you need baking soda more. Why? Read on to find out the top five reasons why baking soda is essential to your life as a mother, a homemaker, and a coupon clipper. 1. Baking soda cleans almost anything, even the kitchen sink Once a week, sprinkle a cup of baking soda up and down the sides of the sink. Let Read more ...

7 Easy and Adorable St. Patrick’s Day Treats for Kids

SNACK #1 St. Patty’s Day Pretzels A snack so easy, kids can make them with you. These simple, chocolate dipped snacks are also dipped in St. Patrick's Day sprinkles for a fun, festive look! SNACK #2 Homemade Shamrock Shakes Forget the fast food. You can make these fun, Irish-inspired treats at home. SNACK #3 Shamrock Kiwi Who says you can’t be healthy and have fun, too? Turn kiwi Read more ...

The Perfect Irish Whiskey St. Patrick’s Day Cocktail

St. Patrick’s Day gives all of us a chance to get into that Irish state of mind. What better way to celebrate than with a bottle of Irish whiskey and a new cocktail? We’re going classic here—no green dye required. Derived from a Gaelic term meaning “water of life,” Irish whiskey is one of the oldest distilled beverages in the world. Irish whiskey’s unique flavor is due to the fact that Read more ...

5 Ways to Get a Head Start on your Child’s Financial Future

As parents, we want to teach our children about financial responsibility early on. Here are five useful tools to help teach kids how to manage their money and create a secure financial future. 1. The Moonjar Moonjar is a child-friendly piggy bank divided into three compartments: save, spend and give. Developed specifically to increase children’s financial literacy, the structure of the Read more ...

Irish Whiskey Lava Cakes and the Ultimate St. Patrick’s Day Menu

If you’re the friend on the block that’s always pulling together for a St. Patty’s day party, you need this recipe! If you’re the friend that’s always wanted to start a St. Patty’s Day party, this recipe is for you! We’ve pulled together a classic menu full of delicious Irish-inspired eats that’ll have all the leprechauns in your life feeling like they’re home. Introduce some Read more ...

How to Make Easy Mini Moon Pies

Remember Moon Pies? Those little, soft-and-cakey cookies filled with marshmallow and coated in chocolate? I’ll stumble across them every now and again, buying one and opening it impatiently, hoping it’ll taste as good in real life as the idea tastes in my head. It never does! For some reason, Moon Pies always leave me wanting. I want them sweeter. I want them less dry. And I want a whole lot Read more ...