Category Archive: Pantry Staples

Jam with Every Food Fits at the D.C. State Fair!

Jam with Every Food Fits at the D.C. State Fair!

Greetings friends! You know how much I love to make jam, right? It makes a wonderful gift to give anytime of year. BONUS: I haven’t …

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Never Buy Lotion or Lip Balm AGAIN.

Never Buy Lotion or Lip Balm AGAIN.

Yep, you read that correctly. In an ongoing effort to simplify, simplify, simplify, a friend introduced me to a way to never again purchase lotion …

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Top 6 Trader Joe’s Wines Under $5!

Top 6 Trader Joe’s Wines Under $5!

Call it what you will. Mommy Juice. Booze. A Way to Forget The Day’s Bulls***, or on worse days, Actual Child S***. Wine. I love it, …

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Cacio e Pepe – A 3-Minute Meal!

Cacio e Pepe – A 3-Minute Meal!

Ok, perhaps a 13-minute meal in total if you grate the cheese yourself and count boiling time in the equation. Still, it’s better than a …

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Say ‘hello’ to Squooshi! (And act fast for a coupon code!)

Say ‘hello’ to Squooshi! (And act fast for a coupon code!)

Squooshi. Who knew that one funny little word would change a mom’s life? (Or at least her shopping habits.) If you’re a mother to little ones, …

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Perfect{ly Simple} Hot Cocoa with Vanilla Sugar

Perfect{ly Simple} Hot Cocoa with Vanilla Sugar

Have you ever made a hot cocoa recipe with 34 ingredients <cough America’s Test Kitchen cough> because you thought “This must be the best cocoa …

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Beyond the Perimeter: Make the Most of Your Trips to the Grocery Store

Beyond the Perimeter: Make the Most of Your Trips to the Grocery Store

When you hit the grocery store, are you only shopping the perimeter? You might be missing out by not venturing down those center aisles! It’s not …

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Vegan-ish Pumpkin Pie Pancakes

Vegan-ish Pumpkin Pie Pancakes

“Oh, for goodness sake, what am I going to feed the kid today?” Every mom has said it. And we’ve probably said it more times – …

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Five Ways with Biscoff Spread

Five Ways with Biscoff Spread

You know those cookies you get on the airplane? The ones you’ve never seen in the store before, but have a most intriguing flavor? Biscoff …

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The Top 5 Kitchen Tools (x2!)

The Top 5 Kitchen Tools (x2!)

So maybe since …

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