August Meal Plan: Week Four

August Meal Plan Week Four

The end of summer is nearly here. It’s both a little YAY! and a little BOO. In any case the kids head back to school this week, so we’re working on wrapping up summer with a little summer fun. Here’s what we’ll be eating for dinner after an adventurous day. Ready to start meal planning, […]

August Meal Plan: Week Three

August Meal Plan Week Three

The third week of August means I’m running around doing a million errands. Health forms need to be filled out, school supplies need to be purchased, and we’re inching ever closer to back to school. I love this time of year. I’m a sucker for school supplies. In any case having a meal plan at […]

Grocery Delivery: Save Time & Money With Peapod

Peapod grocery delivery featured image

Grocery delivery may seem like something out of a Jetsons cartoon (or normal to you if you live in a big city), but it’s here NOW for many people even suburbanites. Let’s face it grocery shopping isn’t a fun chore. It can be if you have an unlimited budget or are going for one thing, […]

August Meal Plan: Week Two

August Meal Plan Week Two

August’s second week proves to be just as busy as our first week was. Who said summer was a time for slowing down anyway? šŸ˜‰ At least it’s not for moms! Ready to start meal planning, but donā€™t know where to start? You can read theĀ 5 easy steps we use to create our meal planĀ and […]

Vegan Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

vegan & gluten-free chocolate chip cookie recipe

Vegan gluten-free chocolate chip cookies? Yes, please. We created this awesome recipe so you can have your cookies and eat them, too. šŸ˜‰ These are perfect for anyone who wants to avoid animal products or has allergies. They’re a crowd-pleaser, too. My kids could not tell the difference between these and our regular cookies. While […]

August Meal Plan: Week One

August Meal Plan Week One

August’s meal plans are a bit more…organized. I had been doing weekly meal plans since we have made some big adjustments to how and who does cooking, but now we’re back to do a 4 week menu that we can repeat, though it will likely take a big shift when school starts next month (!!!!). […]

Vegan Summer Southwestern Salad Recipe #LifesBetterWithTheLion


Food Lion just launched a recipe new site that’s redesigned to help customers find great deals at their local stores and search for the best recipes. I’m always on the hunt for new recipes, and love to make my own, so when they asked me to share AND make a recipe I was in. I […]

Savory Magazine From GIANT

Savory Summer Issue

SavoryĀ is a new image heavy, food-focusedĀ magazine/app from GIANT Food Stores that’s become a go-to resource in my kitchen. We’ve been on the hunt for new recipes lately, trying about one a week on average. It’s been a great way to find new family favorites and we’ve of course created our own recipes, too. Savory’s tagline […]