Just 2 moms trying to keep things real & cute all at the same time

Basically Sprinkles

Basically Sprinkles

Just 2 moms trying to keep things real & cute all at the same time

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It’s Raining, It’s Pouring But Today will not be Boring!

It’s Raining, It’s Pouring But Today will not be Boring!

Rainy Days with toddlers…. need I say more? Ok, so when you’re locked inside and feeling like there aren’t enough toys in the house anymore to keep everyone entertained, we have a few quick homemade fixes for that. Singing in the Rain If it’s nice […]

Cowboy Dip

Cowboy Dip

This is one of my favorite appetizers to bring to a party, it’s easy, delicious and healthy… three things that are hard to find all in one recipe! There are a ton of variations of this dip floating around, this is mine: 1 can organic […]

Overnight Oats

Overnight Oats

Easy, convenient and healthy. 1/3 c. oats 1/3 c. vanilla almond milk 1 mashed banana 1/4 cup of raspberries or desired fruit 1 mason jar… obviously things taste better in mason jars Mix up, seal, refrigerate overnight and enjoy in the morning!

An Easter Basket for him…

In our house, the Easter Bunny brings a basket for everyone and I love it! I used to think my Husband thought I was ridiculous for always celebrating all these little holidays but he finally admitted a few months ago on a date night that […]

For Real, Easter is NOT Christmas

For Real, Easter is NOT Christmas

Isn’t One Christmas Enough? Does anyone else feel the same way? Seriously! I heard myself tell my son in Target the other day to put down the hotwheels because the Easter Bunny is coming soon… WHAT?! Wait, am I even putting Hot Wheels in his […]

RE-Launch!

RE-Launch!

Basically Sprinkles is Back! We know… we got all excited, launched our blog, created a Facebook Page, Instagram and Pinterest account, got lots of positive feedback then we got pregnant, got tired and we totally dropped the ball on our blog. Ahhh! #fail #youknowyouramomwhenyouonlyusehashtagsinyourblog When […]

Baby/Toddler muffins

Baby/Toddler muffins

  Is it a struggle for you to get your kids to eat veggies? Some days, my little one will have no trouble eating all her veggies and other days it is a struggle.  These muffins are so easy to make and you can be […]

Cooking with Toddlers

Cooking with Toddlers

What to do with your child while making dinner, isn’t that the question! Well, if you have the patience and a little bit of extra time during your meal prep, cooking with them can be a great way to bond, keep them busy and teach […]

Buffalo chicken sammies

Buffalo chicken sammies

These sandwhiches have worked their way into our rotation for dinner! My husband is a huge buffalo chicken fan so I knew they would be a hit.  These are SO easy to make.  Throw some chicken in a crock pot, let it cook on low […]

More exciting news for Basically Sprinkles!

More exciting news for Basically Sprinkles!

Things have been pretty quiet around here lately…there is good reasoning for it too!   We are due with #2!  January will be here before we know it!   The first trimester was pretty rough with the food aversions, not keeping food down, and all […]

Homemade Cooking with Homegrown Herbs

Homemade Cooking with Homegrown Herbs

For many reasons, summer is an amazing time of year and today, I’m focusing on how summer impacts what we eat. The weather is perfect for grilling, there’s an abundance of fruits and vegetables to be had and we’re adding some fresh, organic spices to […]

How does your garden grow?

How does your garden grow?

We decided to plant some herbs so we can use them for cooking and in our drinks this summer! I am such a rookie when it comes to this, I don’t have my mom’s green thumb, (maybe one day!) Natalie has done this before, so […]

Delicious Banana Bread

Delicious Banana Bread

    My love for banana bread is real.  You can never go wrong and it is THE BEST right out of the oven!  I kept starring at the brown bananas on my counter.  I already had plenty of bananas frozen for smoothies, so I […]

Sprinkles & Rainbows

Sprinkles & Rainbows

My birthday has always been one of my most favorite things to celebrate, that is, until, I had my daughter! Now her birthday is my most favorite thing to celebrate! Every morning, when I get her out of bed, I ask her what she dreamed […]