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

Month: May 2017

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 […]

Cookie dough heaven

Cookie dough heaven

You guys!!…it’s been brought to my attention (while making chocolate chip cookies with my friend) that I eat an excessive amount of cookie dough.  Correct me if I’m wrong here but I thought that was the only reason to make cookies?  Maybe it’s just me […]

Mother’s Day wish list

Mother’s Day wish list

As Mother’s Day is quickly approaching, we put together our wish list.  Hint…Hint…hubby’s!   Green dress|Necklace|Striped bag|Bracelet|Cover up|Tennis shoe|Striped sneaker|Earrings|Sunglasses       Pedicure|Beach bag|Bracelet      

Baby Bump or Big Lunch?!

Baby Bump or Big Lunch?!

    Baby bump is just about 16 weeks and this is the stage I’m in; the phase where the belly is not yet a full, obvious baby bump which makes you the subject of a lot of speculation. Any Mom who has ever been […]

Pie Night!

Pie Night!

  Our family has started the tradition of homemade pizza on Friday nights! We love making them at home for so many good reasons but no.1 reason is that the toppings and options are endless! You can create whatever you want, however you like it! […]

Pizza Waffles?

Pizza Waffles?

Need to switch some things up for meal time with your little one?  Getting bored of doing the same thing? I know I do!  These pizza waffles will sure to be a crowd pleaser!  Brush the dust off your waffle maker and start using it […]

Simple Cobb Salad

Simple Cobb Salad

Usually, when I’m not feeling very creative for dinner or I’m just out of ideas, this is my go to “Cobb salad.”  I use quotes on the words Cobb salad because it doesn’t have bleu cheese on it.  Not that I am against bleu cheese, […]