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Are We Talking About My Mother Again?

My mother is eccentric but old-fashioned, kind-hearted but not warm, crunchy but Catholic.

I was the last of three rather difficult children, and we haven’t ever related particularly well. 615 more words


Saturday Snack Spotlight - Snapea Crisps

Today’s snack spotlight is on something I can reach for when I’m in the mood for something crunchy and crispy!

Tasty and healthy, these little guys have 6g of fat versus 10g found in ordinary potato chips, 3g of fiber versus just 1g fiber in potato chips, and 85mg of sodium versus the 110mg found in potato chips. 34 more words


Cloth Diapering For Dummies

In case you didn’t know, we LOVE cloth diapers in my household. Not only are they a huge money and environment saver, but they’re oh so CUTE! 1,694 more words

Skins and Peels

This post on peels was inspired by Clover over at Clover And Puck Magazine. It’s a common issue that kids “don’t like” fruit and veggie peels or gag on them, so thanks for the suggestion to address it here at… 815 more words

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Fruit and Veggie Animals

Crunchy fruits and veggies work really well for building-with-food activities because they’re hard and solid. Gather a variety of cut up fruits and veggies and build a real animal like a dog, bear or bunny or make up a fictional animal like the dragon above. 217 more words

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What is a Momzirra?

First of all, let me start out by introducing myself. My name is Melissa. I am Momzirra. Like Godzilla, but with Mom and Japanese pronunciation. (FYI, I am not racist. 179 more words


Nuts And Seeds

We’re continuing our week of crunchy foods with nuts and seeds which are amazing foods, densely packed with important nutrients, but we need to choose them carefully for kids. 313 more words

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