Hearty Lentil & Vegetable Soup

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by Marjeri on November 14, 2012

Our family LOVES soup!  In fact, our freezer is full of different type of soups that we have made and stored for later meals.  As winter approaches, we are always on the look out for new recipes that are easy to make and healthy.  This Lentil Soup Recipe was a huge hit with the family […]

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Sweet Potato Chili

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by Marjeri on November 7, 2012

I’m about to share a secret, “Award Winning” chili recipe with you.  I hope you’re all excited!  Herbie, my husband, has won the Chili Cook Off at his work 3 out of the 5 years he’s been there.  Its not a huge competition but I’m still proud of him.  Hehe.  We also serve this chili […]

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Flying Bouncy Halloween Ghost

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What kid doesn’t like bouncy balls? Or ghosts for Halloween? For this craft I decided to combine both. It took minimal supplies or time to make, but the end result consumed amble amounts of playtime for my boys. They loved bouncing their ghosts and watching fly through the air. What you will need: Old white […]

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Almond Cranberry Vegan Muffins

24 September 2012
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The boys were at it again, using their little imaginations. This time they were pretending to throw a birthday party, and for me, yay! After very cleverly making party hats from construction paper they asked me if we could make cupcakes. Because what’s a birthday party without cupcakes, right? Well, wanting to oblige, but not […]

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A Spoonful of Sugar…How Does it Affect Your Kids?

21 September 2012
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Sugar, sugar, sugar, oh how we love you so. So sweet, so delicious. But man oh man how it affects our bodies. As an adult I try to avoid it simply for the fact that I don’t want the extra poundage on my body. Not to mention the long term effects of diabetes, heart disease, […]

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Importance of Family Reading Time

17 September 2012
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I’m sure the majority of us know that reading to your kids is important, but do we all really know how important?  According to the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), children who are read to at home enjoy a substantial advantage over children who are not: Twenty-six percent of children who were read to […]

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Having Trouble Keeping your Kid in his Bed? Try My Tot Clock!

10 September 2012
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Dreadfully we all reach that point in our children’s lives when it’s time to get them out of baby jail and into their own “big kid bed”, i.e. kid freedom! AHHHH! Not something we were looking forward to, but we needed the crib for baby two, so we went for it with our oldest son […]

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Easy Kettle Corn Recipe

7 September 2012
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I have an insatiable sweet tooth that constantly torments me.  My family always had dessert after meals and cookies at afternoon tea.  I’m desperately trying to break this habit since I don’t want my kids to expect something sweet after dinner.  In my attempt to curb the cravings, I’ve stocked the pantry with healthier options […]

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Kiss My Face Whenever Shampoo & Conditioner

29 August 2012
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Are you looking for hair products that are safe and environmentally friendly, as well as easy on your wallet?  I have the product for you!  It’s called Kiss My Face Whenever ! As I strive to be a more conscious consumer, I’ve slowly begun to replace old products in my home with safer options.  So […]

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Growing Family? Get Three Mommies’ Views on Double Strollers.

28 August 2012
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Buying strollers seems to be such a big task. At least it was for all of us at LBTB, especially when buying doubles as our families were growing. We thought since we all have different strollers maybe we could make that task a little easier on our fellow mommies by giving our opinions on each. […]

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