Keurig and College Students are a Perfect Match


Do you have a college student in your family? After having two graduate, I can’t say that I’m truly ready to let my 3rd go, but I must. Perhaps that’s one of the many reasons we had 5 children; watching them leave is bittersweet but knowing we still have a few left at home makescontinue reading

Healthy Snacks for the Busy Mom


It’s natural to think of your family when it involves healthy snacks but how often do you think of yourself? In order to keep up with the busyness of your life, you must and I repeat you must focus on choosing healthy meals and healthy snacks to sustain your energy. Today we’ll focus on somecontinue reading

Do You Have a Food Addiction? 5 Reasons You Might Have One and What to do About It


Do you have a food addiction? This is something that I have seen not only in my own life but also with others as well.  How many people do you know who have an addiction to chocolate? I know I do and I’m working on getting rid of it. But, what about other food addictions?continue reading

The Five Biggest Myths About Veganism


Let’s face it, there are a lot of different styles of eating and diet available to us today.  One of the most popular by far is that of veganism.  For the sake of this blog post, I will be defining veganism as “a diet that eliminates all animal and animal byproducts from consumption.”  I willcontinue reading

Delicious, Nutritious and Easy Smoothies by Dole


If you have followed me for any length of time, you know that I love smoothies. It has taken some coaxing but my family is now on board with my smoothie obsession. We love fruit smoothies and veggies smoothies, so when I was approached by the Mom It Forward team to join in on acontinue reading

5 Health Benefits of Smoothies

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As more and more people begin to take charge of their health by changing their eating habits, smoothies are becoming more popular. And it’s no wonder – the health benefits you can get from just one smoothie a day are remarkable. In this article, we’re going to look at just five of the many healthcontinue reading