Mini Muffin Bites and Oatmeal Honey Sugar Scrub made with Gerber Baby Cereal

Bite Sized Mini Muffins (only 3 ingredients)

Thanks to The Women Bloggers, LLC and its advertiser #SoapBoxInfluence for helping me create quick recipes for busy Moms. Bite-sized Mini Muffins and an Oatmeal Honey Sugar Scrub, both with less than 5 ingredients! #CookingwithGerber A bite-sized breakfast treat that you can make with 3 ingredients? Yep. These Mini Muffin Bites, with a secret ingredient, are seriously just […]

Blueberry Strawberry Crisp

Blueberry Strawberry Crisp

When I need a quick dessert for a gathering a crisp is my go-to recipe. This Blueberry Strawberry Crisp is patriotic inspired. With its red strawberries, blue blueberries, and white whipped cream on top it’s perfect for summer celebrations. But is certainly worth eating year-round!   My Mom’s cobblers are things of legend. She doesn’t make them often, […]

urban parenting

Urban Parenting

How, and really why, we chose urban parenting is one of the questions I get most often. Here’s the answer, with input from several of my downtown neighbors. Suburban homes with yards and fences are the norm where I live. So when my husband and I announced that we were moving into a downtown 20 […]

'Bloom' Embroidery Crochet Flower Hoop

Bloom – Embroidery Hoop Crochet Flower

Is it weird to have favorite words? I really like the word bloom. I like that it can be a thing when referring to an actual bloom or flower. And I like that it can be an action, watch the flower bloom. Or watch the person bloom. Similarly, I also like the word blossom.  I think I […]

Mini Muffin Bites and Oatmeal Honey Sugar Scrub made with Gerber Baby Cereal

Bite Sized Mini Muffins (only 3 ingredients)

Thanks to The Women Bloggers, LLC and its advertiser #SoapBoxInfluence for helping me create quick recipes for busy Moms. Bite-sized Mini Muffins and an Oatmeal Honey Sugar Scrub, both with less than 5 ingredients! #CookingwithGerber A bite-sized breakfast treat that you can make with 3 ingredients? Yep. These Mini Muffin Bites, with a secret ingredient, are seriously just […]

An Unnecessary Woman CocoBookClub

An Unnecessary Woman + May Book Club

Have you ever lost something of immense sentimental value? Have you ever made a mistake you thought you couldn’t live with? Have you lived with illusions that were brutally exposed which left you feeling vulnerable and stupid, or worse, like years of your life (or even entire life) were a lie? Has death ever seemed […]