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Simple Recipe For Kids to Make: Fruit Smoothie

Posted on May 13, 2017 at 3:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Here is a simple recipe that young kids will be able to make by themselves. This is also a great recipe to use to introduce preschool kids to the art of cooking. Preschool kids can help wash fruit and put it in the blender and turn it on.

Kids if you haven't used a blender before, be sure to ask your parents about how to safely and correctly use a blender before trying this recipe.

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Are you a victim to life?

Posted on January 13, 2015 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Do you feel like you have no power to direct your life? Do you feel that all of your choices have been taken from you? Maybe you feel your happiness depends on your spouse. Perhaps you feel that whether or not you enjoy the day depends on how the kids behave. Do you feel like your life is controled by illness, death or grief? The truth is you do have the power within you to choose whether you are happy or sad. You have the power to make choices and choose how you react to the things that happ...

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What is Healthy Living....Really?

Posted on January 5, 2015 at 5:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Last April my daughter was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes and Celiac Disease. She spent the entire week of her 3rd birthday in the hospital! I felt awful! The doctors reassured me that there was nothing I could have done to prevent this. I believed them. After all, why should I not? They are the doctors and specializing in pediatric diabetes to boot! I am just a mother of a sick child. Well, although I do not consider myself an expert in how to keep a body healthy; I am lucky because I know s...

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Best Snack to Cure the Munchies

Posted on October 6, 2014 at 3:05 PM Comments comments (0)

The past few months I have had a craving. I indulge in this snack at least once a day, sometime up to three times. With all of this snacking, I have had plenty of time to reflect on it. I have decided that it is the perfect snack for just about EVERYONE!

This snack is great for:

Curing the Munchies

The Healthy Eater


Weight Loss


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