A friend gave me this recipe and it's great at breakfast or as a snack. I added some chocolate chips which probably decreases the health factor but they are so good that I think it's worth it! The recipe makes 12 regular muffins.
1 1/4 cups whole wheat flour
1 large egg
2 tbsp unsalted butter
1 cup packed brown sugar
1.25 tsp baking soda
1 tsp ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp nutmeg
1 cup pure pumpkin (NOT pumpkin pie filling)
1/2 cup buttermilk Read more [...]
Rarely a day goes by in our house without a few dress up games being played, so it's no surprise to me that A is already excited for Halloween! There are so many possibilities for girls costumes now: superheroes, animals, fairies, and of course, princesses.
Whenever we have a play date, inevitibly the girls dress up in the fairy and princess dresses that we have, so it was no surprise to me that A chose a beautiful golden princess costume. The dress is long and sparkly and has a little Read more [...]
We're big Disney fans, and I'm always keeping my eye out to see what is being released from the vault. The latest releases include special editions of “Pocahontas” & “Pocahontas II” and “The Aristocats”, and a 35th anniversary release of “The Rescuers” & “The Rescuers Down Under”.
Movie synopsis: "In the heart of Paris, a kind and eccentric millionairess wills her entire estate to Duchess, her high-society cat, and her three kittens. When her greedy, bumbling butler Read more [...]
If you're anything like me, you love to score a good bargain on things for your kids! They grow so fast (too fast!) and interests can change on a dime, so I hate to spend too much money on clothes or toys.
What I hate even more is the clutter that comes from too many outgrown clothes and toys taking over my house. I was a consignor at the Nepean OutGROW OutPLAY in the spring and I was so happy with my experience that I'm going back for the fall/winter sale on September 28, 29, 30 at Read more [...]