#ad Tall Mom tiny kitchen: 2 Delicious Dips for Fried Chicken – Spicy Honey Mustard & Buttermilk Ranch

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #SummerYum #CollectiveBias I’ll admit it…I’m not a wiz in the kitchen. If I am cooking, I like to keep my recipes simple and fail-proof. Oftentimes, I pick up some pre-made items at the store and supplement the meal with a homemade side or dip. Since having my new tiny baby girl last month, my enthusiasm for slaving over a hot stove has decreased even…

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Peanut Butter & Banana S’more Recipe: Satiating The Pregnant Lady With A Weeknight Dessert

This delicious Peanut Butter and Banana S’mores shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LetsMakeSmores #CollectiveBias #sponsored Having kids is great.  Well, most of the time, they’re a pain in the butt. They whine about nothing, feed me this, give me that, change my diaper – the list goes on and on.   But, honestly, it’s worth the effort. My first tiny baby is now growing into a little boy and I enjoy…

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Eggo Waffle Bar – Our Favorite Breakfast for Dinner

 This Eggo Waffle Bar shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EggoWaffleBar #CollectiveBias I’ve been really good recently about eating a delicious filling breakfast over the past few weeks, and have also made sure to feed Tall Dad and Rhys the same! Our go-tos have been Eggo Waffles with peanut butter, eggs, and lots of delicious fruit. Well last night, I just didn’t feel like cooking dinner. I was tired, my…

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April Showers Bring May Flowers Fun Snack

My Easy and Fun Snack of April Showers Bring May Flowers Rice Krispies Treats  – which just so happens to be perfect for an April or May baby shower or bridal shower – has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #KreateMyHappy #CollectiveBias I am so incredibly happy that spring is finally starting to appear here in Rhode Island! The birds have been outside singing their songs, and the crocuses are popping out…

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10 Romantic Restaurants In Providence Rhode Island

Valentine’s Day is here ladies and gents and while I’ve never been a huge fan of Valentine’s Day like most people, I do respect what it represents; the love and time a relationship requires. One has to make their relationship a priority, and Valentine’s Day is the tangible manifestation of that – even if for only one day. But we here in Providence, Rhode Island – we have a slight advantage when it comes to a romantic Valentine’s Day date.…

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I Have Some Bad Habits

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #LoveLunchIn #CollectiveBias I’ve got two issues that I need to talk about: my car and my lunch.  Both are in terrible, terrible shape.  Hit the jump to see why you’d be ashamed to drive my car, and why my lunch diet would make Tony Horton have a heart attack. But also why Campbell’s Slow Kettle Style Soups may be changing both…. Issue Number 1: Car Window My…

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My Kid Is Going To Harvard : He’s Wicked Smart Because He Signs For Frozen Waffles #4MoreWaffles #CollectiveBias #shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. I need to open an extra savings account, start a coin jar, and probably open a college savings fund. All because my kid is most likely going to Harvard. He’s wicked smart. At a mere 18 months, he can tell me if he wants me to read him a different book, prefers frozen waffles over yogurt for breakfast, or if he’d like to…

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Healthy Snacking Ideas #SkinnyGirlSnacks #CollectiveBias #shop

My mom says that I’m a grazer, and always have been. I think she’s right. I like to eat little bits of food throughout the day. Some people say that snacking on bites of food every few hours helps to keep one’s metabolism rolling along. Yes, having a balanced lifestyle is important and keeping that metabolism churning is even more important.  But, you want to know what is more important to me?  Making sure I don’t get hangry. You know…

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My Whole30 Lifesaver: Pre-Made Paleo {review}

As you may recall, Tall Dad and I have decided to clean out our bodies  – which of course means our  pantry as well; all in the name of succeeding at the Whole30 Challenge.  We vowed to eat only meats, fish, vegetables, fruits, nuts and healthy fats for 30 straight days. Granted, we slipped up halfway through, but Tall Dad and I are going to restart the Whole30 with a new sense of determination. We learned what worked for us,…

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