First Thanksgiving.

This post is a bit overdue, but nonetheless I am thankful McKinley got to experience her first Thanksgiving.  Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holiday.  Nothing is more satisfying to my taste buds than a plate of mashed potatoes, green beans, corn, stuffing, cranberry salad, and turkey smothered in gravy.  Certainly not the healthiest meal…

Coconut Chicken Curry

This is a fabulous recipe filled with Fall time colors!! As we head into the cooler months, now is when we crave those warm stews and soups! You may even want to consider cooking this meal in bulk for the week! This Coconut Chicken Curry recipe is best served with brown rice or quinoa. You…

Heathy Chocolate Pie

We all need something sweet from time to time. And, It’s comforting to know that we can make healthier sweet options to get us through the holiday season approaching us full speed. If you are someone who has to bake for family functions, this is going to be a classic “crowd pleaser recipe.” * You…

COSI Adventure

Columbus’s Center of Science and Industry, known as COSI to Buckeye fans, added a Little KidSpace. It’s a playground for imaginations, designed by early childhood experts.  Infants through kindergarteners can climb, slide, pretend, build, and splash in paradise. Of course we had to take McKinley.  Our COSI adventure, or as I call it, “Controlling Our…

How to: Maintain Motivation

Staying motivated can be tricky. There are however, simple methods to improve daily motivation. One method, and experts agree, is making your bed daily. Making your bed can drastically improve not only your motivation but also, your mental health. Imagine that. Really? A three minute task can increase motivation and lower stress? You should be…