My newest little secret- Hemp Hearts <3

I’m a pretty busy mama, like many of you…I work full time plus during the school year, but DO enjoy a little more laid back time in the summer.  My blog section “Tips and TimeSavers” are little things I do here and there that make my life better, easier. I’m always looking for little tips…

Tortilla Pizzas

I’ve already posted about my favorite tortillas from Olé Mexican Foods, La Banderita Authentic Tortillas, and so on my blog I wanted to share some additional ways that I use the tortillas instead of just for tacos.  They are so versatile!!  I use these tortillas for many different meals and snacks, especially when I am…

Lunch idea- Tuna Salad and Blue Diamond Nut-Thins

I didn’t realize that Tuna Salad wasn’t a ‘thing’ for everyone until recently.  Personally, I love it!  My mom made it a lot as we were growing up so I developed that desire for it.  A lot of people don’t think of tuna salad as an option when planning for lunches and dinners so I…

At Home Sangria Spritzer

I’m a mama…it’s my most important job and that’s why I started this blog…to help me keep all my ideas straight.  Not only am I a mama though, I’m a mama that has a full-time, very demanding job.  Some mamas don’t drink, I, however, do.  No shame in that.  I don’t over do it when…

Power packed lunch.

   I don’t freshly make everything I eat.  Afterall, that’s the whole purpose of this section of my blog- sharing tips that help me survive as a working mom!  Aaaand….. I DO eat bagged salad! (gasp!)       For my weekly grocery shopping trip on Sundays, bagged salad is always on my list as one…

Put a Spin on Leftovers.

  I do leftovers.  There are some people that don’t.  I CANNOT waste food.  Planning for leftovers helps me save time during the week.  If I plan a meal that involves meat, I usually make enough meat so it will be left over and I can use the leftover meat for a different dish the…