How Balance Bars Help You Snack Smarter

This post is sponsored post written by me on behalf of the Mom It Forward Blogger Network and Balance. All of the thoughts and opinions expressed in this post are 100% my very own. #CraveFreely   I have always despised when I hear women say “oh I am having this desert because I was good all week and I deserve it!” I have never understood why women feel so greatly that they are not aloud to Read More

The First Bean Based Snack In The Baby Aisle

With the kids out of school and summer break in full session, we are traveling and on the road a lot more. While my toddler is an exceptionally great traveler, she still requires some snacks to keep her content… because a hungry toddler is a grumpy toddler. We recently made our weekly shopping trip to Kroger and while stocking up on our favorite toddler snacks, a new product caught my eye. We were so excited Read More

Create Delicious Meals With Fresh Ingredients Delivered To Your Door

A special thanks to Blue Apron for providing the Miss Frugal Mommy blog with their service for free in exchange for an honest review! I love discovering new recipes and recreating them in my kitchen! However… sometimes being a mother of three with a husband that travels almost weekly for work can leave me exhausted and overwhelmed some days. There are days where I discover a recipe that I just want to make… but am Read More

Enjoy Real Japanese Treats At Home

A special thanks to Freedom Japanese Market for providing the Miss Frugal Mommy blog with their service for free in exchange for an honest review! Have you ever had the pleasure of trying authentic Japanese treats? I guarentee that anything that you have purchased in the United States that is described as an authentic Japanese treat doesn’t actually taste like the real thing. The Havens family became all too familiar with the fact that many Read More

Experience An Extraordinary U.S. State Every Month

A special thanks to Discover Our America for providing the Miss Frugal Mommy blog with their service for free in exchange for an honest review! I never realized just how much I didn’t actually know about my states until I moved from Maine to Georgia 2.5 years ago. I never expected to be so culture shocked from moving to another state! There was so much about the southern lifestyle and cuisine that I was unaware Read More

Creative Snack Ideas For Your Summer Vacation

A special thanks to Triscuit for providing the Miss Frugal Mommy blog with the mentioned products for free in exchange for an honest review! Triscuit has recently partnered with five amazing artisanal food producers to create exclusive products that are specifically designed for Original Triscuit crackers. I don’t know about you… but when I think about creating a plate of snacks for family and friends, I immediately think of Triscuit! They are a delicious cracker Read More

Take Time To Unwind & Enjoy A Sweet Reward

Life can get so hectic and crazy sometimes… helping kids with homework, soothing a teething toddler, entertaining a five year old with endless amounts of energy, all while making sure to keep them fed, the house clean and find time to spend with my husband. Sometimes I forget that there is one person in the house that I don’t make time for… and that person is myself. I am always having to remind myself that Read More

How To Get Your Children To Try New Fruit

Just like grownups, children find themselves comfortable in routine and eating the same old foods every single day. Introducing new foods, especially fruits, can be more difficult with children and parent’s only have so many tricks up their sleeves. I recently discovered a great way to get children to try new fruit and I could not wait to share this with you all! GrubMarket is an easy-to-use online marketplace for local food in fresh quality Read More

Gratify Gluten Free Holiday Wrap-up Review

One of my favorite grocery stores carries tons of the Gratify gluten free products and the kids always request them when we are shopping. The flavors and textures of Gratify snacks are so delicious and authentic, you’ll be pleasantly surprised to discover that they are also gluten-free. There is a full line of tasty pretzels in flavors and shapes designed to Gratify and satisfy. Gratify gluten free products are the perfect fit for your healthy Read More

Encouraging Your Toddler To Eat Healthy Snacks

A special thanks to Brothers All Natural for providing the Miss Frugal Mommy blog with their products for free in exchange for an honest review! Did you know that childhood obesity has more than doubled in children and quadrupled in adolescents in the past 30 years. Did you also know that the solution is as simple as practicing healthy lifestyle habits and healthy eating. You can lower the risk of becoming obese and developing related Read More

Breakfast Simplified With Nature Valley Bistro Cups Oatmeal

Oatmeal is one of my all time favorite breakfast foods and I am always looking for delicious options. Mornings can get a bit hectic here during the week and I don’t always find the time to enjoy a delicious bowl of oatmeal. I recently discovered a convenient and simple way to prepare my oatmeal… breakfast has now been simplified with Nature Valley Bistro Cups Oatmeal! With some assistance from my brewing machine, my oatmeal is Read More

Cooking In The Kitchen: Mexican Chipotle Chicken

I am a proud Hormel Foods Extended Family Blogger! I receive free products to facilitate my reviews. All thoughts and opinions expressed in my review are honest and 100% my own. I am saddened by the fact that we are grilling less and less now that fall is in full swing and life has just been pretty busy lately. I have been inspired to come up with more simple and delicious recipes for cooking in Read More