One of the things I hate the most about preparing a meal is the prep work that comes before the meal. When I'm ready to cook - I'm ready to cook! As a mom blogger, I'm just like you. I have a full schedule and finding a way to cook meals at home while working full-time from home and raise two teenage sons can be difficult, especially when schedules collide and we have to … [Read more...] about 4 Ways to Make Healthy Meal Prep Easier
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If you have been trying to get your kids to be a bit healthier in their day to day choices, you might have already found that it can often come with a lot of complaining! Even though kids know that they need to try and lead a healthy life, they might not always be happy about choosing the best options for them. After all, they’d much rather eat French fries and doughnuts than a … [Read more...] about Healthy Kids Without The Complaining – Is It Possible?
Any parent knows that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Even if you aren’t great at eating first thing yourself, it’s likely you make your kids eat something every morning. All the better for sending them off on the right footing for the day. You can certainly rest assured that, if they’re hungry by mid-morning, their work and energy will start to flag. And, if … [Read more...] about Wakey Wakey, Here’s A Healthy Breakfast To Start Your Day
Nowadays, the majority of people are so busy with work that they don't have time to eat properly, or don't make the time to eat properly. Sound familiar? Always in a rush, and more likely to grab something ready-made to eat. More than 67 percent of individuals across the world eat fast food instead of healthy food. Whether it comes to snacks or drinks, most people don't … [Read more...] about Why Should You Consume Healthy Snacks and Smoothies?
We are what we eat, right? You will have no doubt heard that saying before but it was probably used in a fitness sense - if you eat healthy food then you too will be healthy. And this is largely true. After all, there is no way you will be able to improve your health and fitness by following an unhealthy diet. But are you also aware that the foods we eat can also impact on … [Read more...] about Eat for Happiness
The kitchen is the perfect place to have fun with food, play around with ingredients and try out a whole host of fun gadgets. There are tonnes of fun gadgets and devices which can make your cooking experience much easier, and here are some of the gadgets which you cannot live without in the kitchen. Polder Digital Timer on a String If you struggle with timings when you … [Read more...] about Kitchen Gadgets You Can’t Be Without
Are you a bit of a scaredy cat when it comes to entering the kitchen? Do you always prefer to let others cook and prepare your food? Well, if so, it’s time to change your attitude and get used to the kitchen! Being able to cook is such a basic skill and one that you will need to take with you through life. Don’t worry if you don’t have any skills in the kitchen at the minute - … [Read more...] about Can’t Cook, Won’t Cook? Not With These Tips!
Valentine's Day is right around the corner and we're sharing some absolutely delectable cocktails that you can whip up at home to share with your significant other, your girlfriends, or serve at a Valentine's Day party for the kids (the non-alcoholic versions that is!). … [Read more...] about Valentine’s Day Cocktail Recipes
It's National Pizza Day 2018 friends and we've got a great selection of discounts and fun to help you celebrate right here! Calling all pizza lovers! Celebrate National Pizza Day with any large pizza and get a large Thin & Crispy Pepperoni Pizza for FREE. Use code 5555. Limit one per visit. Valid 2/5-2/9. pic.twitter.com/rgU6UV1V3I — Chuck E. Cheese's (@ChuckECheeses) … [Read more...] about National Pizza Day Fun
Richmond is hosting their Mardi Gras parade this Saturday, February 10th at 3PM and we've got some great treats for before and after the parade to share with you! https://www.lifeinahouse.net/celebrating-mardi-gras/ We are looking forward to trying out these recipes and we hope you will also! Let us know what you think of them if you try them out for Mardi … [Read more...] about Mardi Gras Celebrations with Sparkling Ice
Meal Kits are now available at Walmart.com! Shoppers don't need a subscription to take advantage of a tantalizing variety of Meal Kits, specialized Snack Boxes, high-quality Coffee & Tea, and more delicious treats at Walmart.com! Shop meal kits, farm crates, and specialty food boxes at Walmart.com Check out some of the meal kits that are already available at … [Read more...] about New at Walmart – Meal Kits, Snack Boxes, Farm Crates & More
Mardi Gras is coming up fast this year - February 13 to be exact - and I'm sure that the carnival-goers are going to be just a tad put out with thunderstorms in the forecast for Mardi Gras this year. Here in Richmond, VA the festivities begin February 10 with the Mardi Gras RVA parade beginning at 3PM. See the Facebook page for all the details. So just what IS Mardi … [Read more...] about Celebrating Mardi Gras
If there is one thing that everyone in the United States is talking about right now, it is this Sunday's Super Bowl LII featuring the Philadelphia Eagles and the New England Patriots. Being a born-and-raised Pennsylvania gal, you know who I'm going to be rooting for! If there is one thing the Super Bowl is known for, it is awesome tailgating food parties. So what better way … [Read more...] about Super Bowl Sunday LII – Authentic Philly Dishes for Game Day
You’ve slaved for hours in the kitchen whipping up an awesome meal for your family, so why not revel in it a little bit and take a few photos? Capturing the beauty of the colors and textures of the food you prepare isn’t as difficult as you might think, either. With this quick list of five food photography tips, you’ll be ready to show off your culinary skills on … [Read more...] about Take Mouthwatering Photos With These 5 Food Photography Tips
For those of you who actively hunt for the best wine of the season, remember that high-quality selections of red wine sell out quickly — especially during the holiday season. While the same grapes may be planted and grow again, some sometimes it’s impossible to recreate the taste of a particular vintage. Because no two vintages are ever quite the same, it pays to act quickly … [Read more...] about Exclusive Red Wines to Check Out Before They Sell Out
The festive season is filled with good company and good food. Unfortunately, eating too many treats leads to a ‘Christmas weight belt.’ If you feel that you have stacked on the pounds this festive season and want to cut it down, why not try a ketogenic diet to achieve your goal weight? Here are the basic advantages of a ketogenic diet and how executing on it can change your … [Read more...] about Lose the Festive Season Fat Gain with a Ketogenic Diet