BOOnana Pops

By josie milano

There's something about crisp weather and the sight of black and orange that sends my sweet tooth into a frenzy. Halloween is by far my favorite holiday but with a 6 yr. old daughter and toddler son I have to set a good example (well, at least while they're awake) and keep the sugary treats to a min... Read More

Winter Wonderland Granola

By josie milano

Christmas is little more than 2 weeks away and the little gifts can be easily forgotten, but who doesn't love a homemade granola!? My daughter takes ballet and I love to give her ballet instructors a small token of gratitude at Christmas.  The best way to show someone you care for or appreciate the... Read More

Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

By josie milano

Thanksgiving is less than a week away and being the procrastinator that I am, I'm still hunting down new recipes to try out this year. I love all things pumpkin, but I like to add a twist every year to my Thanksgiving table and instead of making the traditional pie I'll be making Pumpkin Cheesecak... Read More

Back To School Banana Muffins

By josie milano

I don't know about the other mommies out there but I am ready for school to start. My daughter will be going back to preschool in a couple weeks and she is clawing at the walls for kid to kid interaction, her 18 month old brother isn't cutting it anymore. I'm actually a fan of the hussle and buss... Read More

Whole Wheat NO RISE Pizza Dough

By josie milano

Homemade pizza is one of my favorite meals to make but it takes hours for the dough to rise. When I'm craving pizza I'm not waiting hours to crush the craving! Normally, I would pick up the phone and order a pizza for delivery but my family would live on pizza if I'd let them, which would not be goo... Read More

Revamping The Box: Cheeseburger Macaroni

By josie milano

Let's face it, life can be hectic and sometimes dinner is the last thing we want to think about.  Growing up in a single parent household my mom would work late nights and would turn towards easy and inexpensive meals. Convenience food can be very helpful on tired nights but unfortunately they're n... Read More