Fourth of July

Patriotic Fourth of July Dessert

June 12, 2014
healthy Patriotic Fourth of July Dessert,

I’m a fan of fool-proof, easy recipes because I don’t have the time to make elaborate meals. I usually try to get around slaving in the kitchen for hours and like to whip up something fast that still makes a big impression. It has to be easy and healthy — and for Fourth of July […]

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Gymboree Makes Awesome Clothes for Awesome Kids

May 9, 2014

This little man loves the word “awesome.” Well, he wants to be awesome. The awesome kids are cool, apparently. L also loves the sun and the beach and couldn’t wait to wear short-sleeved T-shirts, so I just had to get this T-shirt from Gymboree and the shorts, which are both from Gymboree’s spring collection. Tomorrow […]

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Last-Minute Patriotic Snack Ideas for Fourth of July

July 4, 2012
patriotic snack ideas Fourth of July,

I was looking for last-minute Fourth of July snack ideas you can still make to impress your family or guests, or something you can bring to an Independence Day party. You know me, I avoid food coloring whenever possible — here is why — and I focus on eating healthy food, so those are the […]

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Happy Fourth of July 2010!

July 4, 2010

Last year, we went to Kensico Dam in Westchester, NY, for the Independence Day show with music and to see the fireworks for 4th of July. We had a great time — until the fireworks actually started. The noise of the fireworks ricocheting off the dam was so deafening that we actually had to leave […]

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