Small Business Your Stories

Introducing the Women-Owned Small Business Entrepreneur Series – Coming Soon!

Introducing the Women-Owned Small Business Entrepreneur Series – Coming Soon! I can’t wait to share this new feature that will be coming soon to Busy Bee Kate.  I am an entrepreneur at heart and love to support other small businesses, especially those owned by women.  In doing so I am able to give back and […]

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Education & Advocacy Holidays Kids & Family Our Story & Experiences

Kind is Cool – Random Acts of Kindness Day

Disclosure: I received some of these products for free from Oriental Trading. My opinions are my own and I was not paid or required to write this post. National Random Acts of Kindness Day is celebrated this Saturday, February 17th and has grown in popularity each year.  It is celebrated by individuals, groups and organizations nationwide to […]

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Appetizers & Snacks Recipes Sweet Treats

Vegan & Allergy-Friendly Mint Chocolate Football-Shaped Whoopie Pies

Let’s get this out of the way first.  I was born and raised in The City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia… and case you needed to know who I was rooting for….. well…. Fly Eagles Fly! Have you had a whoopie pie before?  If not, you have got to give these a try… and if you […]

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DIY & Crafts

Easy Valentine’s Day Decor with Washi Tape

Disclosure: I received some of these products for free from Oriental Trading. My opinions are my own and I was not paid or required to write this post. I can’t remember what life was like without washi tape.  I love it, I collect it, I horde it, let’s just say I have a lot of it. […]

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Education & Advocacy Kids & Family

Getting Kids Involved in Water Conservation With the Cal Water H2O Challenge

Disclosure: I received compensation from Moms Meet (momsmeet.com), May MediaGroup LLC, for this post. As a Moms Meet blogger, I agree to share the information on this challenge and to post my honest opinion on my blog.  The opinions posted are my own. As some of you may know I’m not native to California and when […]

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Education & Advocacy Our Story & Experiences Reviews & Giveaways Tips & Other

2017 Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo Recap

Disclosure: I received free entry to the Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo in exchange for this post.  My opinions are my own and I was not paid or required to write this review or host this giveaway.  This post contains affiliate links.   Way back in November… yes, that feels like way back when, I […]

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Soups

Southwestern Udon Noodle Soup

Today I am sharing a simple recipe with a delicious twist using udon noodles from JSL Foods.  By combining Japanese udon noodles with Southwestern spices and beans you make a hearty soup which is sure to satisfy your taste buds.  I recently saw information on JSL Foods hosting a recipe contest using their udon noodles […]

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Holidays Life

Tips for Organizing Your Closet While Creating Jobs

When you read that title – you probably wondered how in the world cleaning out your closet had anything to do with getting a job. But it does – and you are an important part of putting people to work even though you may not realize it. So – let’s talk about how these two […]

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Holidays Kids & Family

Non-Food Christmas Advent Calendars for Kids 2017 – Great for Kids with Food Allergies

It’s that time of the year!  The advent calendars are on the shelves and so many of them contain chocolates or candies.  I love the idea of having an advent calendar, but a calendar with chocolate or candies isn’t one that would work for us due to food allergies.  Plus, my daughter doesn’t get much […]

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Kids & Family Life Reviews & Giveaways

2017 Gluten free & Allergen Friendly Expo Coming to Northern CA 11/18 & 11/19

Disclosure: I received free entry to the Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo in exchange for this post.  My opinions are my own and I was not paid or required to write this review or host this giveaway.  This post contains affiliate links. It’s back and it’s here!  The Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo is […]

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