About Anne Banks

Hi, I'm Anne! I am an active learner on this crazy road called life. I love learning about anything, but currently spend most of my study time researching parenting tips and improving health. I get excited about crafting, reading, running, baking, and spending time with my three crazy boys (in no particular order, and sometimes at the same time)! I love sharing what helps me get through the day, and I hope my tips help you!

Pistachio Shortbread Cookies

Sometimes I get a little tired of sugar cookies, but it seems mandatory to make shaped cookies for the holidays, especially when you have kids.  This shortbread cookie is a great roll-out cookie and an alternative to the traditional sugar cookie.  I have used several different types of nuts (hazelnuts, pecans, almonds) in this recipe, […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast-Avocado Lime Waffles

There have been a lot of St. Paddy’s day breakfast options floating around.  I thought I would try my own. It’s a risk messing with a family favorite recipe (read about my picky eater here), but I gave these a try and I’m sure I’ll be making them again.     Avocado Lime Waffles 2 […]

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Remedies for Picky Eaters

I want to share a little about the struggle I had with my oldest son and his picky eating habits.  When he was a baby, he would eat everything, any type of baby food I had, he gobbled it up.  Then he was very slow getting teeth, and as a first time mom, I was nervous […]

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