Watermelon Smoothie Recipe

Our kids love watermelon and this is such a refreshing drink for hot summer days or for an excuse to use left-over watermelon.  This watermelon smoothie recipe is great for entertaining for adults or kids.  It’s very healthy and very sweet and needs no additional sweeteners.   PrintWatermelon Smoothie Recipe Ingredients4 c. cubed watermelon 2 …

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Kids Smoothie Recipe – Strawberry Pineapple

  This kids smoothie recipe is so yummy and is perfect for adults and kids alike.  We had this one for dinner to add some extra fruit and fun to our meal.  It’s very healthy and creamy (and dairy free too!) Don’t you love the retro paper straws?  My kids went crazy over those straws. …

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Kids Smoothie Recipe – Cherry

My kids love smoothies and we make them nearly every day in my amazing and wonderful Blendtec Blender.  This smoothie is a rich, red color and tastes as good as it looks.  The best part is, it’s 100% fruit and very healthy!  The spinach will add a slight earthy flavor but it assumes the other …

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My Angel Mother

  I recently lost my Mother 2 months ago to stage 4 Breast Cancer which spread to her bones, lung, and liver. My Mom raised me as a single Mom and I admired her so much.  She had such an infectious laugh and a loving and giving personality.  She loved her grandkids and loved to …

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Green Smoothie Even Kids Will Like

  A smoothie a day keeps the doctor away!  If you need an energy or an immune boost, this is the smoothie for you.  Our kids even like to drink it.  Don’t let the green color scare you, it actually tastes GOOD, very very good!  It makes a perfect meal replacement if you are on …

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Super Kids Smoothie

Parents and kids can both get excited about this Super Kids Smoothie!  It’s sugar-free but is naturally sweet.  This smoothie is perfect for kids with food allergies and is dairy and gluten free.  The pineapple aids digestion and the strawberries help your immune system.  The chia seeds are a super-food and add lots of Omega …

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Building Bonds Between Sisters

My oldest daughter will be 11 years old soon and she is stuck in that pre-teen whirlwind of getting her feelings hurt almost every day for feeling like her friends are leaving her out and ignoring her.  She cries nearly every night because she feels like she doesn’t have very many friends at school or …

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Heaven is Here by Stephanie Nielson

I have been reading an autobiography Heaven is Here by Stephanie Nielson.  It is written by the creator of the popular blog Nie Nie Dialogues. You have probably seen her on any number of daytime TV shows.  She inspired me when I saw her on the Oprah Show a few years ago.  Her outright faith, …

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Parenting Quote

This is one of my favorite parenting quotes because it just puts my world into perspective.  When I stop and think about it, many of the things I do in my life are unimportant when compared to building good relationships with my children. **All content provided by Positively Mommy is for informational purposes only. Positively …

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Letting Go of Distractions

So yesterday I posted this on Facebook: “I had a lightbulb moment last night. I am one of those stressed out Moms that doesn’t fully listen to what the kids say all the time and I was reminded that my 11 year old needs me more than ever. I really want to change, I just …

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