Greening Up Our Skincare Routine, Episode 37

After our last skincare episode, Larisa did a deep-dive on Alison’s skincare to assess how clean and green the ingredients were. Spoiler alert: they needed some work. Tune in to see what she’s changed and how she’s liking it! Links mentioned in this episode: * Larisa approved products NOTE: Not all products are genuine when […]

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Cucumber Gimlet

Ingredients 4-5 cucumber  slices 1 ounces gin 1/2 ounce fresh lime juice 2 ounces tonic water 1 thin cucumber or lime for garnish Instructions Finely mince the cucumber (or you can add to a food processer) Add the minced cucumber, gin, and lime juice to a cocktail shaker Shake until well combined Pour into a martini […]

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Larisa Begs Alison to Stop Using Teflon & More, Episode 36

All cookware isn’t created equal.  Listen in as we break down the pros and cons of the most common types of cookware and as Larisa gives her best shot at prying the non-stick pans out of Alison’s hands. Links Mentioned in the Episode: Drink Recipe: Peach Bellini Follow us on social (Instagram, Facebook) to check […]

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Peach Bellini

Ingredients 1 ounce peach cocktail mixer or pureed peaches (I used Sutter Buttes Peach Cocktail Mixer – great ingredients and so yummy!) 4 ounces champagne or sparkling wine Instructions Add the peach mixer to the bottom of a champagne flut Pour champagne over the peaches To make non-alcoholic: replace the champagne with sparkling water or […]

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Kids Sleep, Episode 35

We all need sleep, but sometimes our kids just won’t get with the program! On this episode, we talk through what’s worked for us and what hasn’t in trying to get some much needed ZZZZs. Links Mentioned in the Episode: Drink Recipe: Blood Orange Martini Products Mentioned: Halo Bassinet Alison’s Sound Machine Favorite Books: Bringing […]

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Blood Orange Martini

Ingredients 1 ounce blood orange bitters Juice of half a blood orange 2 ounces vodka 1 tablespoon Cointreau liqueur Instructions Fill a cocktail shaker with ice Add all ingredients to cocktail shaker Shake until well combined Strain the contents of the shaker into the martini glass to about 3/4 full Garnish with a twist or wedge […]

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Salmon Burgers

I recently went to a restaurant and ordered a salmon burger (hold the bun) with pickled veggies.  After I scarfed down the burger and side of fries and almost bit my own fingers trying to lick every last bite of sauce, I thought to myself… I could totally make this at home. We made these […]

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Algae: Protein of the Future, Episode 34

Is algae the food of the future?  Maybe!  Why would we eat it and why do we care?  Listen in! Links Mentioned in the Episode: Drink Recipe: Algae Martini Recommended Products DISCLAIMER: Consult your physician before starting any supplement regimen, especially if you are taking any medications, are pregnant or nursing. Algae Omega (pill): Nested Naturals Omega […]

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Algae Martini

Ingredients 1 teaspoon spirulina powder 1 teaspoon simple syrup 2 ounces vodka 1 ounce flavored liquor (I recommend Midori to up the green color, but Cointreau is also a great choice) Instructions Add a handful of ice cubes to a cocktail shaker Add all ingredients to cocktail shaker Shake until well combined and spirulina powder […]

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Self-Care, Episode 33

Taking care of yourself is absolutely critical to being a happy and healthy you.  Especially as moms!  As they say, you can’t pour from an empty cup.  Join us as we talk through a more holistic approach to self-care, going beyond the typical manicure/massage treatments. Although, that’s pretty important too. Self-care Wheel via olgaphoenix.com Links […]

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