strawberries, blueberries and a finished patriotic trifle cup on marble

Patriotic Trifle Cups

By Katy | July 2, 2020

These patriotic trifle cups are a delicious and easy dessert. I made them for dinner with hubby’s parents before watching fireworks for the 4th of July and they are the perfect light but tasty and refreshing dessert for a hot summer night. The layers showcase patriotic colors with the blue blueberries, juicy red strawberries and…

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Progesterone in Oil Shot Tips

By Katy | June 2, 2020

Progesterone in Oil shots are tricky. They are intramuscular and so the needle is longer (1.5 inches) and thicker than the stimulation shots and they are injected into your upper glute muscle.  Quite literally, a pain in the butt.  When you are beyond ready to have your baby growing in your belly, a little pain…

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Basil Pesto in bowl on left side; tortellini coated with basil pesto in bowl to right.

Basil Pesto

By Katy | April 30, 2020

Basil Pesto is delightfully simple to make and makes a nice alternative to a heavier tomato-based sauce. I figured out how to make pesto when my basil plant decided to take over my aerogarden. A year later, it is the only plant to survive 😬. I recently accidentally grew more Basil (cuttings in water may…

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15 At Home Date Night Ideas

By Katy | March 20, 2020

Since we can’t actually go out with the quarantine in place having date night in is essential. That’s why I compiled this list of at home date night ideas. You can still take time for fun in your relationship and it’s a great way to break up the monotony of the week. Whether you have…

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Stew simmering in enameled cast iron dutch oven

Beef Stew

By Katy | February 17, 2020

My husband did the grocery shopping this week (yay!) and was proud to show me that he had picked up some stew meat. So we could make a nice beef stew. The only catch? I’ve never actually made beef stew from scratch. The nice thing about learning to cook though is that once you have…

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Hi, my name is Katy. I started this blog to help you infuse life with ease and joy by sharing recipes and tips for your fertility and lifestyle.

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