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Tips And Tools For Cooking With Little People

Tips And Tools For Cooking With Little People

Hey there! Today I hope to encourage the weary with some some basics for cooking with little people. There is a reason the tag line of NTK is “while the babies sleep, I cook.” It is HARD for me to have patience in the kitchen.…

Encouragement For Feeding Your Family

Encouragement For Feeding Your Family

This blogpost is short and sweet, and honestly, all I hope to do is encourage you. Why? If there’s one thing I have noticed in the last month, it is that many of you are tired. And the days are cold. And yet, the house still…

Home Reno 2022: The Girls’ Bedroom

Home Reno 2022: The Girls’ Bedroom

Today I am sharing the details of Scout and Millie’s bedroom for part 3 of the Home Renovation series. If you missed part 1, I explained that we added onto the back of our home at the beginning of the year. Before this room got…

Home Reno 2022: John Robert’s Room

Home Reno 2022: John Robert’s Room

I come to you today with part 2 of the Home Renovation Series! If you missed part 1, I explained that we added onto the back of our home at the beginning of the year. This gave a whole new Primary Suite for Nate and…

Ten Perfect Meals for Batch Cooking and Freezing

Ten Perfect Meals for Batch Cooking and Freezing

  Hello Everyone! I am here today to share what I hope is a helpful library of recipes to lighten the load of cooking. If you’re anything like me, there will be days when you are inspired to cook, and days where even putting together…

Home Reno 2022: Kate and Nate’s Bedroom

Home Reno 2022: Kate and Nate’s Bedroom

Beginning in 2021, our family started the long awaited process of adding onto our home. We went from a 3 bedroom 2 bathroom house to a 4 bedroom 3 bathroom house. This included a Primary Suite for Nate and I along with an office. We…

Preparing Your Marriage For A Baby

Preparing Your Marriage For A Baby

Hi Friends! I’m so excited to share with you all the steps I took as our family prepared to welcome home our fourth baby in October 2021. For those of you who are subscribed to receive my monthly newsletters, you will have already read about…

Creamy Chicken Enchilada Bowls

Creamy Chicken Enchilada Bowls

This recipe came about because I was making my famous NTK Creamy Chicken Enchiladas and found myself with some extra filling. I ate it that day for lunch and realized it is so delicious, you really don’t even need a tortilla! Since that day, I…

The NTK Home Reset

The NTK Home Reset

The Home Reset will be back in January! In 2020, I wrote a series of blog posts that outlined what I do to refresh our home a few times a year. I was shocked at the number of you wanting a realistic resource that didn’t…

An Interview With My Mom

An Interview With My Mom

Last summer I wrote a newsletter that was extra special to me, where I interviewed MY MOM! I asked her if I could glean some of her wisdom for a special “Berta in the Kitchen” themed newsletter. My mom taught me how to cook, freeze all the…