Looking for that perfect gift for your child’s teacher, the mail carrier, or perhaps grumpy old Uncle John who always complains at the Christmas dinner? Whoever receives your Christmas pretzel buttons is sure to be impressed! [Read more…]
When I started talking about our annual Halloween party with the kids, my 4-year-olds eyes lit up and she exclaimed, “Can we make the monster apple marshmallow teeth again!?” I love this treat because it’s so simple to make, but it looks amazing. They love it because they can help make the monster teeth and they taste delicious. [Read more…]
After a long day of errands, chores and listening to the children’s competitive banshee screaming marathon, the last thing I want to do is make dinner. I’m awful at planning ahead for dinner and often find myself scrambling to throw something together at the last minute. So, I’ve taken my slow cooker out of hibernation and put it to work. In just a few minutes, I can prepare a meal the whole family will enjoy. This salsa verde chicken recipe is so simple you can sit back and relax while your kids make dinner for you!
Have you ever wondered how to make salsa verde? I must admit, it never crossed my mind before. But once I realized how easy it is to make salsa verde, I went a little crazy with it.
It’s afternoon already. The day is disappearing fast. Between dropping off, picking up, chores and errands, you forgot to plan dinner… again. Time is running out. You need something quick and easy that your preschooler won’t take one glance at, turn up their nose and exclaim, “I’m not eating that!” You need pizza bell peppers. [Read more…]
“Can we have banana ice cream for dessert?”
This is a common question in our house. I don’t like giving my kids ice cream. It’s very high in carbohydrates and throws Jordan’s blood sugar off. Honestly, even if he didn’t have diabetes, my kids act like they’re in The Lord of the Flies after having regular ice cream. [Read more…]