Packing School Lunches for Kids

How to make a dinosaur lunch

Thank you to Fruit Shoot for sponsoring today’s post and encouraging me to share creative ways how packing school lunches for kids can be nutritious and fun for kids! All thoughts, opinions and pictures are my own. Sometimes packing school lunches for kids can get a little boring if you keep packing the same things everyday. I try to make school lunch fun by packing lunches for kids that is a little different. The food may be the same in the lunch box, but once you cut it up in to a different shape that makes lunch fun. Try thinking outside of the lunchbox. Today […]

How to Make the Best Homemade Graham Crackers Recipe

How to Make homemade graham crackers 2

I have been enjoying learning how to make favorite recipes on my own, instead of buying processed food at the store. Yes it is easier to just go to the store and buy food, but I would rather buy ingredients and make it from scratch. We love to eat graham crackers for a quick snack or to make chocolaty, marshmallow s’mores. I really wanted to learn how to make Graham crackers for the family. I find such joy in making recipes and to know the ingredients in the favorite foods we love. These graham crackers are no exception. The sweet honey flavor with the molasses […]

Make Quick Healthy Recipes for Any Budget { Linky Party }

Healthy Recipes

If your house is anything like our house, you are always on the go. Making meals is sometimes difficult, even with a meal plan. Last week we had some fabulous recipes submitted for quick healthy recipes to help you when you need a meal or snack in a pinch. Anyone can make these easy, quick healthy recipes for any budget . Easy meal ideas, snack ideas and treats can be whipped up in just a few minutes. Quick Healthy Recipes Cherry Pie Larabar Recipe brought to you by Deep Roots At Home Karen’s Easy Tortilla Soup brought to you by Adorned from Above DIY Taco Bar idea […]

Easter Treats to Make For Your Sweet Tooth

Easter Treats

Have you started planning your Easter menu? Here are some amazing Easter treats to add to your menu this year. I can’t wait to start baking and making sweets for the kids. The cupcakes featured below look too good to eat. Those cookies at the end look like a super fun craft for the kids to try. Easter Treats Easter Party Ideas brought to you by Moms and Munchkins Cupboard Clearing Cake brought to you by The Lady Prefers to Save The Perfect Pound Cake brought to you by The Mis Adventures of a Born Again Farm Girl Easter Sugar Cookie Craft for Kids brought […]

Sam I Hamwiches for Dr Seuss Birthday

Green Eggs and Ham

Dr. Seuss has brought so much joy to children’s reading. Reading his books with my children still makes me smile. In order to celebrate Dr Seuss birthday March 2, I have come up with an original recipe called Sam I Hamwiches. Based on the book Green Eggs and Ham to celebrate this fun occasion. Thanks to Petit Jean Meats and Great Day Farms for providing the ham and eggs for this recipe. Celebrate Dr Seuss Birthday with Sam I Hamwiches Ingredients for Sam I Hamwiches: 3 slices of Petit Jean Ham 6 Eggs from 1/2 cup Onion Chopped 1 Cup (Heaping) spinach 1/3 pound cheese […]

Homemade Fresh Whole Wheat Pasta Recipe With Semolina

Homemade Fettuccini

I have dreamed of making my own pasta for a long time. I was thrilled when I purchased my own homemade pasta machine with a spaghetti and fettuccine attachment. My husband was very excited too. He remembers when he was young his grandmother making homemade pasta. Now he knows why it takes so long, but it is so worth it. You will not get the same flavor and texture from boxed pasta as you will with fresh homemade pasta. This is truly amazing. I have provided affiliate links below so you can purchase the necessary items to make this fabulous dish. (I may receive compensation […]

Simple Valentine Treats to Make { Linky Party }

Sweet Valentine Treats

Simple Valentine treats to make for school or any Valentine’s Day party. Fun yet elegant and little treats to enjoy on Valentine’s day with your sweetie (s). This week at Mom’s Library we had a great turn out of wonderful talented blogger to share their Valentine Treats. This has been fun looking at all the fabulous items you have been working on this week. Valentine Treats to Make   Strawberry Thumbprint Cookies brought to you by Kids in the Kitchen Cherry – Flavored White Chocolate Hearts brought to you by Premeditated Leftovers Candy Melt Valentine Popcorn brought to you by Crystal and Company   Earl […]

The Best Crunchy Spiced Nuts Recipe { Salty or Sweet }

Spiced Nuts

Snacks with a crunch are my favorite type of snack. I just need something to chew and crunch besides greasy potato chips. Nuts are rich in protein to provide a snack that will stick with you. I like to make a batch of these spiced nuts at the beginning of the week for us to grab a quick protein packed snack instead of chips. Spiced Nuts Recipe {Salty or Sweet} Ingredients for Spiced Nuts Recipe: 1 Large Egg White 2 1/2 Cups of Assorted non roasted Nuts: I used peanuts, almonds, cashews and pecans Sweet version: 1/4 cup sugar 1 Tablespoon Pumpkin Pie Spice or […]

Mock a Mole Recipe { Better Than Guacamole }

Mock a Mole With Peas

Do you love guacamole, but hate that it turns brown so fast? Try making mock a mole dip made with peas for your next party. Mock a Mole dip can be made the day before and put in the fridge. Simply uncover and Mock a Mole is ready to serve to guests. No avocados are used in making this dip and your friends will probably not even notice. The flavor is so amazing you won’t even notice peas are in there. A little secret, I don’t even really like peas and I love this amazing dip. Mock a Mole Recipe {Better Than Guacamole} Ingredients for […]