Fun Summer Foods to Make and Enjoy {Linky Party}

Fun Summer Foods To Make

Try these fun summer foods to make and enjoy the tastes of summer. There are so many fresh ripe fruit and vegetables to make great dishes during the summer. I have been making fresh jellies and jams. The tomatoes, cucumbers and zucchini are coming in from our garden. We are having fresh summer salads and zucchini fritters. It looks like many others have been busy creating fun summer foods too. I can’t wait to share all the wonderful things so many of you have shared with us last week here at Mom’s Library. Fun Summer Foods To Make Better than Koolaid brought to you by […]

Sea World: A Whole New World of Adventure

Sea World a New Adventure

I have been to Sea World in San Antonio five times and I have still never made it to the back of the park until this year. This was a whole new world behind the lake. Our first stop was the Steel Eel roller coaster. My older kids were too afraid to ride it this year, so my husband and I rode it together. This was the first time we ever rode a roller coaster together. Next we visited the penguins and learned more about their chilly habitats. This is a much welcomed relief from the heat. Enjoy Sea World Rides We went to the […]

Mom’s Library July Linky Party

We have been extremely busy the past few weeks. I have gone to San Antonio for a conference with family and a vacation to Colorado. We are exhausted and looking forward to a staycation here in the Dallas area for the next few weeks. I am not sure who’s bright idea it was to have swim lessons at 8:00 am, but we are there every morning. I have my coffee in my hand to make sure we get there on time. After vacation we all are super tired and it is very difficult to wake up early for swim lessons. My little guy is able […]

Homemade Fruit Snacks: Homemade Swedish Fish

Homemade Fruit Snacks Swedish Fish

I just love making fun snacks for my kids and I was delighted when I found out how to make homemade fruit snacks. Why not make fun shapes kids can eat with their fingers. I found my fish mold at Ikea. You can order the fish shaped tray I used. Raspberries make the best red color to be just like Swedish fish. However, any berry juice is fine for an entire school of colorful fish. Homemade Fruit Snacks : Homemade Swedish Fish Ingredients for Homemade Fruit Snacks 2/3 Cup Lemon or Orange Juice (for a sour gummy use lemon for sweet use orange) 2/3 Cup Juiced Berries (about 1 cup […]

Over 100 Fun Outdoor Activities for Kids During Summer {Linky Party}

100 Amazing Fun Outdoor Activities to do during summer

I can’t believe the first month of summer is almost over. We love to spend time outside soaking up the sunshine. I have found over 100 fun outdoor activities to do in summer to help increase the fun level at your home. We are still having the ultimate guide to summer linky party and looking for great summer ideas. Fun outdoor activities, summer camp activities and summer crafts. We would love to have you share any fourth of July posts too! We will be closing this party at the end of June. There is still time to be featured next week. So link up all […]

3 2 1 Ribs: The Secret to the Best BBQ Rib Recipe

The secret to 3 2 1 Ribs

It has been with some trial and error, but I think my husband has mastered bar be queing ribs. Ribs have to be one of my favorite items he smokes. They turn out perfect every time. Now I am going to share with you the secret to making these perfect smoked ribs. These ribs come out tender and full of flavor every time. The 3 2 1 method ribs will produce the best tasting and the best texture for ribs. Today we are using a secret ingredient, wine. How to Make 3 2 1 Ribs Ingredients for the perfect BBQ Rib Recipe BBQ Rib Dry Rub: 1 […]

Fun Summer Camp Activities for Kids {Linky Party}

10 Fun Summer Camp Activities for Kids

Are you looking for fun summer camp activities to do with your kids? I like to make summer time fun time by making all kinds of crafts and fun things for the kids to make. This makes it feel like summer camp at our house. I have found several amazing ideas from last weeks link party to share with you today. I am sure you will love these summer camp activities for kids. Summer Camp Activities for Kids   1. 4th of July Flag Shirt Tutorial brought to you by Kids Activities Blog 2. How to Make Silly Putty brought to you by Pounds4Pennies 3. Nautical Star […]

Experience Great Texas Wine With Grapevine Wine Tours

Grapevine Wine Tours Bus

Thanks to Grapevine Wine Tours for providing me with a wonderful evening with friends and some great tasting Texas Wines. All thoughts and opinions expressed in this article are my own. Recently I had the chance to go on a wine tour with Grapevine Wine Tours. I was thrilled to learn about how many wineries there are in Grapevine. While many of the vineyards are located in other areas of Texas many of the wines are made and sold in Grapevine. I was able to sample some great tasting Texas wine while on this fabulous tour. Texas Wine with Grapevine Wine Tours When you book a […]

Why Massage Envy Spa is the Perfect Gift For Dads

Massage Envy Spa Gift

Massage Envy Spa compensated me to share this amazing relaxation gift for dads with you. All thought and opinions are my own. Do you have one of those guys who already has everything? Now you are running around trying to find the perfect gift for the man who doesn’t really need anything, but some relaxation. Massage Envy Spa has this covered this Father’s Day. Give the gift of relaxation to truly make dad feel special this Father’s Day. Massage Envy Spa – The Perfect Gift for Dad I am not sure about your man, but I know mine works hard. He not only works hard […]