• Peanut Butter Banana Sandwiches with a Crunch March 8, 2015

    These are so tasty! I first discovered them at Tropical Smoothie. When we moved to Florida...no more Tropical Smoothie. So now I make them at home. [caption id="attachment_59" align="alignnone" width="300"] Continue Reading

  • Kid Gardening Project March 5, 2015

    I've got to credit my kids with this post. They started asking questions about what food grows on a plant. Before I knew it we were headed to buy some seeds so we could try to grow some food! [caption id="attachment_118" ... Continue Reading

  • Strawberry Jello Salad – “Pink Stuff” March 1, 2015

    This is the perfect summer picnic recipe or side dish. We simply call it "Pink Stuff". It's so smooth and creamy it melts in your mouth. If you're not a fan of strawberry or want a change, swap out the flavor of ... Continue Reading

  • Start a Fire February 26, 2015

    This is the best kept secret and I just had to share! The easiest way to start a fire is by dipping cotton balls in Vaseline/petroleum jelly. I was a girl scout and couldn't for the life of me get ... Continue Reading

  • Repurpose Folding Closet Door Idea February 22, 2015

    I've been looking for a way to put up family photos. Something quick/easy to change without needing frames. While shopping at a thrift store I came across a couple of panels ... Continue Reading

  • Fun Outdoor Activity – Windy Days February 19, 2015

    I'm always trying to get creative to find ways to get my kids to play outside and be more active. Video games and TV are far too addicting! This particular idea we stumbled upon. You know those bags of air that ... Continue Reading

  • Andouille Sausage Skillet Recipe February 15, 2015

    This is the best dinner recipe! Inspired by a holiday cornbread dressing recipe we love. Instantly brings the entire family to the kitchen the moment you start cooking...just like in a cartoon they float through the air following the amazing smell! Be ... Continue Reading

  • Reward System for Kids – Stones in a Cup February 13, 2015

    At my house, this idea was a big hit! We needed a way to reward good behavior. Stones in a cup was born! I used 2 little tea cups I found at a local thrift store (one for each kid) ... Continue Reading

  • At Home Movie Theater Night – Kid Activity February 8, 2015

    This is the perfect rainy day activity! Instead of just popping in a movie, we recreate a trip to the movie theater. The kids LOVE it. To make it very official, they each get their own bag of money. I give ... Continue Reading

  • Easy Lemon Pie February 5, 2015

    This is a recipe we've been making for years! When we want a lemon pie without all of the hassle, this is it! It's so simple and tastes so good. [caption id="attachment_49" align="alignnone" width="225"] Continue Reading