Mini Pizza Bites

Mini Pizza bites

Pizza is one of those go-to meals that any picky eater enjoys.  But even the most pickiest of eaters can get bored with their favorites.  So finding creative ways to prepare and serve something like pizza is a must.  These mini pizza bites are great for a meal or snack because they are fun, easy [...]

Peanut Butter-Chocolate-Banana Bites

Peanut Butter chocolate banana bites

  This is a quick after school snack to whip up with your kids. Three ingredients and by far one of the best snacks I’ve had in a while. It could even sub as a healthier dessert. Ingredients Banana Creamy or crunchy peanut butter (or your favorite nut butter) Chocolate chips or a dark chocolate [...]

Fall Kid Craft #1 – Painted Pinecones

Fall Kid Craft Painted Pinecones

We are so ready for Fall and the cooler temperatures that come with it. I thought if we did some Fall crafts, it would make it come sooner, or at least make it feel like it is already here. My sister and kids came over on Labor Day for a little family fun time. We [...]

DIY Children’s Spice Shakers

kid play spices

I go through quite a bit of spice jars in my kitchen. Chili powder being the number one. This is a fun way to upcycle those old spice jars (plastic and metal variety – no glass) into a fun item for a child’s play kitchen. I add items that are larger than the shaker holes, [...]

Favorite Trick to Keeping a Variety of Babyfood on Hand

freezing baby food

I absolutely love making homemade food for my newest little guy. But I’ll admit, I rely on packaged food from time to time, especially when I’m not prepared to make it from scratch. But lately I’ve adapted a handy trick for always being prepared when meal-time comes around. I’ve found it to be completely helpful [...]

Apricot & Banana Baby Food with Cinnamon

Apricot banana with cinnamon baby food

I’ve been having fun introducing new foods to my littlest this Summer. Bananas were one of the first foods I introduced to him, aside from rice cereal. This apricot and banana blend, with just a small pinch of cinnamon, was a hit. I made a medium batch using 2 ripe bananas and 2 ripe apricots [...]