Tag: kids

Peanut Butter Hummus

I am always trying to come up with new and fun recipes. ¬†It’s kind of funny that I am posting a hummus recipe on this blog because hummus was Ten Years Ago! ¬†I discovered Hummus when I went to cross-country camp as a high school student ( summer of 2000). […]


DIY Pizza Bagel Bites

DIY Bagel Bites are easy to make. ¬†Just Follow a few simple steps and you can freeze these for later use. ¬†These Bagel Bites make excellent toddler lunches. Just ask my two year old.¬†   When I was a teenager, my mom got boxes of Bagel Bites from Sam’s club […]


Footprint Ornament and Life lately.

For those of you who know me ( I have some family members who like to stalk my blog). ¬†Or who pay attention to this blog regularly. ¬†You guys know that I am expecting another little boy in less than two weeks! ¬†( YES. I KNOW. ¬†I panic inside a […]


DIY Freezer Friendly Chicken Nuggets

Chicken Nuggets have the rep for one of the worst foods that kids can eat. ¬†This Chicken Nugget thing is in its second generation. ¬†As an 80-90’s child, I have an obsession with chicken nuggets myself. ¬† Since I was married in 2006, my husband and I have always been […]


Apple Spice & Cauliflower Cupcakes

Soooooooo…….Back track about 18 months ago, I was a busy new mom who was spending much time making homemade baby food for her infant. ¬†I found out right away that mixing a vegetable with a fruit usually meant that the food situation was a win- win for both of us. […]


Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies

This chocolate chip cookie recipe called for no white sugar and no brown sugar.¬† ¬†These cookies are sweetened with a banana and semi-sweet chocolate chips.¬† They are delicious while being just sweet enough.¬† One cup of white sugar contains 700 calories!¬† So you’re saving a lot of calories when you […]


Stuffed Pita Pizza

I have a few good Facebook friends who like to post pictures of what they eat for dinner! ¬†You know the type. ¬†I am that person myself! ¬†I wish people did it more! ¬†I like to see what people are having for dinner!!   So anyway, a friend of mine […]


Garlic Zucchini Chips

I love snacks that CRUNCH! So much that I can’t buy chips pretty much ever. ¬†I will keep on eating handful after handful. ¬†Geesh! I pretty much have no self-control when it comes to certain things! ¬†Perhaps I need to work on this. ¬†Or perhaps, I can create a fun […]


Kiwi Chips

Ever since I purchased this excellent Dehydrator, I have been dehydrating every fruit and vegetable in my kitchen.   Last night after my small fry went to bed, I was cleaning the kitchen, and I spotted these Kiwis. ¬†I cut them up and threw them into the dehydrator and let […]


Puzzle Easter Egg Hunt

I know that Easter is still a month away, but when I get a fun idea, I think about it until it gets done. ¬†I am very excited to hide Easter eggs for my son and his cousins this Easter. ¬†Maybe it’s a new parent thing. ¬†Last Easter, my son […]


Cucumber Dip Cups

I am always looking for cute ideas for presenting food. ¬†But seriously, I am not going to spend hours working on a food display when you know people are just going to eat it. ¬†Individual cucumber dip cups are a great way to present vegetables and dip. ¬†And these little […]


Cheesy Grape Pops

Ever wish you could make cake pops for a party but you don’t feel like spending the hours rolling frosting into crumbled cake. inserting a stick and dipping them into chocolate that you might burn? These cheesy grape pops are just as cute to display, they are not overly sweet […]