The Best Ice Cream Party

The Best Ice Cream Party

Ice Cream Birthday Party Kid Birthday Parties are my favorite especially when it involves ice cream! How to Pick a Party Theme My oldest daughter Tess turned 5 a few weeks ago! She is a little party planner herself. She loved helping me with the details of this party and definitely had an opinion. When she picked an Ice Cream Party in November I was a little worried about how I was going to be able to pull it off. Most of the ice cream/popsicle items are seasonal during the summer but we were able to pull it off with …

Easy Christmas Treats For Kids

Easy Christmas Treats For Kids

Easy Holiday Treats  Holiday Treats you can make WITH your kids  My kids love being in the kitchen with me! Especially my 5 year old daughter. I can rarely be in the kitchen alone. If they see me in the kitchen they pull up a chair and want to help! So making snowman and other fun holiday treats I almost always have helping hands which translates to not always perfectly placed items or precise lines. But in return the memories of being in the kitchen together! Here are a few of our families favorite holiday treats! Snowman Donut Snowman Reindeer …

Best Adult Halloween Costumes of 2017

Best Adult Halloween Costumes of 2017

Adult Halloween Party Invitations Every year I look forward to my annual Halloween party. Where a bunch of my friends come over and we throw an adults only Halloween costume party! Here are some links to some of the previous years costumes. This has been going over for 7 years and I am sad every year when the party is over! Last year was another year for the books! The past several years I have decided to use Minted.com for my Halloween invites! They are always customized with envelopes, labels and stamps and I love sending them out each year! …

Easy Breakfast In Bed with Funfetti Pancakes

Easy Breakfast In Bed with Funfetti Pancakes

Breakfast in Bed Easy and Fun Breakfast in Bed Birthdays are a big deal in our home. I was raised by a mom who loved birthdays and holidays and ever since my kids were very little I have made holidays, even the smallest ones, fun to celebrate! One tradition of ours is serving a large stack of funfetti pancakes on birthdays. I wanted to share with you all this special recipe and hopefully it becomes a tradition in your own home! To make things even better I love serving it in a breakfast in bed style! If I can get …

Top Pokemon Party Ideas

Top Pokemon Party Ideas

The Ultimate Pokemon Party Here are the best Pokemon Party Ideas  Party Invitations My son Remington turned 7 this month! He has always picked some pretty fun themes for his party. Here are some of the themes he has picked recently: Ninja turtles and Star Wars. This year he came to me and wanted a Pokemon Themed Party! So the party planning began! And of course a good party always starts with the right invitation! He has always loved the pop up invitations! So when I found this pokeball invitation on Etsy I knew it was the perfect one! Party Balloons Right when …

The Best Chinese Pineapple Chicken

The Best Chinese Pineapple Chicken

The Best Homemade Chinese Food You can make yummy and easy Chinese take out food from home My family loves Chinese food! We only have it a few times a month but when we do they all have multiple servings and clear their plates! One of our family favorites is the Sweet and Sour Chicken which is one of the most popular recipes on the blog. This is a rendition for this recipe with a different sauce and add ins. I even did a youtube video showing the how to make the chicken breading.   Chinese Pineapple Chicken   Chicken …

Cheap Organic Foods at Walmart

Cheap Organic Foods at Walmart

Affordable Organic Foods Walmart Grocery Pick Up I have mentioned multiple times on my social media and blog how much I love Walmart Grocery To Go pick up. I have been doing it for months and it has made my life so much easier. Every Monday morning at 9 am I have my pick up scheduled. The lady that helps me always brings me out a cold water and a candy for my 2 girls that she knows are always with me! You should definitely find out if your Walmart by you has included the grocery pick up in their …

Delicious Loaded French Fries

Delicious Loaded French Fries

Hummus & Homemade Fries  I am a sucker for loaded fries and tots! I can eat them for an appetizer, snack, or a meal in itself! I created this recipe as an appetizer then my family ate it as their dinner! So this unofficial meal became a meal in itself! It is filling and can be enjoyed as a mid-afternoon, pre-dinner, or dinner! And bonus is that in all reality I was feeding my family a meal that was good for them! And for all of you vegan and vegetarians this meal fits right in to your lifestyle! Dinnertime The day …

Slow Cooker Beef & Broccoli

Slow Cooker Beef & Broccoli

Slow Cooker Beef & Broccoli Easy Chinese Take Out Food in the crockpot Lately my life has become a little crazy. The past year I have owned a food truck and with it out almost every night of the week and usually right around dinner time I have tried to up my crockpot/slow cooker game. Having dinner for my family is really important to me. And luckily recipes like this make that happen! Ever since I have decided to add at least 2 crockpot meals to my menu each week I have tried to create as much variety in those …

Celebrating World Penguin Day with Stonyfield Yogurt

Celebrating World Penguin Day with Stonyfield Yogurt

Can Penguins Fly? Zoo Day Stonyfield yogurt has been one of my very favorite companies not only to eat but to join in on the force to do good! They are always surprising me with amazing ways to make the world a better place. So when I received an email about a great opportunity I knew I needed to jump in on it! I have 4 kids 8 and under. Today is World Penguin Day! On their website they are offering Free tickets to your local aquarium and zoos. They also have some fun games and information that my daughter …