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Kids in the Kitchen: Tortilla Pinwheel Flower

As soon as March hits, I’m dreaming of spring – warmer days, green grass, and flowers! This tortilla pinwheel flower is so easy to make – no special culinary superpowers required! Toddlers and preschoolers can help you prepare this for… Continue Reading →

Antipasto Flatbread Pizza

Antipasto Flatbread Pizza is one of the best flatbreads you will ever try and it is ready to be served in less than 30 minutes! Antipasto, which means “before the meal,” is one of those delicious colorful combinations of small… Continue Reading →

Drawing with Kids: Illustrated Names

A couple times a month, my 12 and 14-year-old daughters join me for some art journaling. It’s a great opportunity to sit and chat over a simple, personal art project. Elementary-age kids through adults can enjoy creating these unique illustrated names. The… Continue Reading →

15 Healthy Snacks for the Whole Family

With the busy lives we all lead, a healthy snack can make the difference between staying on track or pulling through a drive through for some fast food. These healthy family snack ideas will help you keep that healthy eating… Continue Reading →

Toy Car Balloon Racers

Bring a little science fun into your playtime! You can explore forces and motion with a these balloon-powered toy cars. With just a few basic supplies, create your own speedy balloon racers. Can your car win the race? Toy Car Balloon… Continue Reading →

Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

With Valentine’s Day here, red velvet cakes are just perfect treats due to their fabulous bright red color. No one can resist moist, slightly chocolate flavored red velvet cake layers with cream cheese frosting and some sprinkled cake crumbs on top,… Continue Reading →

The Powerpuff Girls Craft Stick Puppets

This post is in partnership with Hulu. Oh ya, The Powerpuff Girls are here with a power-packed-punch of excitement exclusively on Hulu! Blossom, Buttercup, and Bubbles are ready to “save the world before bedtime”! Hulu is now the only place to stream… Continue Reading →

15 Winter Soup Recipes

Winter is here, which means it’s soup season! There’s just something comforting about cozying up to a hot, hearty bowl of soup when it’s cold outside! 15 Winter Soup Recipes 1. Hearty White Bean Soup with Sausage: White beans and… Continue Reading →

LEGO Batman Finger Puppet Printable

Are you as excited as we are to see The LEGO Batman Movie?! We’ve been watching the trailers and it looks so funny, perfect for the adults as much as the kids. We’re partnering with Warner Bros. Pictures and The LEGO Batman… Continue Reading →

Creating Storytellers in Your Kids

The book Always by Ann Stott is a family favorite at our house! It asks questions kids have for their parents like – “even if we are naughty sometimes, will you still love us?” The answers at the end remind kids we will… Continue Reading →

Kids in the Kitchen: Cheesy Zucchini Coins

Zucchini is a vegetable that all my kids will happily eat, especially when it’s paired with a good amount of Parmesan cheese. These cheesy zucchini coins are a tasty, super-simple side dish to make, and a perfect job for your… Continue Reading →

15 Origami Paper Crafts for Kids to Create

Origami is such a fun crafting option for kids! It provides great fine motor skill practice, and it’s so exciting to see the creation appear! Check out each of these 15 origami paper crafts to create. 15 Origami Paper Crafts… Continue Reading →

Chia Seed Berry Coconut Smoothie Bowl Recipe

Start off your morning with this quick and delicious Chia Seed Berry Coconut Smoothie Bowl! A smoothie bowl is thicker than the usual smoothie where you combine yogurt and fruits and is served with a spoon rather then being sipped through… Continue Reading →

Quick and Easy Quiche Muffins Recipe

This crustless quiche muffin recipe is my favorite to go recipe when it comes for breakfast, lunch box and even parties. Really easy and perfect to be served warm, straight out of the oven! Even better, you can make a bigger… Continue Reading →

5 Mom Hacks for Surviving Cold + Flu Season

We are smack dab in the middle of cold and flu season. Are you feeling it too?! I’ve been sick with a cough for a week now, as well as every other family in my neighborhood. I’m not sure if… Continue Reading →

Bouquet of Hearts Card for Valentine’s Day

For holidays and birthdays, homemade cards are my favorite! With just a stack of colored paper, markers, and glue, my kids and are making an adorable bouquet of hearts card for Valentine’s Day. We will make some to share with friends… Continue Reading →

5 Sweet Family Games for Valentine’s Day

Our Valentine’s Day celebration is simple, but special – fancy plates for dinner, family game night, and of course, chocolate! I’ve gathered five Valentine-inspired games perfect for your February family game nights. Even my teens are willing to indulge me… Continue Reading →

15 Snow Day Crafts for Kids

It’s cold outside, which means it’s a perfect time to stay inside and do some crafting. From sparkling snow to furry creatures, the winter season is full of pretty crafting inspirations. Make some hot cocoa, grab the crafting supplies, and get… Continue Reading →

New Year’s Goals and Wishes Printable

After the hustle-bustle of the holidays, I can’t wait to hang up a new calendar and start dreaming about all the fresh possibilities the new year holds. When my girls were little, I always interviewed them on New Year’s Day,… Continue Reading →

How to Make a Christmas Shortbread Star Wreath

Baking and decorating cookies is a Christmas tradition that we definitely follow and enjoy every year, regardless of age! We just look forward to baking together, all 3 generations. And when cookies are involved, it is so easy to get… Continue Reading →

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