Paper Plate Ground Hog Craft

Paper Plate Ground Hog Craft

  Ground Hog Crafting Fun To celebrate Ground Hog Day we made a paper plate ground hog craft it is simple, easy, and everyone in the family can join in and have fun. Materials Needed: Three paper plates 2 white pom poms Paint: black, tan, and brown Glue Brown or black pen Two Paint Brushes [...]

Healthy Baked Fajitas

Healthy Baked Fajitas

Fajitas Done Perfectly Healthy baked fajitas are a family favorite around here.  I like this meal because it is super easy to prepare and makes my kitchen smell like you are in a gourmet Mexican restaurant.    You can serve these fajitas over brown or white rice, chips or eat them in a tortilla.  We [...]

Valentine’s Day Heart Hand Print Craft

Valentine's Day Heart Hand Print Craft

Valentine’s is a great time of year to craft with your kids.  There are so many fun crafting ideas out there you can do and especially if you like the colors red, purple, and pink.  My girls and I have been busy crafting away making all kinds of fun things from the tree craft to [...]

How to Make Snow Ice Cream

How To Make Snow Ice Cream

When I was a kid my dad would take me and my sisters up to the mountains to go sledding.  It was a blast whipping down the mountain side in our bright red and blue sleds.  I love snow and for me snow is not just for making snowmen, throwing snowballs, or sledding.  Snow is [...]

Valentine’s Day Tree Craft

Valentine's Day Tree Craft

My girls and I love to craft.  We use all kinds of materials to craft, from egg cartons, paper towel rolls and boxes that become pirate ships, airplanes, and other neat creations.  This Valentine’s Day tree craft is simple, easy, and fun. Hand Print Keepsake Valentine’s Day Craft Materials Needed: A plain piece of white [...]

DIY Low Track Cat Litter Box

DIY Low Track Cat Litter Box

A Purrr-fect Solution . . . I am a cat lover, and I currently have two beautiful cats, but I detest my cat’s litter box. I struggled for years with the mess created by my cats’ litter box.  How do you keep the litter where it belongs and eliminate the tracking mess? In the past, I [...]

The Best Gluten Free Pizza Crust

The Best Gluten Free Pizza Crust

  One of the things I felt devastated about when my family took the gluten free journey was the thought of never again having pizza.  Every Saturday night was pizza night with our kids, along with apple slices and a big glass of water.  It is one of my favorite comfort foods and was something I [...]

Car Seat Child Safety ID Card

Car Seat Child Safety ID Card

Safety is a huge priority in my home with my three young children.  I recently became aware of a simple safety precaution called a car seat child safety ID card.  The idea behind it is simple.  It is an identification card placed on the side or back of your child’s car or booster seats in [...]

Positivity in a Jar

Positivity in a Jar

I saw a photo floating around Facebook last week where people write down the positives in their lives and put them away in a mason canning jar.  These notes are then read at the end of the year.  I loved the idea, but I decided I wanted to do a “kid friendly” version. Teaching my [...]

Grain-Free Chickpea Chocolate Chip Cookies

Grain-Free Chickpea Chocolate Chip Cookies

I am not a sweets sort of person, but I do love a good chocolate chip cookie.  Around Thanksgiving time I was at a dinner where they had a dessert made out of chickpeas.  I am relatively new to the gluten free baking scene and I was shocked chickpeas could be used for anything other [...]