DIY Steam Shower

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This winter has been brutal on my family when it comes to sickness.  Everyone I know has had the flu or some kind of cold.  My kids caught this nasty upper respiratory bug the end of January and there were days and nights where they needed to sit in some steam.  We rent a small [...]

Spicy Chilpotle Black Bean Salad

Spicy Chilpotle Black Bean Salad

A few weeks ago my husband went on a business trip, and while on a jog near his hotel he found a little organic grocery store.  He bought his usual staples of humus, fresh fruit and vegetables, but he also bought some salad from their food bar.  It was so good he wrote down the [...]

DIY Valentine’s Day Chocolate Box

A Quick and Easy Valentine's Day Gift

Today is Valentine’s Day do you have something special for your someone special?  If not I have this easy DIY Valentine’s Day chocolate box gift sure to titillate your love.  My girls and I love chocolate so much we got creative in the kitchen and created a box completely made out of chocolate.  My girls [...]

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 [...]