Strawberry Ladybugs Make a Healthy Kid Snack

A blue and white patterned plate with two lady bugs made out of strawberries, mini chocolate chips, blueberries and wafer cookies

Strawberry ladybugs are such a fun snack and/or treat.  They’re a great way to add in fruit, craft with food and make memories together.  Strawberry ladybugs are a great dessert alternative. Strawberry Ladybugs make a Healthy Kid Snack Strawberry ladybugs are a fanciful snack or dessert alternative that’s sure to delight! This super easy recipe provides the opportunity to allow … Read More

Slithering Snake Dinner

I am re-posting the kid-friendly dinner fun, because it’s almost Chinese New Year!  What does this recipe have to do with Chinese New Year? It’s the year of the snake! _____________________________ Last week my daughter came home with a note in her agenda that said, Eat Snake for Dinner!  She said the teacher was being silly.  Or, was it her … Read More

Crustless Sandwich Pockets in the Lunchbox

Crustless, circular sandwich pockets made with a round cookie cutter, stuffed and closed by using a fork to pinch the edges. The sandwiches are filled with a combo of peanut butter and fresh fruit or veggie cream cheese, ranch dressing and fresh veggies.

Crustless sandwich pockets are delicious for lunchbox packing or snacking.  They are an easy recipe to make with the kids.  They are filled with fresh fruits and veggies. Crustless Sandwich Pockets in the Lunchbox What’s on your lunchbox packing plans this year?  I have three kids and I’d like to tell you that by the third the lunchbox became an … Read More

Halloween Brownie Bites

Brownie batter cooked in a cupcake tin to create a brownie bowl filled with edible dirt dessert made from pudding and crushed Oreo cookies topped with gummy worms.

Halloween brownie bites are the perfect creepy, crawly treat.  They are an easy recipe to make that’s festive and delicious. Halloween Brownie Bites Looking for a little kitchen fun that’s easy for Halloween?  Look no further!  Halloween brownie bites are the perfect solution to your recipe seeking dilemma. This recipe is delicious and simple!  It takes a regular brownie box … Read More

Beetle Juice Halloween Drink

Two glasses of Beetle Juice on a tray

Beetle Juice is the perfect menu addition to your Halloween Drink Fun.  This recipe is perfect for family fun an Halloween party festivities.  It’s a fun way to incorporate fruit into the celebratory festivities. Beetle Juice Halloween Drink Pull out the blender and a few key, fresh ingredients and make your Halloween Drinks memorable with this Beetle Juice recipe. It’s … Read More

Easy Way to Include Kids in Meal Planning

  LIke millions of other households we are in the process of prepping for back to school and beginning the fall Meal Planning process.  And, for what feels like forever, I’ve planned the meals, food and groceries for the week with some input and shopping help along the way.  But, this year, I’m giving the kids full reign with certain … Read More

Kids Fun 101: Truffula Trees

Trufulla Trees from The Lorax

When my friend asked me to bring Oreo cookie pops to her daughter’s birthday party, I could’t resist turning them into Truffula Trees for a little Kid Fun 101 ~ especially with the release of The Lorax Movie, which we happened to love! They’re actually quite easy to make and better yet, there is NO BAKING REQUIRED! I doubled my … Read More

Squash Monsters for Dinner

When my youngest was much littler than she is now, we used to play a game in the produce aisles throughout the fall.   Every week she would select one new squash, because there are so many unique and colorful options to try that caught her eye.  It was FANTASTIC; it encouraged taste testing and trying new foods and even … Read More

Pizza Garden Planting Activity for Kids

Children scooping dirt from a green bucket to fill up empty egg cartons

This pizza garden planting activity is a great way to teach children about farm to table concepts.  It’s an opportunity to spend time together.  And, it’s a fun way to introduce gardening to children. Pizza Garden Planting Activity for Kids This Pizza Garden Planting Activity is great for the kids.  It promotes: Family Time Gardening  Activity Farm to Table Concepts … Read More