Little girls love to play dress up and pretend, they also love to have tea parties. Why not have her invite all her teddy bears to a tea party and have your little hostess take the lead. The menu is simple but the possibilities are endless from presentation, decorations and of course imagination. [...]
What kid doesn’t love Halloween? How about letting them have a little Halloween bash of their own. There are so many fun kinds of foods to make this time of year. The nice thing about Halloween is a lot of it is kid friendly so they can get involved and get their [...]
With Halloween right around the corner it’s time to have a little fun in the kitchen. Why not bring back a classic we don’t get the pleasure to see often enough. I remember as a child going trick or treating and coming home with a few popcorn balls in my goodie collection. [...]
It’s apple picking season. The cooler temperatures are upon us and it’s time to get outdoors and enjoy a little bit of autumn. Visiting your local orchard and participating in picking apples is a fun activity for all ages and group sizes. An added bonus is you get to leave with an [...]
It’s always nice to have a great recipe to make for others. No matter what the reason, maybe there was a recent birth, or a family member is sick or you just want to make your friend or neighbor a meal for no reason at all. When times like these occur make sure you have [...]
Are you in the need of a quick fix on an old classic? What kid (or adult) doesn’t like Mac and Cheese? If you’re a parent then chances are you have some variation of this in your pantry. You can take a box of mac and cheese and dress it up a little to add [...]
It’s that time of year that most of us parents look forward to, the kids going back to school. The house has been ransacked all summer and the kids are bouncing off the walls. Relief is coming soon in the form of a yellow bus. They are just as excited to be [...]
All kids love ice cream, right? Well why not let them burn a few calories while making their own homemade ice cream. Here is a great and simple ice cream recipe using a bag. This is a fun activity to keep kids entertained at any gathering.
• 1 T. sugar
• 1/2 c. milk or half & half
• 1/4 t. vanilla
• 6 [...]
It’s that time of year to head outdoors and enjoy a good old fashioned picnic. Picnics are a great way to socialize, relax and spend some quality time together with family and friends. When packing for a picnic a few ideas to keep in mind are: to keep the fare simple, don’t offer too many [...]
Cooking with your kids is a great way to spend time with them and to get assistance in the kitchen! It’s also a fantastic method to getting children to eat vegetables and try new ingredients!
Most children enjoy playing “chef” and are willing to taste new foods when they’re preparing their own meals. It makes them [...]