Easy recipes for boys to make

Father’s Day Pancakes

Father’s Day is just around the corner and most of us are planning away at making it the perfect day for the dad we adore. Breakfast is one of those things that needs to be planned. Surprise the dad in your life with these Father’s Day Pancakes with an extra ingredient dad will love: BACON! Father’s Day Pancakes We have a tradition of making fun breakfasts for pretty much every occasion.  We love making ManCakes each year but thought we should add in some new Father’s Day pancakes to the mix and these were fun for the kids to make.  […]

Fast, Easy Camping Meals

My boys would go camping every single weekend if they were able to.  They love being in the outdoors.  As fun as camping can be, it can also be a lot of work for mom! (Or the person planning the meals, packing everything, etc.)  While you are enjoying the great outdoors, you shouldn’t have to be stressing too much over food.  We are planning a long RV trip this summer, so I have been searching for fast, easy camping meals that my kids will actually love. Fast, Easy Camping Meals I’ve compiled all of the fast, easy camping meals I could find and shared them below.  Look through them and leave a comment with your favorite camping meal that I can add to the list! […]

Pancake Puppies Recipe

We have a lot of fun in the kitchen creating different fun recipes with pancakes.  My youngest asked for a Puppy birthday this year so I wanted to surprise him with a fun breakfast.  I think these pancake puppies turned out adorable!  I’m sharing our pancake puppies recipe below in case you have a dog-lover in your house who would love these for breakfast. We also made some puppy cupcakes that he loved.  His puppy birthday was fun and pretty simple, and most importantly, he LOVED it! Pancake Puppies Recipe These Puppy Pancakes were so simple to make and the smile on my little guy’s face was priceless when he woke up to see these on his birthday.  He couldn’t stop smiling! […]

Lightsaber Popsicles – May the Force Be With You

What kid doesn’t love lightsabers and popsicles?  When you put them together it makes the perfect combination.  These Lightsaber Popsicles will transform any little kid into a Jedi Master and turn any mom into the best mom around.  (And they’re EASY! Woohoo!) Lightsaber Popsicles Post contains affiliate links These Lightsaber Popsicles sleeves have been the perfect way to keep my boys’ hands warm while eating their popsicles and have also helped us to cut back on the rolls and rolls of paper towel we had been using with my youngest boys since they wouldn’t hold a cold popsicle.  I was browsing around Amazon one night and found these Light Saber Freezer Pop Cozies and thought we could definitely make something similar.  If your kids are like mine, summertime means buying an endless supply of popsicles of one variety or another.  My boys love OtterPops but there are so many different varieties of ice pops that you can buy and freeze. […]

35 Quick and Easy Dinner Recipes for the Family on the Go

I have a confession to make: Dinnertime is always a struggle for me!  I’ve been getting tired of the few tried-and-true recipes that I have for busy nights and I went looking for quick and easy dinner recipes for the family on the go. Quick and Easy Dinner Recipes for the Family on the Go I never know what to make for dinner that is quick and easy, but still delicious.  We are a very busy family, as I’m sure most families are. Between sports, music lessons, scouts, school activities, etc, we are always on the go. Here are some yummy and easy dinner recipes for families like mine, who spend their evenings running from activity to activity.  I specifically looked for recipes that have little prep time and I can’t wait to try all of these! […]

Easter Bunny Pancake

Here comes Peter Cottontail!  It just wouldn’t be a holiday for us without some sort of fun pancakes and these Easter Bunny Pancakes are so yummy!    We have made fun pancakes for nearly ever holiday, so naturally we would have to have Easter Bunny pancakes for Easter.  Right? Easter Bunny Pancakes My boys can’t wait for the Easter Bunny to show up, so in the mean time we made Easter Bunny pancakes.  As, with most of my pancake ideas, these are pretty self-explanatory from looking at the picture.  I’ve decided you can make almost any type of object with pancakes, bananas, marshmallows and chocolate chips.  Really, you should try it. […]

Baby Chick Easter Breakfast

Can you believe that it is already Easter time??   We have a tradition of making up fun and easy holiday breakfasts and last year we made fun Easter Bunny pancakes.  This year I decided to make this Baby Chick Easter Breakfast.    Baby Chick Easter Breakfast This Baby Chick Easter breakfast was a huge hit with my boys and gets requested every year. […]

25 Superhero Food Ideas that Don’t Require Super Powers to Make

What could be more fun than food designed after our favorite Superheroes? These Superhero food ideas are sure impress your youngest superhero fan. 25 Superhero Food Ideas (post contains affiliate links.) In a house of all boys, you can probably imagine that we have quite the collection of superhero toys.  If my 7-year-old ever disappears, I know that I will find him in his room playing with his Superhero Lego sets or his brother’s Batcave.  So since we have a slight obsession and unfortunately we don’t have super powers of our own, I thought it would be fun to share 25 Superhero Food Ideas that don’t require super powers to make (for the most part) and that would be perfect for a Superhero party. And for more ideas, get our favorite Superhero cook book: DC  […]

Easy Puppy Cupcakes: “Pupcakes”

Those who know my boys know that a couple of my boys were obsessed with stuffed puppies when they were little.  They like real dogs from a distance but they LOVED the stuffed variety.  This has led us to many Puppy-inspired food creations such as these Easy Puppy Cupcakes or “Pupcakes” that my youngest insisted on for his birthday. (I was happy to oblige.  How cute are these!?!) Easy Puppy Cupcakes These puppy inspired cupcakes really are easy to make and you don’t need a lot of supplies to make them.  Let your kids get involved in the process.  They will love seeing how their “Pupcake” turns out. […]

Fruity Rainbow Crispy Treats

Do you ever find yourself in need of a last minute treat?  If you love Rice Krispie treats, you will love these easy Fruity Rainbow Crispy Treats.  These are a fun spin on traditional Rice Krispie treats but are just as simple to make and your kids will love them! Fruity Rainbow Crispy Treats These Fruity Rainbow Crispy Treats make a fun everyday treat, but they are also really fun to make for St Patrick’s Day.  My kids love that they can help out in the kitchen as well, since these are so simple to make.  You should also check out our Chocolate Marshmallow Crispy Treats.  Both are yummy and simple to make! […]

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