White Chocolate Peeps

  White Chocolate Peeps Confession time.  I am not a fan of marshmallows.  In fact just thinking about the texture makes me squeamish.  Mini ones are okay, but the big jumbo ones make me gag. (Sorry to be so graphic.)  I will make one exception and that is only to a marshmallow cooked perfectly brown over a camp fire.  It has to have just the right amount of crisp on the outside and gooey on the inside.  But…my boys LOVE them.  And my boys love Peeps.  One thing I have found to be true in my life is that everything is better when it is covered in chocolate and more specifically white chocolate.  So, I figured, why not try White Chocolate Peeps. These are easy to make and only require a few ingredients: […]

40 St Patrick’s Day Ideas for Kids

St Patrick’s Day Ideas for Kids ATTENTION PINNERS: If you are pinning this post, please pin the image above.  To pin one of the images below, please click through to the original source and pin the image from there. Thank you for pinning responsibly. With St Patrick’s Day just around the corner, I thought it would be fun to put together a list of some craft and food ideas that your kids would love.  I have done quite a few St Patrick’s Day posts over the past two years, but I searched the internet to find some additional posts from some of my favorite bloggers. […]

Rainbow Fruit Tray – St Patrick’s Day Food

Rainbow Fruit Tray Last year before St Patrick’s Day I shared some fun St Patrick’s Day food including a Rainbow Snack Tray, Shamrock Quesadillas, Shamrock Sugar Cookies and my favorite, Leprechaun Pancakes.  This year I decided to go with my sweet tooth once again and share a fun Rainbow Fruit Tray. […]

Minion Valentine Box

Minion Valentine Box This minion Valentine box was one of the most fun projects we have ever done on the blog.  I seriously LOVE how it turned out.  It just makes me laugh. […]

I “Mustache” You to be My Valentine

Mustache Valentine Valentine’s Day is sneaking up on us and this year my goal is to make Valentine’s Day easier on moms of boys.  My boys aren’t in to anything lovey-dovey so we have to get a bit creative.  Earlier this week I shared 20 Valentine’s Day Gifts for Boys so moms that are stumped on what gifts to purchase can get some ideas.  Today I’m sharing this fun, mustache Valentine for boys. […]

10 Groundhog Day Crafts and Recipes Roundup

10 Groundhog Day Crafts and Recipes ATTENTION PINNERS: If you are pinning this post, please pin the image above.  To pin one of the images below, please click through to the original source and pin the image from there. Thank you for pinning responsibly. In just a couple of weeks, Punxsutawney Phil will let us know whether or not we will have 6 more weeks of winter or if spring is on the way.  I’ve gathered up 10 Groundhog Day crafts and recipes that are a simple way to make the day fun for your kids.  I’m actually loving our weather right now so I’m fine if he sees his shadow. 🙂  But, I know most people around the country are ready for warmer weather.  For more information on the pictures below, click through to the original post. […]

Groundhog Day Craft

Groundhog Day Craft Are you ready for spring? Here in our little part of the world we have been having spring-like weather so I am actually hoping this stays for a really long time.  But, in just a couple of weeks we will find out if spring is coming for the rest of the country or if winter is sticking around for awhile when Phil pops his head out and looks for his shadow. We made this simple Groundhog Day craft as a fun way to acknowledge a some-what silly holiday. […]

Christmas Cupcakes: Santa and Reindeer

Christmas Cupcakes Today is the last day of school before Christmas and that means it is the day for class parties.  I was asked to bring in some cupcakes and these Christmas cupcakes turned out so cute!  I want to save one for myself. 🙂  As always, my life is ridiculously busy and just like anyone else, I’m ready for my long winter’s nap, but I still wanted to make something that was cute for my son’s class.  These Santa and Reindeer cupcakes were simple to decorate.  Exactly how I like things! […]

10 Christmas Crafts for Kids

10 Christmas Crafts for Kids Christmas is only 6 days away!  Are you ready?  All of my presents are wrapped but now my boys are wanting to get into the Christmas spirit by making lots of treats and crafts.  I’ve put together a round-up of 10 Christmas crafts for kids that will keep your kids entertained while you get all of the busy things done while they are out of school between now and Christmas. The links to the tutorials for each of the above crafts are below. […]

Easy Candy Cane Ornaments

 I love making easy Christmas ornaments with my boys and these Easy Candy Cane Ornaments can be made in just minutes. Candy Cane Ornaments And the countdown is on!  One week until Christmas.  My boys can hardly contain their excitement and it is everything they talk about.  I love making crafts and treats with my boys but this time of year is SO busy and my sanity is important to me. 🙂  So, we have been having a lot of fun making some simple crafts, ornaments and treats.  Earlier this week I shared Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ornaments and these Candy Cane Ornaments are not only simple but they are a great way for kids to practice fine motor skills. […]

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