Ice Cream Cupcakes

How to Make Ice Cream Cake Cupcakes

Why cut cake and dip ice cream into a bowl at your next celebration? These ice cream cake cupcakes are perfect for individual servings without the mess of plates, bowls and utensils. The steps to make these delicious cupcakes are very simple to follow. Which flavor will you try?


Chicken Salad

Preparing for Back to School – Kid Friendly Chicken Salad Recipe

Preparing for back to school means coming up with new lunch box ideas. This kid-friendly and mother-approved chicken salad recipe is guaranteed to be a favorite. Going beyond ham and PB&J sandwiches. Featuring grilled chicken, apples, grapes and even sneaking in some green celery that the kids will never notice.


Disney Cruise Line

What to Pack for Your Disney Cruise

It is no secret that our family loves to take vacations with the Disney Cruise Line.  We have been on five already.  We have sailed on the Disney Wonder, the Disney Dream and the renovated Disney Magic.  After taking a few Disney cruise getaways we have learned what we should pack to take with us […]

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Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie

Peanut Butter + Banana Smoothie

Start your morning with a healthy smoothie that is quick and easy to make. With just a few ingredients this peanut butter + banana smoothie is sure to hit the spot. Plus, it’s an easy way to sneak in some green spinach into your breakfast. Kid approved!

Gabby's 1st day of 8th grade

Back to School – First Day Photos 2015

It is no secret that I am sad that summer has come to an end. With the start of a new school year means the kids are growing up! My oldest is now a senior and the youngest is kicking off his first week of third grade. First day of school photos and their bento lunches.

Caramel Apple Bar

How to Host a Caramel Apple Bar

Is there any other way to eat an apple besides dipping it in caramel first?  Hosting a caramel apple bar is so much fun and yummy.  Whether you are looking for a creative dessert idea with the family over a weekend or are hosting a party or fall get together, a caramel apple bar is […]

Homemade Pico

The Best Homemade Pico de Gallo

One of my favorite snacks is homemade pico de gallo. With fresh produce and some delicious seasoning this pico de gallo is sure to be a hit among your family and friends. This easy recipe will be perfect at your next party or for taco night with the kids. Also features a tip on how to make it not so spicy!

back to school reading

Back to School Reading Basket with Free Books

Kids are heading back to school which means finding creative ways to encourage learning and reading. What better way to encourage kids to read than with some of their favorite snacks? Put together a reading basket for your child’s classroom.


What to Pack for a Motorcycle Road Trip

Are you planning on heading out on an exciting motorcycle road trip? Then prepare to have experiences of a lifetime, and be sure to bring your camera to document the journey and capture amazing pictures of the gorgeous scenery and amazing wildlife that you’ll likely encounter. But packing for a motorcycle road trip can be […]