Archive for the ‘How To’ Category

Building a Table Hammock Fort!

Building a Table Hammock Fort!
This article is sponsored by Pop Secret. My daughter LOVES making forts – and we have built them over the years with all kinds of materials. But one kind of fort that she always gets excited about is a table hammock fort! We decided to make one today to enter into the #PopSecretForts challenge! You...
January 24th, 2015 | General, How To | Read More

The Mason Jar Oatmeal Trick!

The Mason Jar Oatmeal Trick!
Not everyone is crazy about instant Oatmeal, but slow cooked Oatmeals aren’t usually practical on busy mornings. Not practical that is – unless you know the mason jar Oatmeal trick! You can make long cooking Oatmeal, like Irish Steel Cut Oatmeal (my personal favorite) in just one minute –...
January 15th, 2015 | General, Recipes, Video Tutorials | Read More

Classic Holiday Drink – Tom and Jerry

Classic Holiday Drink – Tom and Jerry
Cinnamon,cloves, allspice – it’s what the holidays taste like. And that is one reason that the classic cocktail, the Tom and Jerry has been popular around the United States since the 19th and 20th century. A close to cousin to the Holiday classic Egg Nog, the Tom and Jerry is a slightly more...
December 20th, 2014 | General, Recipes | Read More

Thanksgiving Leftovers {Breakfast Bread Bowls}

Thanksgiving Leftovers {Breakfast Bread Bowls}
What do you do with all the leftovers from Thanksgiving? What about whipping them into a beautiful and easy breakfast the day after Thanksgiving? Well, it’s as easy as saying Breakfast Bread Bowl! The genius of this Bread Bowl Recipe is that not only can you use up all those odds and ends in leftovers...
November 16th, 2014 | General, Recipes, Video Blogs | Read More

Cider Mulling Reindeer {Free Printable!}

Cider Mulling Reindeer  {Free Printable!}
I’m always looking for an easy and cute homemade holiday gift idea – and these Cider Reindeer are perfect! You plop them in a quart or two of apple juice or cider and the spices that make up the Reindeer, simmer to create and excellent mulled Cider! Plus – your house will smell delicious! While...
November 7th, 2014 | Crafting, General, How To, Recipes | Read More

Mulling Spice Recipe

Mulling Spice Recipe
I love mulled cider, don’t you? And making the mulling spices to add to either apple juice or store bought cider is super simple – and YOU control the ingredients! This is a very simple mulling spice recipe you can add to both cider or red wine. You can add other spices as well – feel...
November 6th, 2014 | General, Recipes | Read More

Easy Lemon Chicken

Easy Lemon Chicken
There is something so perfect about the smell of roasted chicken and lemons. It just begs you to open the oven a few times so you can take a deep breath of its homey and sweet aroma! And making Lemon chicken is pretty easy as well. Here is my favorite Lemon Chicken Recipe – it can be made using...
October 26th, 2014 | General, Recipes | Read More

Bagels of Doom! A Halloween Snack!

Bagels of Doom! A Halloween Snack!
How much fun is it to come up with funny & scary food for Halloween parties? This recipe takes very few ingredients and no time at all to whip up! You might even say, it’s dead easy! Wink, wink. My daughter affectionately named the this treat the …Bagels of Doom! Bwah Ha ha ha!!! You...
October 5th, 2014 | General, Kid Fun!, Recipes | Read More

It’s Liquid! It’s Solid! It’s {Oobleck}

It’s Liquid! It’s Solid! It’s {Oobleck}
Kids love making slime, right? But what if you could teach a fun science lesson and have fun making slime? It’s easy and it’s called Oobleck! Oobleck is non-newtonian fluid. Which means it’s both a solid AND a liquid! When you pour Oobleck it acts as a liquid, oozing out of your hands....
September 22nd, 2014 | General, Kid Fun! | Read More

10 {EASY} Halloween Costumes and Cash Giveaway!

10 {EASY} Halloween Costumes and Cash Giveaway!
Halloween is fast approaching, and parents everywhere are trying to figure out easy, cheap costumes for their kids! Here are some amazingly easy Halloween Costume Ideas that you dont need to be a super crafty genius to do! And bonus:  if scroll to the bottom of the list, you can also win some cold hard...
September 18th, 2014 | Crafting, General, Kid Fun!, Reviews/Giveaways | Read More