Fresh Squeezed Homemade Lemonade

Homemade Lemonade

My 5 year old son and my husband are big fans of lemonade, but honestly, I've never really cared for it. So when my son requested to make homemade lemonade, let's just say I wasn't super excited at the thought. But making it ended up being way more … [Read more...]

Juice Cap Rings

Juice Cap Ring Craft for Kids

My daughter loves to use the caps pulled out of juice cartons as rings- seriously, everything is an accessory to her! Last week I decided to dress one up for her and turn it into something a little fancier with some beads. I won the "Best Mom Ever" … [Read more...]

Horchata Recipe

Horchata recipe

Happy Cinco de Mayo! Do you have any celebrations planned for the day? My family usually celebrates by dining on our favorite Spanish dishes. Tonight we will be eating enchiladas with homemade chips and salsa for dinner. (We don't really need a … [Read more...]

Pinata Cupcakes

Easy Pinata Cupcakes

Cinco de Mayo is in just a few weeks and we have a sweet treat that will make a fun addition to your Spanish celebrations- Pinata Cupcakes! I have made these several times now- they really can be used for any occasion and filled with any small … [Read more...]

Ribbon Wands

ribbon wand craft

If you're looking for a simple, affordable, FUN spring craft that your kids will love- this one is for you! I recently made one of these ribbon wands for each of my 4 kids. They spent over an hour running around in our backyard playing with them- I … [Read more...]

Carrot Cake Push Pops

Carrot Cake Push Pop Treats

These carrot cake push pops are as delicious as they are adorable AND they are easy to put together! Here is how: INGREDIENTS: 1 box carrot cake mix plus ingredients called for on the back of the box 1 can of cream cheese frosting (or, make … [Read more...]

Easter Chick Bird House

Easter Chick Bird House Craft

This is a fun Spring twist on the classic winter ginger bread house! Making an Easter Chick Bird House is something the kids will love! It will take just a few minutes of your time and is almost too cute to eat.... almost! Here is what you need and … [Read more...]

Easter Candy Kebobs

Easter Candy Kebob Craft

I had so much fun making these Easter Candy Kebobs- I could have made them all day long! They are easy to put together, and they look adorable! My kids' eyes just about popped out of their heads when they saw them, talk about candy … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Necklace Craft

easter egg necklace

This Easter Egg Necklace Craft is a fun activity that your kids will love! I made these last year for each of my four kids- they are simple to put together and require just a few materials. My two year old twins were so excited to wear the necklaces … [Read more...]

Chocolate Covered Twinkies

Chocolate Covered Twinkies 3

I might hurt someone's feelings with the following statement, but here it goes: I am not a huge fan of Twinkies. (gasp!) I'm not sure what it is, especially since I have such a sweet tooth! BUT, I recently decided to dress them up a bit and I finally … [Read more...]