Thanksgiving Week Survival Guide for the Kids

Thanksgiving Activity Ideas for Kids

Are the kids home this week for their thanksgiving break?  Are you at a loss as to what they will do all week?  Don’t worry!  I’ve created a “Thanksgiving Week Survival Guide.”  This list includes 10 activities to do with with your kids, including crafts, baking, and much more! I know that if you are not […]

Family Friendly Thanksgiving Appetizers And Bites

10 Family Friendly Thanksgiving Appetizers & Bites

What are you thankful for? Thanksgiving is day of thankfulness, family, and food. Typically, in our family, we have a mid-afternoon meal of turkey, mashed potatoes, veggies, homemade noodles, and more. Because I’m a busy-bee in the kitchen all morning preparing all the delicious foods and attempting to meet everyone’s dietary needs in our family. […]

Crock Pot Tomato Sauce

crockpot tomato sauce

Do you need one more reason to love your crock-pot? How about making your own crock pot tomato sauce! Today I’m sharing how you can make tomato sauce in your crock-pot. Not just any tomato sauce my friends, but a delicious recipe that will lead your family to believe you must have hovered over your hot […]

Homemade Wheat Thins

Homemade Wheat Thins Recipe via

Want your favorite snacks, but much cheaper? Raise your hand if you are someone who hears of a homemade version of a favorite food, and you immediately assume it must be super time consuming and/or involves expensive and hard to find ingredients –I raised mine too!   Snacks and all the other “add ins” that […]

School Lunch Idea: Pizza Pasta Salad Recipe {& video}

easy school lunch idea: pizza pasta salad. Quick to assemble and you can customize with your kids favorite toppings!

Need an easy school lunch idea to put leftover pasta to use? Your kids are going to love this pizza pasta salad recipe! It’s almost like pizza but eaten with a fork. With recipes like this one, making healthy school lunches becomes an easy task and much more affordable! By repurposing leftovers you are able to save […]