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Show off School Work with DIY Refrigerator Frames

Display your child's hard work and masterpieces with these quick and easy DIY Refrigerator Frames. Back to school means lots of papers will be coming in soon! Some will be returned and others will be filed, but what about the ones you want to show off? I'm so excited to be here today, sharing … [Read More...]

Outlander

Outlander Bannock Recipe…

Outlander fans rejoice - the new TV series starts soon! While you are waiting, cook up this easy and delicious Bannock Recipe to celebrate the Scottish Highlands. Kilts are optional! Thanks to the influence of a friend, this summer I began … [Read More...]

S'mores Pudding Pops

Smores Pudding Pop Recipe…

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc, and it's advertiser.  All opinions and the smores pudding pop recipe are my  own. #CollectiveBias #ChooseSmart This Smores Pudding Pop recipe is a fun way to enjoy smores without a campfire.  … [Read More...]

crustless quiche

Mini Crustless Quiche…

Mini crustless quiche are perfect for easy breakfasts and lunches.  Make the mini quiche with your choice of veggies for a healthy homemade meal on the go! Breakfast in our home is a pretty big deal.  My goal is to get fruit and vegetables in … [Read More...]

Yogurt Cake

Yogurt Cake: A Recipe for Kids…

This post brought to you by HarperCollins Children’s Books. All opinions are 100% mine. Let your kids take over the kitchen with this kid friendly yogurt cake recipe. While the cake bakes spend quality time together reading Piece of Cake by LeUywn … [Read More...]

strawberry lemonade

Frozen Strawberry Lemonade…

Strawberry lemonade takes on a fun twist when made with Starburst Sorbet Bars! Enjoy a cool and delicious treat that's easy to make.   I am slightly obsessed with lemonade during the summer.  While I love a tall glass of lemonade and ice, I … [Read More...]

peach ice cream

Peach Ice Cream…

Make homemade peach ice cream with only three main ingredients.  No ice cream maker is needed to make this summery homemade ice cream treat. The highlight of my summer are peaches.  In general I love summer fruits, but I wait for peach season … [Read More...]

More Delicious Recipes!

Peach Ice Cream

peach ice cream

Make homemade peach ice cream with only three main ingredients.  No ice cream maker is needed to make this summery homemade ice cream treat. The highlight of my summer are peaches.  In general I love summer fruits, but I wait for peach season all year long.  I love to cook and bake with peaches except… 

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Homemade Ice Cream in a Bag

homemade ice cream

Homemade ice cream is one of summer’s finest treats. It’s also a great way to keep the kids cool and busy on a hot summer afternoon. A few simple ingredients are churned by the kids in plastic freezer bags creating a delicious homemade ice cream in a bag ready to eat on the spot!  … 

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Cinnamon Scones with Cinnamon Chips

Cinnamon Scones

Cinnamon scones are quick and simple breakfast or afternoon snack.  Just a few basic ingredients like flour, butter, nutmeg and buttermilk are mixed together and then flattened in to a disc before being cut in to triangles and baked. I really love scones and I used to make them pretty much once a week for… 

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How to Cook a Shrimp Boil

Shrimp boil

A shrimp boil is one of my favorite ways to feed a crowd. A simple spice pack is added to water. Then boil potatoes, sausage, corn and shrimp.  Serve with melted butter for dipping and the shrimp boil will become your favorite party food. For my daughter’s birthday in July, I decided that I wanted… 

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Let’s Get Crafty!

Homemade Ice Cream in a Bag

homemade ice cream

Homemade ice cream is one of summer’s finest treats. It’s also a great way to keep the kids cool and busy on a hot summer afternoon. A few simple ingredients are churned by the kids in plastic freezer bags creating a delicious homemade ice cream in a bag ready to eat on the spot!  … 

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How to Make Sleeve Scrunchies

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Learn how to make sleeve scrunchies to keep your child’s sleeves up while they play sports.  This easy to sew tutorial can be personalized to make a sleeve scrunchie with your favorite sport or team. Back when I was kid, when the days got hot and we were busy running around, we’d roll up our… 

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Car Games for Kids: Transportation Bingo

car games

Car games help kids occupied on long (or short) road trips! This free printable bingo game will be a hit with little boys as they keep an eye peeled to find the cars, trains, trucks and airplanes on their bingo cards. I’m so excited to be participating in the Summer Survival Series for Moms of… 

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Kids Craft for 4th of July: A Colored Flag Shirt

Kids' Craft Drawing

Let your kids be the artist with this fun kids craft for 4th of July – a flag shirt made using fabric crayons, your kids’ creativity, and a little help from you to put it all together. It’s Jenn from A Jennuine Life and I’ll show you how quick and easy this kids’ crafted project… 

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