Review: Fuel Thermos

January 6, 2017

Cool, sleek, and best of all … effective. This Trudeau Fuel Thermoses are exactly what your lunchbox needs. The thermoses of today are most definitely not the thermoses we grew up with. The thermoses I remember from my childhood were big and bulky and rarely kept the food warm. I am still somewhat nostalgic for […]

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Weekend Photos in Review

January 2, 2017

$6 movies during Christmas break? Yes, please. Cute movie. Did a few library workshops last week and we made our own confetti packets and noisemakers for New Year’s Eve. As much as I love Christmas decorations, I also love when everything is organized and put away. Print it!

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Recipe: Cookie Crumble Pudding Parfaits

December 29, 2016

A super simple, completely customizable pudding parfait recipe that is kid-friendly and adult approved. Which is pretty much my favorite kind of recipe, like ever. So this week, I did a kids craft and food workshop at several libraries. I had the craft portion all figured out … easy peasy since we’re heading quickly towards […]

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Christmas Eve and Christmas Day {2016}

December 26, 2016

Since my kids were going to be with their Dad on Christmas Eve, we celebrated Christmas Eve Eve instead. Because I taught a kids’ workshop in the afternoon, I took the stress-free route for dinner and we all enjoyed Chinese take-out (and a massive amount of leftovers). One of my favorite traditions in our town […]

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Recipe: Hidden Valley Ranch Oyster Crackers

December 21, 2016

A super quick and tasty old-school favorite that is sure to take the edge off of the holiday munchies. Although it’s a total no-brainer recipe, I figured since I’ve made it three times in the past three weeks, it was worth sharing and documenting here. Mostly so I can find the recipe easily the next […]

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