Archive for the ‘to make’ Category

Go Boo Someone!

Go Boo Someone!
Not familiar with it? Here’s how it goes. Assemble two Halloween treat bags to be given away to your neighbors or friends. Then make two boo signs (pictured on this post or search for an image on the internet) and two sheets of paper with the following instructions: You’ve Been Boo’d! 1....
October 17th, 2014 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

Halloween Craft: Mason Jar Pumpkins

Halloween Craft: Mason Jar Pumpkins
We love crafts, we love Halloween and we absolutely fell in love with this cute, easy and super inexpensive craft we saw in an issue of Southern Living. Because we craft a fair amount in this house, we had the acrylic paints and brushes on hand, we hit the thrift stores for some different size mason...
October 6th, 2014 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

Back to School: Lunchbox Ideas

Back to School: Lunchbox Ideas
If you feel like you run out of ideas for lunches by September, you’re just like us. Here are some fun ideas to get you prepared for the upcoming school year. Oatmeal pancakes Pasta with a tiny bit of melted butter- tastes great warm or cold Shelled edamame Muffins of any kind Oatmeal pancakes,...
July 31st, 2014 | featured, to make | Read More

Craft Idea: 4th of July Fireworks

Craft Idea: 4th of July Fireworks
As we’ve been marking through activities on the summer fun list, we thought now was as good a time as any to do some painting, and since the 4th of July is just a few days away, we got all Patriotic with this activity, painting up some Fireworks. This is a fun little craft and pretty easy too!   What...
July 1st, 2014 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More

4th of July Recipes from “MasterChefs”

4th of July Recipes from “MasterChefs”
The 4th of July is less than a week away, if you’re looking for some fun ideas to incorporate into this year’s celebration, try some of these recipes submitted to us from “MasterChef” Contestants. Healthy dessert from “MasterChef” Season 3 Semi-finalist and fan-favorite Becky...
June 26th, 2014 | featured, to make | Read More

Recipe: One Pan, Chicken and Vegetable Bake

Recipe: One Pan, Chicken and Vegetable Bake
If there’s one thing I love as much as a crockpot meal, it’s a meal that can be cooked all together in one big pan. Especially when you can use some yummy fresh summer veggies. Try this after your next run to the Farmers Market. What you’ll need: 3 Boneless Chicken Breast 2 Cans of...
June 17th, 2014 | featured, to make | Read More

Pinspired Recipe: Cool Ranch Chicken Tacos

Pinspired Recipe: Cool Ranch Chicken Tacos
Another option for Taco Tuesday! Oh! And did we mention.. It’s a crockpot recipe? What you’ll need: 2 lb boneless chicken 1 packet taco seasoning 1 packet Ranch dressing mix 1/2 cup low sodium chicken broth taco shells/tortillas/tostadas cheese lettuce tomato What you’ll do: Place...
April 24th, 2014 | featured, to make | Read More

Leprechaun Food, A St. Patty’s Day Snack Mix

Leprechaun Food, A St. Patty’s Day Snack Mix
Whether you’re hosting a party, a playdate or heading to downtown Birmingham for the St Patrick’s Day parade, this easy snack mix will keep your little Leprechauns happy and festive at the same time. That’s a win/win, in our book! What You’ll Need: Lucky Charms (original, right?...
March 13th, 2014 | featured, to make | Read More

Pinspired Recipe: Crockpot Grits

Pinspired Recipe: Crockpot Grits
I love grits. Like… Love, Love them. But I don’t really care for the instant and since mornings can get hectic it’s hard to slow cook them while getting the tiny humans ready for school and out of the house. I came across this recipe on a year of crockpot cooking blog via the always...
March 6th, 2014 | featured, to make | Read More

Super Easy King Cake!

Super Easy King Cake!
You might not be celebrating on Bourbon Street, but you can still bring a little Mardi Gras home this year with this super easy King Cake Recipe! What you’ll Need: 1 (13.9-ounce) can bread sticks 1 (1-inch) heat proof plastic baby 1 (12-ounce) can whipped cream cheese frosting ¼ cup heavy cream Green...
February 25th, 2014 | featured, to eat, to make | Read More