Archive for the ‘to make’ Category

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

Pinspired Recipe: Stuffed Peppers

Pinspired Recipe: Stuffed Peppers
I used to make stuffed peppers pretty often, but somewhere along the way I lost my recipe. I came across this one the other day on Pinterest via House 54, tried it and it was a huge hit! Bonus… It’s gluten free! What You’ll Need: 5 Bell Peppers (any color) Olive Oil 1/2 Medium Onion 1...
February 20th, 2014 | featured, to make | Read More

Got Snow? Make Snow Ice Cream!

Got Snow? Make Snow Ice Cream!
I don’t know about you but one of my favorite things about snow when I was a kid was making “Snow Cream.” Of course living in the DEEP South kept us from enjoying this treat often, but it’s one of those things that we had just enough that I remember it and look forward to having...
February 11th, 2014 | featured, to make | Read More

You Color My World, Valentine

You Color My World, Valentine
My kids school doesn’t allow snacks or candies when it comes to Valentine’s Day and class parties, and although I think Valentine’s Day is incomplete without a box of Conversation Hearts, I will abide by the rules. Begrudgingly. I guess. No candy and no treats means boring getting creative...
February 5th, 2014 | featured, to craft, to make | Read More