Football Ice Cream Sandwiches

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It is that time of year: food, fun and football! If you are looking for a fun and VERY EASY treat to serve at your next get together, try these fun Football Ice Cream Sandwiches! 1 box of 12 ct. ice cream sandwiches, any brand 24 popsicle sticks white frosting small sandwich baggie kitchen scissors Directions ... Continue Reading...


10 Snow Science Experiments

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Got Snow? When you are surrounded by piles of snow this winter, use it to your educational advantage! Look at the snow as a way to teach your child some fun lessons! Take a peek below at these 10 snow science experiments. These experiments are a fun and frugal way to teach some fun science lessons using a resource ... Continue Reading...


Thanksgiving Cornucopia Snack Mix

Thanksgiving Cornucopia Snack Mix

One Thanksgiving, when I was a kid, my wonderfully creative Aunt set a beautiful Thanksgiving Day table and at each of our place settings she made a Thanksgiving Cornucopia Snack Mix similar to this. I was small, so I don't remember exactly what was in it, but in my little mind, it was magical. It added so much festivity to ... Continue Reading...


All Aboard: Five Great Tips for Planning a Train Themed Birthday Party

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All aboard for 5 great tips on planning your next train themed birthday!  We’ll be visiting ideas for: invitations, train party decorations, activities, refreshments and favors.   Planning an impressive train themed party begins with a great invitation.  Attach a homemade invitation to a small toy train or train ... Continue Reading...


Copycat Recipe! Wendy’s Chili Recipe

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Nothing beats a warm bowl of chili on a cold day. If you have ever had Wendy's Chili, then you know how delicious is it. I love the taste, but I always prefer homemade, so I have perfected this copycat Wendy's chili recipe that is both delicious and EASY to make. This would be the perfect chili for a tailgate party or ... Continue Reading...


Easy Pilgrim Hat Cookies Recipe

Pilgrim Hat Cookies

This is a really fun recipe to make, especially with Thanksgiving right around the corner! My kids LOVE to help with these kinds of food projects, and these Pilgrim Hat Cookies are a great one for little hands. If you are brave, you would even make this in a classroom setting as part of a Thanksgiving feast, and they would ... Continue Reading...


Tailgate Snack Idea! Football Pretzel Sticks

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Here is a really fun and easy idea for your next football get together or tailgate party! My kids love to help me make these and they also add such a fun look to your football party decor! Football Pretzel Sticks ­ 1 12 oz. package of pretzel rods, any brand 12 oz. Wilton chocolate candy melts (you could also use ... Continue Reading...


Halloween Lunch Ideas for Kids

Halloween Lunch

I love (love!) to make fun lunches for my kids. Here is one that I made for my kids today and I wanted to share now, in case it would inspire you for a fun idea for tomorrow which is Halloween! I think, like most moms, I want to be creative, but I am short on the time to do too much. This lunch was SO easy ... I drew a ... Continue Reading...


Payday Candy Corn Snack Mix

Payday Candy Corn

Listen. If you are someone, like me, who loves to mix things to create awesome flavor sensations,  then you MUST check out this Payday Candy Corn Snack Mix. Just by mixing these TWO ingredients you will create one of the yummiest party mixes that also happens to create quite the conversation because this mix tastes JUST ... Continue Reading...


Halloween Craft: Creepy Crawly Spider Straws

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Creepy Crawly Spider Straws If you plan on holding a Halloween bash this season, or even helping with a classroom party, here is a fun and easy Halloween Craft for you: creepy crawly spider straws, they are perfect for sipping just about anything at your spooky get together! You can craft several dozen of these for just ... Continue Reading...


Babybel Cheese Monsters ­

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Are you looking for fun and unique (and somewhat healthy) snack ideas this Halloween? Check out my fun Babybel Cheese Monsters. They are easy to make and an adorable touch to any of your Halloween festivities. Babybel Cheese Monsters ­ 1 package of Babybel mozzarella cheese 1 package of Babybel cheddar cheese Wilton ... Continue Reading...


Monster Munch FREE Printables

Monster Munch

Sometimes it's the little things that make the holidays fun. Here's a fun Monster Munch FREE printable that will assist you in making Monster Munch for your little goblins! Really, Monster Munch can be anything that you want it to be, and I love that because you can make this as healthy as you like, by adjusting the ... Continue Reading...


Easy Spicy Spinach Dip Recipe

Spinach Dip Recipe

Easy Spicy Spinach Dip It's football season and around here, that means time to snack! If you want to spice up your next tailgate party (pun intended!) then check out with really easy and oh-so delicious Spicy Spinach Dip recipe. I take the easy route and do this all in the microwave. It is super easy to whip up and ... Continue Reading...


Mexican Hot Chocolate Mix Recipe (*Great Gift Idea!)

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When the weather starts to turn cooler, I know that it's time to start digging out my drink mix recipes. We love this Mexican Hot Chocolate Mix Recipe because it is so warming on a chilly day. I also love that I can make it in large batches (easily) with very few ingredients. It also presents itself quite lovely, especially ... Continue Reading...


Easy Ghost Pudding Cups Recipe

Ghost Pudding Cups

Ghost Pudding Cups Boo! If you are looking for an easy and spooky treat to serve to your little goblins, these easy Ghost Pudding Cups are perfect! They are not only very easy to whip up, but there are so many variations that you could make of this treat. (Some healthier than others!) These are great for classroom ... Continue Reading...