Birthday Pancake Cake: A birthday breakfast the kids can make for someone!

Birthday Pancake Cake Recipe & Instructions- This Mama Loves

Birthday Pancake Cake Right now we are in the middle of what I call birthday season in my family. The kids have birthdays 1-2-3 all in a row, in about 7 weeks time. It gets a little crazy.  The kids have always made ME breakfast on Mother's Day and/or my birthday, as well as for my ...

Helping Middle School Students with Studying with #BigFatNotebooks

Helping Middle School Students with Studying- This Mama Loves

Helping Middle School Students with Studying with Big Fat Notebooks School's starting in just days, you guys. SCHOOL. We've got (most of) the supplies ready to go- a mile long list for each kid, plus extras that I found on sale to send in... and yet...I'm not ready. This year is different. This year is serious. ...

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party – After School Snacks

Delicious Dishes - After school snacks

After school snacks are featured this week with our Delicious Dishes Recipe Party! Love it or hate it, we're IN back to school season. I mean, we aren't yet, but a week from tomorrow, the buses are going into action in this little town of ours, and the kids will start grades 6 (MIDDLE SCHOOL!), 4 ...

Pasta Kale Skillet Dish

Pasta Kale Skillet Dish/ This Mama Loves

Pasta Kale Skillet Dish All hail the kale! It's all the rage and probably will be for a long time. Packed with nutrients and some fancy schmancy oils or something, it needs to be in your life. You won't be disappointed by this easy kale dish. It's almost a one pot dish, and certainly can be if ...

Felt Parrot Puppet Craft: Mak from The Wild Life

Tuesday Felt Parrot Craft inspired by Wild Life Movie- This Mama Loves

Felt Parrot Puppet Craft~ Mak From The Wild Life This felt parrot puppet craft inspired by Mak, a character from The Wild Life, in theaters September 9 is sponsored by Lionsgate. The Wild Life is coming to a theatre near you, and it is sure to be a fun animated time for kids of all ages. In The Wild Life you will ...

Getting back into the school routine #SickJustGotReal

Getting back into a school routine- This Mama Loves

Getting back into the school routine There’s nothing better than slipping into a summer routine. Sleeping in late, staying up until all hours of the night, adventures and visits and trips, and, well, in our house, that school year schedule flies out the window. We're in the midst of summer mode, and we’re currently trying to get ...

Spiced Roasted Figs with Hazelnuts & Vanilla Ice Cream

Spiced Roasted Figs with Hazelnuts and Vanilla Ice cream - This Mama Loves

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Breyers for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Spice Roasted Figs with Hazelnuts and Vanilla Ice Cream When I was growing up, we had ice cream just about every night. Breyers® was a staple in our freezer as much as milk and eggs were a staple in ...

Delicious Dishes Recipes Party: Back to School

Delicious DIshes Back to School Recipes This Mama Loves

Welcome back to the Delicious Dishes Recipe Link Party!   We're dishing on fun back to school recipes this week- our favorites all seemed to fit right into the back to school meal ideas theme so we went with it! So many of my friends have shared pics of their kids going back to school (and some spouses, ...

New Beneful Recipes (PLUS! Get a free sample!) #FriendsofBeneful

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When I was out at the #FriendsofBeneful event in St. Louis a few months ago, Beneful shared with us both the packaging and formula for their new dry food recipes.  The new recipes have evolved with what we dog owners want to see in our dog's food and ingredients that we are familiar with. You may ...

I Cruise, I Lose: Weight Loss Program Update

I Cruise, I Lose: Weight Loss Program Update- This Mama Loves

I Cruise, I Lose: Weight Loss Program Update I was provided a free trial program by Jenny Craig that included being compensated with enrollment in the program, consultations, as well as food for the duration of the program. However, the opinions expressed are entirely my own.   Well, we’re 60 days into my Jenny Craig experience. I say ...