How to Decorate Shamrock Sugar Cookies

How to Decorate Shamrock Sugar Cookies

With St. Patrick's Day next week I wanted to share a tutorial for How to Decorate Shamrock Sugar Cookies.  My family loves to celebrate St. Patrick's Day!  These cookies are a fun way to share the Luck O' the Irish with friends and family. How to Decorate Shamrock Sugar Cookies Supplies: 1 batch of our Lemon Snap Sugar ...

Rainbow Smoothie

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Whether your kids love to eat healthy with a variety of  fruits and vegetables or not they will slurp up this yummy smoothie. Not only is it fun for the eyes, but every layer is fruity and delicious!  Get the kids in on the fun from the start, take them to the grocery store or ...

Banana Oatmeal Nests Recipe

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Easter has a lot of significance in many of our lives....as a religious holiday, as a family time.  It's also a time of celebration and celebrating spring and all that comes with spring- new life, new growth, after a long and dreary winter.  It's in the spirit of family time and celebration that I'm sharing ...

{Forgot to plan dinner}Chicken Pot Pie

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We've all had those days, when suddenly it's 4 pm and that wave of shock hits us that we FORGOT TO PLAN DINNER.  We don't need to pass judgement, nor share how many times this has happened to us, because, let's face it.  Even if it hasn't yet, it's probably going to at some point. ...

Easy Mac-n-Cheese Mugs

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This weeks recipe is one that can be pretty much done independently from mom, especially for older children.   If you and your kids love the convenience of single serve mac n cheese but maybe not so much the extra preservatives, additives, sodium, and of course the cost then making your own is super easy. ...

Simple Pasta Carbonara Recipe

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Fun, random thing you don't know about me: I love peas in pasta. Add any kind of cheese and I may squeal.  Add bacon?  I'll love you forever.  Peas, though, right?  My mom always put peas in our mac and cheese growing up. I think it was her way to get us to eat the ...

Teriyaki Rice Bowl

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Have you discovered Della Rice yet? This is not your typical, boring rice on the grocery store shelf.  Their rice is all natural and gluten free It has a wonderful creamy texture and a delicious nutty flavor that lends itself well to any dish.  I knew immediately what I wanted to do with my Della ...

Easy Cheesy Chili Bombs Chili Recipe

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Here's a fun Cheesy Chili Bombs chili recipe that's quick and easy- and kid friendly! These are great for a fast dinner or even a picnic dinner on the go. You can always swap out turkey for the ground beef and use low fat cheese to make it a little healthier, and add some hot ...

Leprechaun Cocoa: White Hot Chocolate Recipe

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While the winter chill is still wreaking havoc on fingers and toes and your frozen little nose spring is right around the corner. No really, I promise it's coming! Warm up those little hands while you wait for the sun to shine and bring rainbows and fluffy clouds with a fun, tasty white hot chocolate ...

Snickerdoodle Pancakes

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Do your kids love morning pancakes ( or even dinnertime) ?  Pancakes are a fantastic first recipe for little hands to work on- they get to measure, mix, scoop,  pour, shake, and of course eat!  The traditional spicy sweet flavor of Snickerdoodle  cookies makes an equally delicious pancake. Mom did the cooking part this time ...