Green Shamrock Homemade Gummy Candy

Green shamrock homemade gummy candy- This Mama Loves

Have you ever made homemade gummy candy? We haven't- or hadn't- but when my friend Jill showed me just how easy it is to make it at home, we decided we needed to try. A few ingredients (and I found natural, organic options as well, see below), a few minutes of time and 30-40 minutes ...

S’mores Crescent Rolls Treat Recipe

S'mores Crescent Rolls Treat Recipe - This Mama Loves

I love s'mores.  A lot.  So much gooey goodness in those chocolate, marshmallow and graham cracker sandwiches. Most of the time, we enjoy s'mores in the warmer months, when we've got the firepit going outside. But we love them year round for eating and decided to make these S'mores Crescent Rolls to tide us over ...

Fun After School Snack Idea-Pudding Bar

After school snack idea- pudding bar- This Mama Loves

Thanks to Snack Pack® for sponsoring this awesome Pudding Bar post!Sometimes after-school snacks are just whatever you can grab on the go or something the kids can reach and eat on their own. Other times, I like to give them a little something special. This fun Pudding Bar with Snack Pack® also doubles as a ...

Semi-Homemade Rice Krispies Valentine Hearts

Semi-Homemade Valentine Rice Krispies Treats- This Mama Loves

I can't even believe I'm writing this- but Valentine's Day will be here before we know it. If you are like me...no matter how much you plan ahead, the final days leading up to the day will fly and you'll be caught in need of a something to send someplace with a kid or 3, ...

Norm of the North Polar Bear Vanilla Puppy Chow Mix Recipe

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Have you seen the previews for Norm of The North movie yet? Every single time it comes on my kids get worked up into a dance frenzy- dancing along with Norm and begging me to take them to see it as soon as it comes out in theaters. This family friendly film will be released ...

Peppermint White Hot Chocolate Recipe

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When Jack Frost is nipping, nothing sends him away like a steaming mug of hot cocoa, right?  With two little ones we go through a lot of hot chocolate during the winter months and sometimes we get burnt out on the same old thing.  Sometimes I think my kids want to play outside and get ...

Sweet Salty Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Compensation was provided by Ritz Crackers via Mode Media. Like it or not—and, really, READY or not—the holidays are coming up fast and furious, my friends. I've already seen "save the date" and "next meeting is a cookie swap" emails going around. I do love traditional holiday foods and baking, but sometimes I like to have ...

Peppermint Buttercream Hot Cocoa Cupcakes

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When the holidays hit I love trying to find new ways to enjoy favorite flavors of the season.  What says winter and Christmas more than Hot Cocoa and Peppermint?  I combined them into a delicious semi homemade cupcake with a totally from scratch peppermint buttercream - and let me tell you, it is so good. ...

Graham Cracker Reindeer Semi-Homemade Festive Treats

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Holiday food is just plain fun to make.  I love it.  Taking everyday foods and a few minutes later, you have super cute and festive treats to put a smile on someone's face. What's not to love? These graham cracker reindeer are SUPER simple and quick to make. Easy, peasy lemon squeezy, you guys.  Perfect ...

IBS Friendly Chocolate Macaroons

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This post is a product-provided sponsored conversation that contains affiliate links. But the opinions and experiences within are my own unbiased impressions. VSL #3 is a high potency probiotic medical food for the dietary management of IBS, UC, and Ileal Pouch and must be used under medical supervision. These statements have not been evaluated by ...