Bubble Gum Muddy Buddies Recipe

Muddy Buddy mixes are always a fun treat.  We usually do just holiday themed, but sometimes it's fun to have a special treat for no reason at all.  That's where the Bubble Gum Muddy Buddies recipe idea game from!  Bubble Gum Muddy Buddies Ingredients: 9 cups Chex cereal 2 cups white chocolate chips 1 Duncan Hines Flavor Creations Bubble Gum ...

4 Fun Ways to Skype

If you have a computer or mobile device, you have probably heard of Skype. This free and easy software application has connected people with one another all over the world. In addition to making calls with other people, you can also instant message and share files. This is the perfect application to use for both ...

Beef and Pineapple Curry Recipe

I've been reading a lot lately about the benefits of pineapple in your diet. Did you know, for example, that pineapple juice is known to be 5 times as effective as a cough suppressant?  Pineapples are loaded with vitamin A and C, fiber, potassium, phosphorous and calcium. It does the body good.  I've been trying ...

{Oven Baked} Parmesan Zucchini Chips

This week we have Oven-baked Parmesan Zucchini Chips for our Kids in the Kitchen recipe. A great way to get them eating their vegetables in a pretty healthy way. They get crisp, flavorful chips AND a dose of healthy veggies in the same dish- a win for both of you! {Oven Baked} Parmesan Zucchini Chips Ingredients 1 Zucchini ¼ ...

Staying healthy as seasons change

Most of us have heard that we should take vitamins, but what do we really know about them? Well, vitamins make our bodies work the way they should and without them, we could break down (kind of like a car without gas and oil.) Fat soluble vitamins (A, D, and E) dissolve in fat and ...

Struggle with Insomnia? Here Are Four Tips for A Better Night’s Sleep

Struggle with Insomnia? Here Are Four Tips for A Better Night’s Sleep Are you someone who falls asleep easily or do you have trouble falling asleep? My kids and husband can go to sleep just about anywhere and anytime, but I am not so lucky. I can toss and turn and sometimes it can take an ...

Prescription Strength Allergy Relief Medication

The snow is melting at long last here in Connecticut.  We are so excited to see the grass, trees, plants and flowers...but those also bring allergies to many of us.  The itchy, sneezy, watery eyed signs of spring will be here before we know it, although after the winter we've just had, I almost welcome ...

Felt Napkin Rings

These adorable napkin rings are fun and simple to make, and would be a great Mother's Day gift (hint, hint, family) or just a fun craft to make for yourself. But some bright colored napkins to go in them, and you'll have a beautiful (and inexpensive) gift made with love! FELT NAPKIN RINGS SUPPLIES Turquoise felt Red or Pink ...

How to Host a St. Patrick’s Day Scavenger Hunt

If you are looking for a family friendly game to enjoy this St. Patrick’s Day, look no further than this St. Patrick’s Day scavenger hunt. It is a great way to get into the spirit of the holiday while having some frugal fun at the same time. Here is how you can get started planning ...

Banana Oatmeal Nests Recipe

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 ...