Jack-O'-Lantern Pudding Cups

Check out the original post here!I love Halloween! I love the goop, the messiness and all of the fun this Holiday brings. During this time of year I try to involve my kids in as many fun crafts and cooking activities as I can. Here's a fun and simple little dessert idea you and your kids will both have fun making, Jack-O'- Lantern Pudding Cups!...more

Sweep the Pantry Cookies

Delicious cookies filled with granola, chocolate chips and more. Just try to keep them in your cookie jar, I dare you!Get the recipe HERE...more

Baked panko-crusted chicken fingers with Greek yogurt ranch dip

 There will always be a special place in my heart for “kid” food. I’m talking fish sticks, cheese and crackers, pizza pockets, mac ‘n’ cheese, chicken nuggets, sandwiches made in the shape of cute things. And ketchup – lots of ketchup. So many tasty memories!...more

Healing Chicken Alphabet Soup

Dinner of the Damned! Or Something...

This really isn't a bento, it was what we had for dinner on the last night I had Miss Girl before Halloween. But it turned out pretty good and I was overall pleased with it, so I'm posting it anyway....more

English Muffin Pizza

  English Muffin pizzas were always a coveted dinner at our house growing up....more

"Lasagna" stuffed shells

There are two meals in our household that get the highest of reviews (reviews are judged by the number of times that P signs “more” and how many times my husband gets up for seconds) – lasagna and stuffed shells. Honestly, I’m not even sure why I’ve never thought of putting the two together. Until this weekend, that is....more

Indian spiced Meatballs for a crowd


Peanut butter and jelly snack bread

Pizza Pasta--Dinner in the Crock-Pot

I don't know about you, but the chaos begins when fall hits my household.With four kids all in school and all in extracurricular activities and sports, not to mention a husband whose job takes him out of town on most fall weekends, I barely have time to breathe let alone cook a nice dinner for my family. And even if I did have the time to cook, we would all be eating at different times and who wants a cold dinner they have to reheat....more