Honeydew creamers

First and foremost, I'm sorry it's been a while since I've posted anything.  I've been suffocating under a pile of grading, as so often happens at this point of the semester.  But I hav ...more

Yogurt parfait shakers

My publishing network is currently running a make ahead meals feature (shown at the top here), and it got me thinking about some make ahead snacks.  As quick as some snacks are to make, sometimes you don't even have 5 minutes to put it all together.  These parf ...more

Strawberry hearts

The first time I saw these strawberry hearts was at my niece's first birthday party.  My sister-in-law is an incredibly devoted and considerate Mom that put together  this awesome Alice ...more

Chocolate banana quesadillas

Click to set custom HTML I recently swore off grocery shopping after a ...more

Cutting down on food waste, snack style

Did you know that Americans waste an estimated 40% of edible food (source: Natural Resources Defense Council)?  That's a lot of food simply t ...more

Olive oil parmesan popcorn

I've been under a real time crunch to get an after school snack on the table ASAP.  I have a brand new kindergartener and she is hungry by the time she gets home from a long day at school.&n ...more

Apple wheels

Here's a really quick snack that uses apples, peanut butter (or another nut or seed butter will work, like almond) and granola.  In just three ingredients you have these cute little wheels t ...more

Canning your own peaches

I actually wrote this a few weeks ago, but I wanted to try out my canned peaches before posting this.  We opened a jar this morning and they are kiddo approved!  Canning does take a lot of time, but it makes it so you can enjoy ripe produce all year long without paying a ton of money ....more

Whimiscal giveaway winner

Congratulations to Theresa Evanger!  She won the whimsical sandwich cutters giveaway!  Congratulations!Do you have any ideas for another giveaway?  Comment here and let me know what you'd like to win and I'll see what I can do.  Thanks to everyone who contributed ...more