Category: Recipe

Pancakes from Scratch 1

Pancakes from Scratch

My kids wanted pancakes today and after agreeing to it – I realized I had no pancake mix. Ordinarily that would have stopped me in my tracks – purely out of habit.  But this...

Crockpot Chicken 1

Crockpot Chicken

Have you ever made crockpot chicken?  What’s in it you ask?  Chicken?  What else?  Zippo/nada/nothing… Crockpot chicken is the easiest, juiciest chicken ever.  I actually described it in a post I did when I...

Hand and Foot Scrub 2

Hand and Foot Scrub

I love the new Dawn with Olay Hand Renewal.  It is a nice color, smells great and leaves your hands feeling awesome.  Since I don’t have a dishwasher and really don’t want one –...

Mini Pizza – Fun to Make and Fun to Eat 2

Mini Pizza – Fun to Make and Fun to Eat

I am a huge fan of making anything I can in muffin tins.  It makes it so much easier for the kids to grab and eat and generally the kids are willing to help...

Child’s Play Cookies 7

Child’s Play Cookies

This is how we make cookies (one of the many ways).  We make our sugar cookies as if we are playing with playdough.  We start with the easy package of Betty Crocker sugar cookie...

When I Buy Bananas 5

When I Buy Bananas

When I buy bananas I try to buy some to eat and some from the discounted fruit area that are very spotted.  Those spotted bananas I will let ripen two more days until they...

Want a Quick Snack? 2

Want a Quick Snack?

This is called a 3-2-1 cupcake.  You can find them all over the internet.  To make them you need one box Angel Food Cake mix and one box any other flavor cake mix.  I...

Healthy Corndogs 1

Healthy Corndogs

My daughter loves her corndogs.  But there are many things she loves that I need to come up with healthy alternatives for.  Her medication is making her gain quite a bit of weight and...

Breakfast on the Go 0

Breakfast on the Go

Since I have been trying to be more aware of what I am eating it has become very clear that breakfast options are a major limitation for me.  I need things to grab and...