Fun Friday: Cupcake Baking with Kids

Third Friday of the month:  Recreation / Kids / Fun activityGetting kids involved in baking and cooking have always been fun, messy, and educational at the same time.  When this cupcake baking kit was sent for us to try, I excitedly scheduled a ‘bake date’ with my girl who loves to whisk, and eat cakes. “Bright … Continue reading

Mom-Friday’s Peanut Butter & Banana French Toast

First Friday of the month:  Food, Mom-Cook I am counting the days ’til school opens and just planning what food to pack for the kids, among other things, is raising my stress levels lately. Honestly, I only have a few (count five fingers!) old-reliables that passed the test from my picky eaters. Now with a … Continue reading

Fresh Fruit Shakes for Summer…or any day

I just realized I hoarded an assortment of fresh fruits since last week — succulent mangoes, avocados, juicy red strawberries, crunchy apples and pears, sweet papaya slices, bananas, melon, ripe seedless oranges and grapes, take your pick! With most of the fruits now stocked-up in the fridge, we are forced to eat at least a … Continue reading