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Down here in the south we don’t do winter.  Less than six inches of the white stuff and suddenly buses are incapable of running, schools are closed, and every kid in the county is trussed up in their cold weather gear ready to go out and build a snowman or have a snowball fight.  As a kid there was only one thing that ever went hand in hand with a...

Necessity is the mother of invention.  Never is this phrase more accurate in our house than at dinner time.  I try so hard when it comes to meal planning but it’s exceedingly difficult to get 2 opinionated adults and 2 adults who don’t express an opinion during the planning phase but make their dinner displeasure known during the eating phase...

Did you know that today Disney is releasing their latest movie from the mind of George Lucas? That’s right, Strange Magic is finally here! If you are going to the movies today to see this fantastic adventure then this is sure to be a new family favorite from Disney. I know that we are going to have fun with this movie in our house!  Since winter is still here,...

What do you get when you add sausage, pasta, and only one pot?  The best weeknight dinner ever!  Do you ever have those nights when you come home and the thought of standing up for more than 20 minutes to make dinner and then adding another pile of dishes to your already full sink makes you cringe?  I feel like that at least twice a week and so one...

When I was in elementary school I loved finding a peanut butter and jelly sandwich in my lunch box.  To this day it’s one of my favorite comfort foods and I’ll make it on a day I miss home or am not feeling well.  It’s always fun to revamp an old classic so when Smuckers came out with those Uncrustable sandwiches that you keep in the freezer,...

Welcome to 2015! With the start of 2015 I wanted to make sure that I did not forget 2014. I think that a lot of good food, new recipes, and new favorites emerged in my household, how about yours? To make it easier for everyone I would like to introduce you to some of my Best Recipes from 2014!  Enchanted Homeschooling Mom provided some great recipes this year....

As a kid, New Years Eve was that elusive celebration that I always wanted to attend but could never quite stay awake for.  My family would play board games and watch the New Years Eve shows on TV and every year I’d tell my mom that I was definitely going to stay awake to watch the ball drop that year.  And I was usually asleep on the couch by 10.  Maybe...

I’m so excited to have you join us with this month’s Kids in the Kitchen! This month the twins and I are sharing with you not just one, but four of our family’s favorite Christmas cookie recipes. As far back as I can remember in my childhood, we’ve had a family tradition of making yummy Christmas cookies and breads (one of my absolute FAVORITES...

On the third day of Christmas, my true love gave to me, Three French Hens, Two Turtle Doves, and a partridge in a pear tree! As part of the 12 Days of Christmas kid-friendly activities series, I would like to introduce you to a new family favorite breakfast recipe that is easy enough for children to make or help you make: Three French Hens Toast!  With the theme...

One of our family’s favorite holiday books and movies is the Polar Express. It is a family tradition in our household and is read and watched multiple times during the holiday season. One of our favorite parts of the story is the hot chocolate scene. Each child in the story is unique, so no matter which child you are like at heart, everyone loves hot chocolate!  With...

Welcome to another edition of Kids in the Kitchen! I hope you enjoyed last month’s selection of favorite and recommended resources to assist in equipping your kids in the kitchen. This month I’m sharing with you one of my favorite family recipes that we look forward every holiday season, Pumpkin Bread. In addition to a fabulous, yummy recipe that’s...

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