Mini chicken pot pies are hands down one of my kids’ favorite meals. Super easy, super quick and not a lot of ingredients. It’s kind of like “cheater pot pie”, but apparently it’s yummy since when we do have leftovers, my kid’s will eat them cold from the refrigerator! The original recipe… Continue reading Kid Friendly Mini Chicken Pot Pies
If you’re like me, you pack your child’s lunch. Not only to save money, but that’s how I give them them healthier choices and foods they actually like. Plus, I’ve seen what they serve in school cafeterias. This is what he picked. Looks pretty innocent, right? Lunchables “Uploaded”. Guess that’s just a fancy name… Continue reading Are these surprising ingredients lurking in your child’s lunchbox?
I recently came across a very nasty blog post by a “mommy blogger”. Her post was beyond mean and it really struck a chord with me. She basically said all mom blogs suck and we shouldn’t waste our time because no one reads them and we’re wasting our time. Wow. I’ll be honest. That… Continue reading Dear Mean Mommy Blog Hater…
Let’s face it, macaroni & cheese is a childhood favorite. And as long as I’ve been around, it’s been in the blue box with the neon orange powder. ……until last year. Kraft stepped up and quietly eliminated the artificial food dyes in their famous mac & cheese and I thought it was a brilliant strategy.… Continue reading Mac and Cheese, Please?
My sweet Emma Kate, who’s 9, is at that age. You know the one. The one where they have discovered that sleepovers are actually a thing. But, thanks to her older sister, we no longer do sleepovers. They’re just too much. The kids stay up all night and I’m the one left exhausted and frazzled… Continue reading Rocky Road Brownie Bars