Activities

Lunchbox Treat: Fruit and Seed Bars

October 13, 2014 by Heather
My kiddos aren’t big meat eaters and my son’s school is completely nut-free. I like to send some protein-packed foods in school lunches and these a...

LUNCHBOX TREATS: Homemade Applesauce

September 29, 2014 by Heather
It all started with Costco. A few weeks ago the kids really wanted apples. They wanted them from Costco, which meant 5.5 pounds of apples. They had...

LUNCHBOX TREATS: Homemade Fruit Leathers

September 10, 2014 by Heather
My 4-year-old has started preschool and lunchbox making has gotten real. In years past when he went to Mother’s Day Out, I had to make two or three...

Applewiches

September 08, 2014 by Heather
Here is a snack or lunchbox addition that is fast, easy, and customizable to your kids’ tastes. Applewiches save me from giving my carb-loving kids...

Grandparents Day Craft

September 01, 2014 by Heather
Grandparents Day is September 7. Here is a sweet, totally customizable way to say “I love you” that won’t break the bank.

Homemade Wheat Thins

August 27, 2014 by Heather
Just in time for back to school in Texas, we have a homemade lunchbox staple that will save you money: wheat thins. It’s so easy your kids can do m...

Coconut Water Popsicles

August 13, 2014 by Heather

Ocean Sensory Pool

July 29, 2014 by Heather
Here is an awesome summer activity for kids that’s cheap and easy to do: an ocean sensory pool! You can tailor this activity to things you already ...

Chocolate Almond Butter-A Recipe

July 02, 2014 by Heather
Chocolate hazelnut butter has been a staple in our house for a long time but recently I took a long look at the ingredients and decided that we cou...

Fourth of July Ice Chalk

June 30, 2014 by Heather
Here’s a 4th of July craft your kids will love! Today we made erupting ice chalk paint and the kids had a blast! We used red, white, and blue to ce...