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Kids Eat Free: List of Resturants that offer Family Deals

Summer is expensive enough as it is. The kiddos are home and you need to take them here or there. Here is a list I am posting where you can get either a free kids meal or reduced price with your adult purchase.  I personally checked them out in my area by calling the local […]

Twist on Tuna

Well with one kiddo down sick and me not wanting to to cook, nothing defrosted for dinner, I find myself looking at the cabinet of canned food to quick fix a meal.  Tuna salad is always my standby either sammis or made into cakes and even sushi! Sushi it is, I love tuna this way […]

Christmas Victorian Silhouettes

I love Victorian Silhouettes. When I was little my mother had some made of my brother and I at Disneyland and my grandmother had one of my mother as a child. When I was younger I would just sit there and look at them, I loved the beauty of the black shadow image that looked […]

Stay-cation The At Home Vacation

So what are you doing for SPRING BREAK?  If funding ,gas prices or other things prevent you from a real vacation why not do a STAY-cation?  This week has not only been spring break but also me prepping to move,  because we are moving at the end of April I have been very busy checking […]

Fun Food – Stamped Up Hot Dog & Biscuit

One of my comfort foods is definitely hot dogs ( or mini sausages) wrapped up in a biscuit, I LOVE THEM! Luckily my kiddos love them too, I always hear from my older kiddo and hubby is there any more?  We usually scarf them down pretty quick. So For a bento the other day (check […]

Meal Planning For Dummies

I am not sure if they actually have one of these books for meal planning. I know I have seen those “For Dummies” on a whole slew of subjects. I have even purchased some myself.  In my home I usually go by what is on sale and plan some meals around that. Sometimes it is […]

Birthday Breakfast

For my kiddo turning double digits (sniff sniff) I am making sure her morning is fun with a Birthday Breakfast. I used some of my bento gear to help decorate the special Birthday Breakfast and she loved it. This Birthday Breakfast was made with pancakes and yes food coloring. You could use natural dyes if […]

Happy Apple Farm

Well it is that time of year when summer is coming to the end and fall is near. This is the time when I like to take a day trip and take the kids to Happy Apple Farm. I highly recommend taking your family to Happy Apple Farm. The farmer is great he takes you […]

Salt Dough fun family time

My daughter loves dough. She even gets a little from the corner pizza place to play with when we dine in the restaurant. So she was very excited to make this craft at home. Think of all the orniments you and your kids can make for Christmas. It would be a cool thing to see over the […]

Craft Jewerly: Bottle Cap Necklace

When hanging at the mall with the kiddos one day we went into the popular little kiddo store that is like girl heaven, with price tags that are not Mommy heaven. This place is where she loves to go you can get little toys, the latest cool clothes and shoes.  They also sell jewelry and […]