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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 […]

GF Mini Pot Pie

Spring here is cold one day and warm the next as you know from my previous posts. Today was rainy and cold (thank goodness it didn’t turn to snow) and it is days like these where I want to make some comfort food. I wanted something warm and yummy to bake up and one of […]

Recipe: Loaded Roasted Potatoes/ Comfort food

There is always that one dish. The one that either transports you back to a kid, eating Grandmas special cake. Maybe it is something your Momma made you every time you felt sick.  That is comfort food. Comfort food is usually not best for ya. Sometimes you just need that something when life gets you […]

Back to Bento

Well the kiddos are back to school now after Christmas Break. So now is the back to bento for Big Momma. I know my kiddo is looking forward to her bentos and her new styling blue purse like lunch bag,  thanks Grammy!  Today’s bento is leftover GF Dijon chicken and rice. One thing about bento […]

Valentines Chocolate Fondue Recipe

Every Valentines Day I make a tradition of making some chocolate fondue. It is super easy and oh so yummy and the kiddos look forward to this every single Valentines. Yes you can go out and go to a fancy restaurant and order it but why not make it yourself! You can even add flavoring […]

Campfire Cupcakes and Cake

My kiddo had her BFF come over for a birthday party we gave her and since the weather is still nice she wanted a camp over with her and sleep in the tent in our woods So a Camp theme party it was. We had a lot of fun cause I had them decorate back […]

Recipe: Yummy Diabetic Apple Pie

It is that time of year when fall makes you think of home-cooked treats especially with the holidays around the corner.  I can not believe it already!  So since we all went to the Happy Apple Farm and the kids and I picked a couple bags of natures finest snack, it is time to make […]

Recipe: Autumn Pear Pie

Fall is here and the grocery is having huge sale on pears. I love pears especially super juicy and sweet ones like Anjou, I also love Asian pears. They are the perfect snack next to the popular apples. Some pear facts :The pear is all natural, quick little pick me up of energy, due mostly […]

Rainbow Egg Salad Bento

My kiddos love eggs and I saw a long time ago I think on Family Fun Magazine (not sure but I think) on an egg salad sandwich that used colored eggs.  So with this in the archive of this in my brain and  a dozen eggs I made previously I thought I would give it […]

Dinner Bento

I have not been making bentos like I used to we have been busy in our garden. But I made this Dinner Bento the other day for my kiddo to make up for the lack of bentos since school has been out. I need to step it up and at least give her a couple a […]