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June 2017 Monthly Meal Plan


Happy end of May everyone! It’s time for a new monthly meal plan! We’re finally out of school for the year and on to SUMMER BREAK WHOOT WHOOT!!!!! Not that I’m excited or anything. But seriously, I’m so ready for summer this year I can barely stand it. I always get excited for school to start, but knowing we have…

May 2017 Monthly Meal Plan


Happy end of April everyone! It’s time for a new monthly meal plan to get us through our last month of homeschooling! Well, it’s our last month anyway, and then we head on to SUMMER BREAK WHOOT WHOOT!!!!! Not that I’m excited or anything. But seriously, I’m so ready for summer this year I can barely stand it. I always…

Easter Bird’s Nest Cookies


Good morning everyone! Since Easter is coming up, I thought I’d share a fun snack idea that is probably one of my kiddos favorites! I’ve seen these all over pinterest, but haven’t ever made them myself, so I figured it was a good time to go for it! They’re these super cute little Bird’s Nest Cookies and I just think…

April 2017 Monthly Meal Plan


Good morning friends! It’s time for a new monthly meal plan to get us through April! As a homeschooling mama of four, the days can definitely get away from me! And if I’m not careful I’ll find myself standing in the kitchen at 6 PM wondering what we’re going to have for dinner. I’m so thankful that we only have…

March 2017 Monthly Meal Plan


Good morning friends! It’s time for a new monthly meal plan to get us through March! As a homeschooling mama of four, the days can definitely get away from me! And if I’m not careful I’ll find myself standing in the kitchen at 6 PM wondering what we’re going to have for dinner. Of course I always hope for some…

February 2017 Monthly Meal Plan


Hi friends! It’s time for my monthly meal plan again. It’s so true what they say, the days go slow, but the years go fast! Or in this case, the months go by fast. Who am I kidding? As a mama of four, the days are even blazing by at this point! At least I don’t have to think about…

2017 January Monthly Meal Plan


What in the world happened to 2016? Is anyone else wondering that? I think I have to start paying better attention to the days. Which seem long, but then BAM!! a whole year flies by! But we’re ready to head into 2017 with gusto! Soooo…onto the task at hand which is feeding all of the troops for January 2017! Of…

DIY: Cookies in a Jar Gift idea


Good morning! Every year we like to exchange small gifts with our neighbors, and one of our most highly requested repeat gifts was for these Cookie in a Jar gifts! Everyone loved the ones we made last year and asked for more. But I wanted to change them up just a little bit so here’s our updated Cookie in a…

DIY: Holiday Pretzel Rods


Happy Holidays everyone! I have a super fun and extremely easy kids Christmas treat recipe for you today! Chocolate covered pretzel rods are super simple, and a great way to keep younger kiddos involved in the cooking action! Ready to get started? Supplies: Pretzel Rods Sprinkles Candy Melts (We used white, but you could also use another color!) Cookie sheet…

DIY: Holiday Pretzel Hugs Recipe


Hi everyone! I have another fun holiday treat recipe for you today! I’ve called these Pretzel Hugs and you’ll see why if you keep reading! They’re a super fun and easy treat great for parties, and easy enough that your kiddos can make them on their own!   Ready to get started? Supplies: Mini Pretzel Twists Hershey’s Kisses (We used…