Back To School – Healthy Snacks For The Busy Mom!

This post is sponsored by Nature's Bakery but the content and opinions expressed here are my own.   I can’t believe that My kids are going into Kindergarten and 3rd grade this year, someone please tell me where the time has gone!? I absolute soak up all the time I can get with them during the summer it seems like the summers get shorter and shorter. We are super busy in the summer, so you can only image what the school year brings to the mix. It normally goes something like this:   … [Read more...]

Squeeze a Lemon + Help #RMHC

      It's still sunny and 80 in Georgia Ya'll, Just because school is in session doesn't mean the summer fun has to stop. I've always tried to be a fun, cool hands on mama and come up with ideas to keep my kids excited and happy. I have been wanting to create a lemonade stand for a few months and really go all out so when I saw an opportunity to do that and tie in a good lesson I jumped on it!! We live in the deep south in a small tiny town and normally always take the time to hold the door, say thanks more than once, care about other people and even toss a few … [Read more...]

Thin Mint Shots

  Who bought way more Girl Scout cookies than was strictly necessary this cookie season?  It can’t be just me.  Multiple co-workers have daughters begging; every retail store has a literal troop of miniature salesladies out front, manning their stations with youthful glow and aggression; & they are SO cute!!! I can’t just ignore them, but I already have SO many cookies, and once I make eye contact, I clearly can’t say no…. Problems, love these type of problems.  Girl Scout cookie problems. … [Read more...]

TIC TAC TOE Valentine Craft Treat

  Are you looking to do something fun with the kids that doubles as a snack AND a craft? They will have so much fun making this Valentine Snack Craft! I will be doing this  fun activity for my daughters classroom Valentine’s Day party! She's in 1st grade and I try to help out and do fun things as much as possible they will love it!! And it's so cute to see them all. … [Read more...]

New Years Eve Donut Ball Drop

      Can you believe it? New Year is seriously right around the corner. Before we know it we’ll be saying goodbye to 2016 (although, I for one know it’ll take me at least a month to get used to writing 2017). But even though we’ve all probably been inundated with food and sweet treats as the holidays season has progressed, it isn’t quite time to say goodbye to the food, because we still have one more big celebration coming up: New Year’s Eve. … [Read more...]

Jolly Rancher Christmas Wreath Suckers

Around the holidays I'm always in the kitchen making and trying new creations. Well, my 7 & 3 year old beg to help and I normally don't mind. But I finally found something that is just for them & this time they didn't have to ask I asked them they were so excited!!! Told them it was a cooking day for them! I mean even if your not perfect with these they still come out super cute!!  … [Read more...]