We made a bunch of sweet treats for Journey’s Valentine’s Day Crafternoon including these adorable mini heart shaped apple pies.
I found this recipe on the back of the craisins package a few years ago and thought they sounded delish. And I was right. I especially love making them because they are easy to make and since they are made with real oats and little sugar, they must be healthy. At least that what I tell myself as I woof them down! Here’s the recipe…
I was tossing around what apple recipe I was going to feature on my tv segment this week and couldn’t make up my mind. I wanted to make an apple pie, but I thought it was too traditional for tv. Then I saw a picture of these and knew I had to try them. Continue reading
Journey and I went to a pumpkin festival at an orchard. It was my first time visiting a real pumpkin patch and picking my own pumpkins. Since we had so many, Journey asked if we could make pumpkin muffins. Of course! Continue reading
While I am quite creative in the kitchen, when it comes to packing Journey’s lunch my ideas fall flat. It’s just the beginning of October and she’s already getting bored with what’s in her lunchbox. I added a few new hot lunch options into the mix, but how many times can I do pasta? Then I came across this week’s find… Continue reading
With so many crisp apples and pumpkins a plenty, I thought I would add a twist to my usual applesauce recipe by adding some pumpkin puree. My little taste tester gave it a thumbs up and I’m sure your kids will love it too! Continue reading
Since today is National Cookie Day (yes, there really is such a thing), I decided to try a new cookie recipe. I made them last night and sent them to school for Journey’s class to enjoy.
This year, I decided to do skeletons for my Halloween cake pops and somehow that morphed to a zombie graveyard. Here’s how I made it…
Although Halloween and candy go hand-in-hand, there are lots of fun and healthier alternatives to the sweet stuff to enjoy. Check out a few creative ideas from my Pinterest Halloween board to share at your Halloween party, at the office or with trick-or-treaters at your door. Continue reading
Candy’s not the only fun treat to enjoy on Halloween! I make these adorable Fruit Jack-O-Lanterns each year and kids love them! They are always a huge hit at Journey’s parties. Follow the step-by-step directions below and be the center of attention at your Halloween bash! Continue reading