Travel Review: Sesame Place

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If there's a place where a toddler's dreams will come true, it has to be Sesame Place.  A small(ish) amusement park, specially designed for younger kids, this is like nothing you've ever seen before.Unlike large theme parks (like Disney World, Busch Gardens, Six Flags), Sesame Place is totally doable and not at all intimidating- especially with small children. It is located … [Read more...]

How to Make Halloween Pizza Mummies

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No matter what store you go into these days, October is all about Halloween! Pumpkins, scarecrows, costumes, witches, candy corn, ghosts: the kids love it all! Yep, all month long we get to talk about creepy things, pumpkin crafts, candy projects and how to come up with the best costume ever!Today, I'm showing you how to whip up a scary-non-scary snack for the kids! In all … [Read more...]

Halloween Oreo Chocolate Cookie Bars

Halloween Oreos

Don’t miss another fabulous recipe! Follow Skinny Not Skinny on Facebook (our food blog!) for yummy recipes everyday!This past weekend I was assigned the task of bringing a dessert to our neighbor's house for our weekly Sunday football get-together. The only request that I received (besides that it had to be fabulous!) was that it could not contain nuts. One of the kids is … [Read more...]

Halloween Oreo Chocolate Chip Pudding Cookies

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Don’t forget to check out our new FOOD BLOG – SKINNY NOT SKINNY – dedicated 100% to food!They are back!! The Halloween Oreos have officially hit the store shelves! That bright orange Oreo creme just puts me in the pumpkin patch and trick or treat spirit.Here's the thing - I like Oreos. The regular, old Oreos are fantastic to bake with. They make a great crust, … [Read more...]

Mexican Sloppy Joes

Sloppy Joes

Since school is started, I'm really trying to get on a dinner schedule. It is part of my grand plan to get more organized. I'm trying to plan out the meals for the week which means I've had to sit down and think about the meals that my family really likes.Today I wanted to share with you one of my kids' favorite dinners. Lucky for me, it's easy to make and they actually eat … [Read more...]