How to Make a 4th of July Fruit Hat

4th of july

This is a sponsored post.4th of July is right around the corner and we have a great party centerpiece for you today! If you are hosting a BBQ or 4th of July party, this Uncle Sam Fruit Hat will be a hit with both kids and adults.This is another great Marzetti® brand creation. If you missed our first three DIY produce projects, you can see them here, here, and … [Read more...]

S’mores Waffle Bites Recipe

smores waffle

Summer break is three days away for us but that doesn't mean we couldn't start the s'mores early. The Junior Gizmo kids whipped up some amazing s'mores this past weekend but these had a twist. Instead of graham crackers, these were made with my 5 year old's favorite breakfast item in the world - Mini Eggo Waffles! The S'mores Waffle Bites are so easy to make that the kids can … [Read more...]

Vanilla Wafer Chocolate Banana Bites Recipe

chocolate banana

Heading into summer means that I'm going to want to turn on the oven less and less as the weather heats up. Charlotte gets quite hot in the summer so I'll be looking for delicious cold snacks and desserts to keep things chill but yummy. One of my favorite summer desserts is chocolate covered bananas. I make a batch of bite-sizes treats and keep them in the freezer for those … [Read more...]

On the Go Snacks Kids Love

Snack Grab Bags

Thanks to Horizon for sponsoring this post. It's a fact. Your hungry kids will whine a whole lot more than normal. As a mom, I just can't fit all that extra whining in our busy schedule. I have to be one step ahead at all times to make sure to stop them in their tracks before the very first "I'm hungry" starts.This is super important during the hours between when that … [Read more...]

Dunkable Fudge Brownie Sticks

Brownie Sticks

Mmmm....brownies! There is nothing better than a soft, fudgy brownie melting in your mouth. Unless it is made into a dunkable stick that is covered in dark chocolate!We were went out to dinner with the kids recently at one of our stomping grounds, Red Robin, when we spied a new dessert on the menu called Fruffles. Immediately, I was smitten with the idea of sinfully rich … [Read more...]