Tag Archives: Melissa

I have always been so bad at remembering to cover my kids clothes when they paint. After our last ruined shirt I decided it was about time I made a smock of some sort. This one was SO easy, it took me five minutes and that includes the time I took to take photos. No…

I love to read chapter books aloud to my two boys. Even though my six year old is getting to the point where he can read on his own I still love snuggling up with a good book with my boys on either side of me. It is great bonding time and fun to have…

I don’t use my crock pot as much as I should. I forget how much I love it until I pull it out and use it. Yesterday I threw all these ingredients together and my family went and enjoyed an afternoon in downtown Salt Lake City and when we arrived back home we had a…

We love main dish salads at my house and this one is for sure one of our favorites. This salad is easy to prepare because there isn’t a ton of chopping required, just romaine lettuce, sliced pears, and a handful of dried cranberries. The simple salad helps compliment the chicken while keeping it the star…

I have a fun Valentine’s Day idea to share with you today that is perfect for little boys. These crocodiles are cute and SO easy to make the kids can even help you! You only need four things: Nutter Butter cookies green candy melts white heart sprinkles Wilton candy eyeballs First you melt the candy…

A few days ago I added a recipe for my favorite homemade pizza sauce. It’s easy to make and way better than any canned stuff at the store. Now I’m going to share a healthy pizza to use the sauce on. Pizza isn’t something that normally is associated with being healthy, but by making a…

If there’s one meal I can make and know I won’t hear complaints from the kids, it’s pizza. Everyone enjoys it and because of that we have even created a Friday pizza night tradition. Making your own pizza helps to keep the pizza nutritious, but did you know that homemade pizza tastes a lot better…

Are you in need of a creative and fun stocking stuffer idea, well look no further! My friend, Stephanie, has a really cute idea to share today.    I was thinking of unique and inexpensive party favors for my kids’ train party when I came up with the idea for coal play dough.  It also…

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