Homemade Apple Chips

Instead of spending SO much money on a bag of these in the grocery store and since I devour a whole bag in one sitting, I decided to try to make my own. Most recipes I found called for sugar but I figured there is enough sweetness in the apple so I only added cinnamon. They turned out GREAT. Even my 6 and 2 year old are eating them….skins included!

Here is what I did: Continue reading…

Witty Wednesday-Taste Buds Game

Your taste buds help you taste all the yummy food that you eat. Did you know that different parts of your tongue are responsible for detecting different flavors like sweet, salty, sour and bitter?

Here’s a game you can play with your friends or with grownups. Continue reading…

Homemade Kazoos

You can make these homemade kazoos with your child this weekend. They turn into great noisemakers to use while attending a Memorial Day parade. For instructions, see the full article here.


Kids, bikes, helmets and safety

To my wonderful readers, I am asking all of you for a favor. Summer vacation is approaching and kids will be out riding their bike a lot more. I want to raise awareness and inspire kids (including my own) to wear helmets when riding their bike or scooter.

I am asking all of you to flood my Facebook page with pictures of your own kids wearing their helmets! Continue reading…

Happy Mother’s Day


Happy Mother’s Day to all of the Moms out there.

I’ll be enjoying a Major League Baseball game with my family. Yup….just what mom wanted (though it took me an entire night to convince my husband that I really DID want to go).

I’ll leave you with a few inspirational pics. Continue reading…