Spring is coming and we have already planned to start a few container gardens this year. The seeds have been planted and we have a few sprouts! The one challenge we have is keeping our baby plants watered. I would like my kids to help so they see how watering and taking care of the seedlings will produce food that we can eat. We were using the clunky watering cans with the long … [Read more...] about Turn a Milk Jug in to a Kid Friendly Watering Can
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This craft comes directly from Mare over at Gioia Bakes, as I personally lack the skill and patience to pull something off this decorative and unique. Trust me when I say the best party about this "How To" is not the decorative bowls, but the chocolate explosion that happened while making them. Serving it up on a silver platter, here is "How to make a decorative chocolate … [Read more...] about How To Make Decorative Chocolate Bowls
Father's Day is Sunday, June 19th, 2016. Are you looking for a printable craft for the kids to give Dad on Father's Day? This Mother's Day, I got the cutest little printable "Mother's Day Press" newsletter from my daughter. She had filled out several of the questions under categories like My Mom's Best of List, name, best qualities and even drew a picture of me. I loved it! … [Read more...] about Father’s Day Printable Craft
How often have you browsed the produce section in your grocery store and walked away with sticker shock from the prices? Sometimes fresh anything can be the most expensive thing on the grocery list. It’s easy to get discouraged when you’re trying to transition to fresh eating or maintaining a fresh eating routine. Here’s just one of the many ways my family is transitioning to … [Read more...] about How to regrow romaine lettuce from the clearance rack.
Onions. I have a love/ hate relationship with them. There is nothing better than the smell of onions and peppers simmering in butter on the stove. But, it's what happens after that has me crying. The smell! What do you do when your hands smell like onions? Let's see if we can find some answers on this common kitchen problem. Over the weekend I cut up a few yellow and … [Read more...] about What to do when your hands smell like onions.