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Firework Cupcakes for the 4th of July

July 1, 2018  |  Categories: Recipes

This week we’re celebrating America’s 242nd birthday, also known as the 4th of July. And what better way to celebrate this holiday than with firework cupcakes? We’re sharing one of our favorite recipes below. It’s simple, festive, and delicious! Firework Cupcake Recipe Ingredients: Cupcake mix (and ingredients to make) Vanilla frosting One black licorice wheel…

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Frozen Treats to Keep You Cool This Summer

June 4, 2018  |  Categories: Recipes

Summer is right around the corner, but it’s already getting pretty warm here in Texas! These frozen treats will keep you and your kiddos nice and cool on those hot summer days. Plus, they’re primarily fruit-based, so you don’t have to feel guilty for enjoying them all summer long. Frozen Grapes If you’re looking for…

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The Best No-Bake Pumpkin Pie Recipe for Kids

November 6, 2017  |  Categories: Recipes
No-Bake pumpkin pie recipe for kids

Don’t keep the kitchen to yourself this Thanksgiving. Get the kids involved with all sorts of great recipes that require no heat and are easy as mix and stir. For dessert, get them to eat their vegetables and fall in love with a fall tradition: pumpkin pie.  But don’t worry, no knives or stoves are…

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4 Soup Recipes Your Kids Can Make

October 16, 2017  |  Categories: Recipes

Once the autumn chill hits the air, it’s time to break out the slow cooker or your big pot and make up plenty of soup for cool evenings and easy family suppers. These kid-friendly soup recipes will give your little ones a chance to help out in the kitchen, plus they’re guaranteed to sneak a…

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10 Juice Alternatives Your Kiddos Will Love

August 28, 2017  |  Categories: Recipes
healthy juice alternatives

Are you tired of the groans your kids give when you offer them a full water bottle instead of soda or juice? You know water is the best way to curb hunger, hydrate, and stay healthy, but unfortunately, kids don’t care about research. They care about flavor. Chances are, so do you.  Bring on the…

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Mason Jar Ice Cream

August 14, 2017  |  Categories: Activities, Recipes
Ice Cream Recipe for Kids

Indulge in a fun summer treat to celebrate back-to-school time! Mason Jar Ice Cream is individually portioned and so easy to make, the kids can do it. Shake out all those wiggles before nap time and get the ice cream ready. Then party when the kids are back up and ready for a snack.  Mason…

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Healthy Popsicle Recipes

June 26, 2017  |  Categories: Recipes
Healthy Popsicle Recipes for Kids

Summertime invites a break from the rigorous routine of traditional meals. It’s time to eat outside, pack a picnic, and indulge in the bounty of farmer’s markets with fresh fruits and vegetables. But if your kids are getting tired of melons and berries only offered whole, mix things up with these healthy summer popsicle recipes,…

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Healthy Winter Snacks for Your Toddler

February 20, 2017  |  Categories: Recipes
Healthy winter snacks for children

Even with spring on the horizon, it will be awhile before farmer’s markets are up and going with all the in-season produce everyone loves. If you’re tired of prepackaged snacks for your little ones, and they’re getting tired of applesauce and goldfish, try these simple ideas for some homemade goodies to keep tummies full and the…

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Make Your Own Scented Candles

November 21, 2016  |  Categories: Activities, Recipes
Scented Candles Recipe Blog

Candles, for even the most novice of crafters, can be simple and fun to make. Choose a variety of your favorite scents and get inspired for how you might share these this holiday season. Materials Needed: double boiler thermometer stovetop soy wax (burns longer than paraffin) wick rope wick tabs needle nose pliars scissors fragrance…

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