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Easy Summer Snacks

August 5, 2019  |  Categories: General Child Care, Recipes

Summer is a season full of adventures: road trips, vacations, picnics, park days, lazy days at home, and more! One of the most essential items for any summer adventure is a good snack. And a snack that’s easy to make is even better. We’ve put together some tasty and easy summer snacks for you and…

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Crockpot Peach Cobbler

July 15, 2019  |  Categories: Recipes

Looking for an easy summer dessert recipe that doesn’t require turning on the oven? Or even better, one that uses those juicy peaches that are in season right now? If you mentally answered yes to either of those questions, we have a recipe you’ll love. This crockpot peach cobbler is the perfect summer dessert to…

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Creative Watermelon Treats for Your Backyard Party

June 24, 2019  |  Categories: Recipes

There’s nothing that sums up the joys of summer better than a cold slice of watermelon on a hot day. But we’ve found a few twists on the old theme that might come close. If you’re looking for some creative (and tasty) indoor activities to do with sweaty kids, these fresh new watermelon treats are…

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Spring Slow Cooker Recipe Round Up

May 13, 2019  |  Categories: Recipes

As the end-of-school push is in full swing, your calendar may be packed with recitals, sporting events, and end-of-year celebrations. Let us help take some stress out of your day by rounding up some of our favorite spring slow cooker recipes! Slow Cooker Sausage and Spinach Breakfast Casserole Need an easy dish for a Mother’s…

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Recipe: Easter Bunny Cake

April 15, 2019  |  Categories: Activities, Recipes

Regardless of how your family chooses to celebrate Easter, there’s one thing we can all agree on: cake! That’s why we love this adorable, kid-friendly Easter bunny cake recipe. Your kids will love seeing this tasty bunny come to life, and spending family time together in the kitchen is the icing on the cake. Photo…

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5 Best Holiday Cookie Recipes

December 17, 2018  |  Categories: General Child Care, Recipes
best holiday cookie recipes

Cookies are a staple of the season and a favorite for everyone, from Santa to Grandma. We’ve rounded up some of the best holiday cookie recipes to make your dessert buffet even more delicious. (Tag us on Instagram and show us what holiday treats you’re concocting this year!) Sour Cream Sugar Cookies The classic sugar…

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Delicious Thanksgiving Punch

November 19, 2018  |  Categories: Recipes
delicious thanksgiving punch

Looking for an easy upgrade to the usual beverage table at this year’s Thanksgiving? Mix up a batch of Thanksgiving punch and serve in simple mason jars for a rustic flair.  Whether you prefer the tart zing of cranberries or the smooth sweetness of caramel, either of these festive drinks will delight your Thanksgiving crowd. …

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Pumpkin Spice Popcorn Recipe

September 10, 2018  |  Categories: Recipes

  We’re finally in the “ber” months, which means it’s finally pumpkin spice season! We’re sure you already have a go-to pumpkin spice latte recipe, so we wanted to share a different kind of pumpkin spice recipe that your kiddos can enjoy with you. (We know from experience that caffeine and toddlers don’t mix that…

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Back to School Lunch Ideas

September 4, 2018  |  Categories: Parent Resources, Quick Tips, Recipes

School is back in session, and so is lunch-packing season! It’s easy to fall into a rut of packing the same things in your children’s lunch boxes every day. We’re huge fans of the classic lunches; after all, there’s nothing like a classic PB&J or turkey sandwich. But we wanted to share some out-of-the-lunchbox ideas…

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