Patriotic Wind Catcher

This Patriotic Wind Catcher is cute, festive, & super easy to make.  Paper plates Paint brush Scissors Hole punch Glue Red, white, & blue paint Ribbon or string Let’s get started… 1. Cut a star out of one of the paper plates & paint it blue.  Paint red stripes onto the front & back of […]

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4th of July Rockets

Blast into the 4th of July with these fun rockets!  They are fun & perfectly patriotic!  They are also a fun way to recycle toilet paper rolls. Toilet paper roll Red, white, & blue ribbon Paint brushes Compass Pencil Light card stock Ruler Glue Scissors Red, white, & blue paint Let’s blast off… 1. Use […]

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Borax Free Under the Sea Mermaid Slime

We had soooo much fun with the Red, White, & Blue Glitter Slime that we just had to make more!  This beautiful Mermaid inspired slime is borax & detergent free.  In just a few steps you can have your own Mermaid slime!   1/2 C hot water 1 tsp baking soda contact solution clear glue […]

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Red, White, & Blue Glitter Slime

We all know slime is all the rage right now!  My kids have been asking nonstop for months to make some.  However, I was very worried about the harsh chemicals I saw being used.  So I came up with this easy 5 ingredient slime that doesn’t use borax or laundry detergent! 1/2 C hot water […]

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Italian Ravioli Bake

If you are looking for something easy, that won’t take you long to make look no further!  This Ravioli Bake is so easy & cooks in less that 30 minutes! Texas Toast Garlic Bread 1/2 C grated Parmesan cheese 2 C shredded mozzarella cheese 25 oz frozen cheese ravioli 30 frozen Italian meatballs 1 1/2 […]

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Blueberry Smoothies

There is nothing more refreshing on a hot day than an ice cold smoothie.  Three ingredients (plus ice) are all you need for this delicious smoothie. 6 oz frozen blueberries 1 C vanilla yogurt 1/2 C honey Lets make our yummy smoothie… Fill the blender 3/4 full with ice.  Add the blueberries, yogurt, & honey. […]

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Ham & Cheddar Crescent Roll-ups

School is out for the summer!  That also means that our kids want to eat ALL OF THE TIME!  This easy 3 ingredient recipe is perfect to feed the always hungry kiddos. Ham 8 Cheddar cheese sticks Crescent rolls Let’s get started… 1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees. 2. Lay the first crescent roll out […]

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Mermaid Tail Craft for Kids

What little girl doesn’t love mermaids?  They are beautiful, mysterious, & get to swim around all day. Here’s an interesting fact about these mythical creatures: Aquamarine is said to have been made of mermaid tears & would protect sailors from the ocean. Glue Scissors Glitter glue Pencil and/or marker Card stock Foam paper Gems Now […]

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Peacock Craft for Kids

I think these have to be my favorite craft we have made so far.  I was so excited to make them.  Got everything all set up for me & my 3 kids (plus the neighbor girl) to make them.  I told myself okay this is going to be great!  We are gonna make some memories […]

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Red White & Blue Fruit Parfaits

What does your family do to celebrate the 4th of July?  My family enjoys watching our local parade, a cook out with family & friends, and watching the fireworks (and setting off some of our own.)  Do you have a cook out coming up?  Are you scratching your head trying to figure out what to […]

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