Peanut Butter Pinwheels – an easy lunchbox idea #WishIHadAWetOnes

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail We are officially in full back to school mode. With 8 kids, I am making a lot of lunches. However, my kids will start to complain if I send them a sandwich every single day. They just won’t have it. We like to change it up a bit every day. Today I wanted to […]

Pumpkin Pancakes

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail Mmmm… Pumpkin Pancakes! I have to tell you these are some of the most decadent pancakes I have ever had. My kids were thinking these were more like dessert than breakfast.  They aren’t too sweet or anything, they are just plain delicious. Do you want to know what’s even better? They are super easy […]

How to keep chicken nuggets warm in school lunches

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail A few days ago we talked about how you can earn money for your school through the Tyson Project A+ Program. It is an easy way to earn extra money for your school. If you missed that post, make sure you read all about it here. As many of you know, I ran to […]

Black Bean Salsa recipe

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail Oh my – I am pumped to share with you this easy black bean salsa recipe. This is one of my favorite dips when we are having Taco Tuesday or having friends over. Everyone raves over how delicious it is. Just like our fiesta ranch dip, this recipe is super easy to make. Don’t […]

Pumpkin Banana Bread

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail Have you ever tried pumpkin banana bread before? I have made a lot of different types of banana bread for our moist banana bread recipe to our healthy banana bread recipe, but I’ve never made a pumpkin banana bread before. I am not sure what made me want to try pumpkin. It might have […]

How to Grill Chicken Breast – perfectly every time

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail Today I wanted to talk to you about how to grill chicken breast — perfectly every single time. Yes, I said perfectly. The trick to tasty chicken on the grill is to not under cook it (obviously) but also not to over cook it. You don’t want dry and burnt chicken. My husband has […]

Peanut butter and Jelly Sushi rolls – easy snack idea

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail I am so excited to share with you another fun, frugal, and easy after school snack idea. Today we are making these Peanut butter and jelly sushi rolls. I called them that but the kids called them PB&J roll ups. What ever you want to call them, the kids will love it if you add […]

Healthy Banana Bread recipe that tastes amazing!

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail Finally a healthy banana bread recipe that tastes great!   We love banana bread! My kids like eating bananas but sometimes I think they intentionally leave bananas sit on the counter with the hopes I will make banana bread. I have my go-to banana bread recipe, but I have been wanting to try a healthy […]

How to Grill Hot Dogs – perfectly everytime

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail “This is a sponsored conversation written by me of behalf of Ball Park® brand. The opinions and text are all mine.” My family loves hot dogs. They really do. Now that my family quickly grew from a family of 6 to a family of 10, I like them because we can have a quick […]

Baked Apple Chips

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FacebookTwitterPinterestE-mail The Baked Apple chips can be easily saved for after school snacks or to put in your kids lunch boxes. These delicious baked apple chips are dried easily in your oven so you don’t need any fancy machines. Now I do recommend that you purcahse an apple corer or an apple slicer. I just […]