Category Archive: Kids

DIY Crystal Ball – I Can See Clearly Now

  For a while now, I have been thinking about making a crystal ball. Not for my stint at the wizard camp, but I thought it would be a fun craft for the… Continue reading

Beach Volcano – A Science Experiment That’s Fun!!

This week we were on vacation at the beach with the kids. They are usually pretty busy there, but I thought it might be fun to do something a little different, and I found… Continue reading

DIY Wizard Wand

  Later this summer, I’m planning to work at a wizard-themed camp as one of the counselors. I’d gotten most of my costume ready, except for a wand, and then I found this… Continue reading

Red, White, and Blue Strawberries for You

I realize that this post is probably a day late and a few strawberries short, but as Wilbur2020 pointed out the other day, you might still be able to use it for Bastille… Continue reading

Hooray for the Red White and Blue Cupcakes!

Happy Independence Day, Yo. (Pardon the slang. I’ve been catching up on my Breaking Bad.) We are having a few people over for the holiday, so I thought it might nice to make… Continue reading

I Scream, You Scream, Let’s Just Eat This Ice Cream

Years and years ago, I got, and it may even have been as a wedding gift, an ice cream maker. In all of the time that I have owned this thing,  I think… Continue reading

One Stealthy Mom’s Healthy Snack – Chocolate (psst…Zucchini) Cake

I don’t know if I have mentioned it before, but we have got some picky eaters over here. We’ve tried every trick in the book, read every article in every parenting magazine, and… Continue reading

What a Wicket Game to Play

It’s summer, so you know I am trying my best to keep everyone busy and having fun. I came across this cute and easy-to-create game on the boards a few weeks ago. The… Continue reading

What Do You Get The Dad Who Has Everything? The iDad! Happy Father’s Day!

Sorry if this is too late for you to put something together for your dad, but my husband tends to read this blog, and I wanted to keep this post a secret. For… Continue reading

White Truffle Risotto

  Risotto is a common dish in Italy, but here in the States, where we like our meals to be quick and easy, it’s more of a delicacy. That’s kind of a funny… Continue reading