Halloween Orange Pumpkin Snacks

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Kids will hardly miss the typical sugar-packed Halloween treats with this healthier trick-or-treat option. As a mom of a 3-year-old, I’m always on the lookout for creative ways sneak in fruits and ...continue reading

3 Zombie Activities for an Apocalyptic Halloween

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Simple science experiments to prepare your kids for the Zombie Apocalypse! A year ago I was shocked (and amused) to see kindergarteners playing “Zombie Tag” — mouths gaping and arms flailing, ...continue reading

Pumpkin Pie Push Pops


What better way to welcome autumn’s arrival than with a delicious pumpkin dessert? I’m not sure I can wait until Thanksgiving to test out these push pops from Courtney Dial Whitmore’s book, ...continue reading

Fall Leaf Art

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Break out the mittens and hot apple cider: it's time to take a fall leaf walk! Collecting fall leaves and creating beautiful art is a childhood pastime that carries its magic from year to year. ...continue reading

Easy & Fresh Potluck Side Dish: Fregole with Diced Vegetables


With this recipe in your back pocket, you’ll be sure to please at your next potluck We’ve all had it happen. Someone invites you last minute to a potluck and you don’t have a clue what to ...continue reading

Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookie

Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookies

We’re never too old to enjoy a sweet, gooey, melt-in-your-mouth cookie. Break out the ice cold milk, please! If you haven’t had dulce de leche (caramel made from sweetened condensed milk), you ...continue reading