ICYMI: Alara (our youngest daughter) is quite the joiner and anticipates the challenge each year. We encourage her to choose 3 snacks from the recipe booklet for each week that she would like to try, and then we coach her through preparing them at home. Sometimes we take pictures and/or videos of her snacks, and here is one of her snacks prepared for the challenge ;-).
Several of you were really interested in seeing how our little project has been going, so Alara and I thought we'd share Alara's fish taco night 😉 Can I just say... my husband is a genius because this has eliminated so many eye rolls, groans, complaints, and reluctance when it comes to dinner time and… Continue reading The Kids Do the Cooking – Fish Tacos
I don't know about your kid, but my youngest really enjoys watching craft and baking tutorial videos on YouTube. Beaded jewelry, anime drawing, fancy tiered cakes, and ...slime! The one project my youngest daughter has wanted to do this summer is make fluffy slime! So, of course, we ask Daddy to shop the supplies on… Continue reading How to Make Colorful Fluffy Slime with Shaving Cream, School Glue, Liquid Starch, and Food Coloring
Let's grab a cup of coffee & chat a minute, shall we? I'm here with a few Life Fit Faves as a new way of connecting with you online and in your home so we can really get to know each other better & share great tips... one life fit mama to another. Summer officially… Continue reading Life Fit Faves: Lies about women weightlifting & coconut oil, fatigue & emotional eating, & when mom forgets to meal plan
Last week I shared that these apple banana muffins Donald made were a big hit with the kids, and promised to share the recipe. If you're like me, you're a mom always looking for healthier school snack alternatives that aren't fill of refined sugar , don't stick to dental work LOL, and aren't met with… Continue reading Apple Banana Muffins
"Hey, y'all" ❤☕ can I just say? • • It is AMAZING to me lately to realize how much we mamas PUSH and HUSTLE in such a short 2 hour time span every school morning to get these kids up, on their feet, fed well, hydrated, groomed, covered, packed for the day, and sent out into the… Continue reading Self-Care is Not Selfish
Mamas, Some mornings I have to convince my kids that my healthier ingredients also taste better! This morning was one of those times. It was up for debate if Mama's French Toast is as good tasting if not better than the school's French Toast. My 8 year old was highly skeptical ...AND THEN we drizzled… Continue reading Berry Good Maple French Toast