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Easy Construction Birthday Cake

Baby & Kids, Birthdays, Dessert Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Parties & Birthdays, Recipes

Make this easy construction birthday cake for your little construction worker's birthday party! Rachaat! Rachaat! This construction birthday cake is cute on the outside and tastes awesome on the inside -- that's because I...Easy Construction Birthday Cake... »
 
 

Raspberry Freezer Jam Recipe (Mini Individual Jams)

Breakfast Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes

Looking for an easy raspberry freezer jam recipe idea? Try making these adorable individual teeny freezer jams using tiny nut cups. Kind of bed and breakfast-y don't you think? And much fresher than weeks-old...Raspberry Freezer Jam Recipe (Mini Individual Jams)... »
 

 

Swedish Tea Ring Recipe for Christmas morning breakfast

Breakfast Recipes, Christmas, Holidays, Kid-friendly Recipes, Winter

I'm not really sure how a Swedish Tea Ring recipe became a holiday tradition in a German/Irish/English household but my mom has been making it for Christmas morning breakfast since I was a kid....Swedish Tea Ring Recipe for Christmas morning breakfast... »
 
 

Raspberry Carrot Popsicle Recipe

Dessert Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Summer

Don't let the carrot fool you: this easy Raspberry Carrot Popsicle recipe is totally kid friendly. I just came home with 6 pints of raspberries that were $1 each. They're going to go quick...Raspberry Carrot Popsicle Recipe... »
 

 

Number One 1st Birthday Cake (No Cake Pan Needed)

Baby & Kids, Birthdays, Dessert Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes

This number one 1st birthday cake is so easy that you won't need to buy a #1 shaped cake pan. In fact, you won't need a cake pan at all! You may remember that...Number One 1st Birthday Cake (No Cake Pan Needed)... »
 
 

Letter Mini Birthday Cakes (Petit Fours)

Birthdays, Dessert Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Parties & Birthdays

These letter mini birthday cakes were a big hit at Liam's 1st birthday party. I made them using an L-shaped cookie cutter and pound cake like these cute baby shower petit fours by Cakegirls....Letter Mini Birthday Cakes (Petit Fours)... »
 

 

Make an Edible Easter Bonnet for a Lamb Cake

Dessert Recipes, Easter, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Spring

Make a charming (and edible!) chocolate candy melt Easter bonnet with all the frills upon it to add a little fashion sense to an Easter lamb cake. I've shown how to bake and cool...Make an Edible Easter Bonnet for a Lamb Cake... »
 
 

How to Decorate an Easter Lamb Cake

Dessert Recipes, Easter, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Spring

Nothing says spring like decorating a traditional Easter lamb cake with fluffy white frosting and green coconut grass. By now, you should have followed the Easter Lamb Cake recipe to bake and cool your...How to Decorate an Easter Lamb Cake... »
 
 

Easter Lamb Cake Recipe For Beginners

Dessert Recipes, Easter, Kid-friendly Recipes, Spring

Lamb cakes are as Easter as the bunny himself! Make your family and friends a cute-as-a-button lamb cake this Easter with this simple step-by-step recipe. My friend Meg Wolff hosts a Lamb Throwdown contest...Easter Lamb Cake Recipe For Beginners... »
 
 

Mini pizzas recipe using cookie cutters and wheat tortillas

Dinner Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Recipes

Mini pizzas have quickly become a dinnertime staple at our house. They're just so cute and easy to make, and Elise can help with the recipe. The final mini pizzas are about 2-1/2 in...Mini pizzas recipe using cookie cutters and wheat tortillas... »
 
 

Sweet potato crackers recipe – easy, healthy recipe for kids

Baby & Kids, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Snack Recipes

I've been making this sweet potato cracker recipe again and again since Thanksgiving's sweet potato leftovers and I think it's high time I passed along this yummy kid-friendly crackers recipe. Elise has become my...Sweet potato crackers recipe – easy, healthy recipe for kids... »
 
 

Grandma Beulah’s Rice Pancakes from Leftover Chinese Takeout

Breakfast Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Recycled Crafts, Vintage Inspired

Along with homemade egg noodles, chocolate pie and fresh-off-the-vine concord grape juice, rice pancakes were my Grandma Beulah's specialty. My parents were in town to help us take care of new baby Elise and...Grandma Beulah’s Rice Pancakes from Leftover Chinese Takeout... »
 
 

Australian Weet-Bix Banana Chocolate Chunk Muffins

Breakfast Recipes, Edible Gift Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Muffin Recipes, Recipes, Snack Recipes

It’s been 10 years now since I lived in Sydney, Australia. Recently we received a gift box (yay!) filled with heaps of Australian beer and food – including my favorite biscuits, Arnott’s shortbreads -...Australian Weet-Bix Banana Chocolate Chunk Muffins... »
 
 

Pumpkin banana bread

Breakfast Recipes, Fall, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Snack Recipes

Shane and I celebrated our second wedding anniversary with an autumn weekend in Wisconsin. Along with the pumpkins, colorful leaves, fresh apple cider and antiques, I picked up this tasty recipe for pumpkin banana...Pumpkin banana bread... »
 
 

“Summer to Fall” Berry Cider Smoothie

Breakfast Recipes, Drink Recipes, Fall, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Snack Recipes, Summer

While Monday is the official first day of fall the best thing about Chicago is that summer days usually extend way into September. It's 80 degrees today and I just spent the afternoon at...“Summer to Fall” Berry Cider Smoothie... »
 
 

Campfire cookies

Cookie Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Summer

Hot Indiana summers spent at Camp Na Wa Kwa seeded my campfire obsession. The idea for this one has been in my head for a while, and I couldn't stop thinking about it while...Campfire cookies... »
 
 

Star Sugar Cookies

Cookie Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Fourth of July, Kid-friendly Recipes, Recipes, Summer

It could have been the yummy flavor, the scraggly homemade cuteness or the cold beer that made these star cookies fly off the platters at Shane's Fourth of July birthday BBQ. The icing in...Star Sugar Cookies... »
 
 

Gourmet Popcorn Bar

Decorations & Favors, Edible Gift Recipes, Kid-friendly Recipes, Parties & Birthdays, Recipes, Snack Recipes

As part of my Rooftop Outdoor Movie Night Birthday Party I created a gourmet popcorn bar. It was a big hit! Supplies: 8.5"x11" red and yellow paper Admit One tickets (at Party City) Paper...Gourmet Popcorn Bar... »
 
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