Puppy Party Finale

Today, we went to the Humane Society and took the bounty from Sarah’s Puppy Party. I must admit, I was kind of surprised at the total lack of “hoopla” that they provided to Sarah…the never even told her “thank you”, they simply said “put the stuff over there and we need her address”. They NEVER even talked to Sarah! They […]

Summer Fun List and Ideas for Kids

Have you ever made a summer fun list? We were talking on the Scrapfreak message boards about the cool things to do in the summer and I realized, I might have too long a list for the few short months! Summer Fun List and Ideas for Kids The whole idea of a summer fun list is to prevent boredom days […]

32 Fun Popsicle Recipes!

Hot days of summer bring the necessity to have a cool treat! This is a list of all sorts of fun ideas that you can MAKE, at home, for less than store bought treats! The added bonus is that they are healthier too! There should be enough ideas here so you could make a different kind every week of your […]

How to Throw a Dog Themed Birthday Party

A dog themed birthday party was on the books for our pre-schooler, leaning more towards the puppy concept. We wanted it to be a little different, in the concept that it would be a service learning opportunity. She already had a ton of toys, more clothes than she could possibly wear, so this seemed like a great option. Make the […]

Amazing Crock Pot Vegetarian Lentil Sloppy Joe Recipe

My husband is a real “meat and potatoes” man, who would eat red meat every day if I didn’t cook. When I r I love lentil sloppy joes, but I find that they are often too dry. This crockpot vegetarian sloppy joes recipe solves the problem by cooking it in a moist environment for 4-6 hours. It’s easy to make […]

Easy Peasy Beef Tostadas Recipe with Black Beans

Are you looking for an easy-to-make, delicious beef tostadas recipe? This beef tostada dish is simple and tasty. It can be made in less than 30 minutes! Even better, you can make parts of it ahead of time for a fantastic Freezer Meal addition to your rotation. Why do we use black beans? They are high in protein, fiber, and […]