Chicken and Broccoli Quiche

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I know quiche doesn’t seem like the most kid-friendly food, but my boys actually LOVE this recipe…as in, they actually ask for it!  And I love that it is made with milk instead of cream or half-and-half, which means fewer calories/fat.   It takes about 15 minutes to throw together and then just pop it […]

Easter Chicks and Dirt Dessert

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  “Dirt” (layered Oreo crumbs and pudding) is one of our favorite spring-time snacks…and not just because our boys think it is fun to say they are eating dirt.  We added an Easter spin on the classic with some colored coconut and Marshmallow Chicks for this Easter Chicks and Dirt Dessert!   After I made […]

Easy Lunch Idea: Mac & Cheese with Hidden Veggies

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Is it just me or is lunch a challenge for you?  Dinner seems so much easier, for some reason!  It’s almost like I forget that I’m in charge of lunch until it is lunch time.  :)  About 11:59am, I start scouring the house trying to think of something to feed my kids that I know […]

Split Pea Soup

Delicious Split Pea Soup

I have to make a confession.  (Shhhh…I don’t like peas.)  I never have and, though I will eat them if served to me or if I serve them as a side for our kids, they aren’t a vegetable I particularly enjoy.  Just keep that in mind when you scroll through this recipe…because even people who don’t […]

Mini Yogurt Parfaits (using Baby Food Jars and Yulu Yogurt)

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  Having a baby in the house means that we have a boatload of baby food jars (especially being the third child, I have totally failed at my homemade-baby-food-making plans).  Rather than throwing them in the recycling bin, we decided to repurpose them to make a kid-sized family favorite:  mini yogurt parfaits using Yulu yogurt!   […]