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Peanut Butter Rice Krispie Treats

First published May 2011.  Updated 2019.These are so simple!  I'm a little embarrassed to even share because they are so easy, but they are SO YUMMY, so I decided to go ahead anyway.The recipe is exactly like the regular Rice Krispie Treats recipe on the box.  Except you add peanut butter.  A lot of it!  The combination is delicious! Peanut Butter Rice Krispie Treats Recipe Ingredients:3 Tablespoons Butter (or coconut oil... ...

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Best Board Games for 3 Year Olds & 4 Year Olds

This post was first published April, 2012.  Updated 2019.    Why Play Board Games With Young Children? There are so many great reasons to play board games with your child(ren)! 1. Time With Your Children First of all, board games allow you to spend quality, intentional, and uninterrupted time with your children.  In this world filled with constant distractions and Facebook beckoning for our every waking moment, it's easy to ...

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Pot Of Gold Cupcakes For St Patrick’s Day

This post was first published 2011.  Updated 2019. St. Patrick's Day is right around the corner...and what better way to celebrate than making these easy St Patrick's Day cupcakes!  These Rainbow Pot of Gold cupcakes were inspired from a post on No Time for Flashcards and another from Make and Takes.  And, of course, these St Patrick's Day cupcakes didn't turn out exactly how I had planned...but oh well they still tasted ...

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Rainbow Pot of Gold Treat

This post was first published March 2014.  Updated 2019.Rainbow Pot of Gold These Rainbow Pot of Gold treats for St. Patrick's Day are lots of fun to make, albeit a little time consuming!  They would make a great teacher gift, gift for a friend, or just a fun way to surprise your kids on St. Patrick's Day!  Who can resist colorful rainbow Skittles, and a little chocolate wrapped in gold, and marshmallows?!?! Here's what you'll need: ...

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17 Fun St Patrick’s Day Treats for Kids

First published Mar 2016.  Updated 2019.St. Patrick's Day is nearly here!  Even though our St Patrick's Day celebration does not normally exceed wearing green and eating some green treats, it is a fun day nonetheless!  We've found 17 fun St Patrick's Day Treats for you to enjoy with your kids, families, and coworkers! And in honor of St Patrick's day, here is my favorite Irish Blessing: "May the road rise up to meet you. May the wind ...

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The Best Ever St Patrick’s Day Cookies

This post was first published March 2013.  Updated 2019.Just in case I couldn't convince you all at 4th of July or at Christmas, these sugar cookies seriously are the best ever!  And obviously, they are easily adaptable for any holiday with the help of some trusty St Patrick's Day shamrock cookie cutters.  Read on for the full recipe for our St Patrick's Day cookies! Making St Patrick's Day Cookies    The boys are great ...

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