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8 sweet treats for Easter and bonus easter egg decorating ideas

Aah, another stroll through the archives for some of my favorite Easter treats to make. As always, find all the season ideas up there in the Seasonal button. There are a bunch of spring things in there, too. And at the end of this post I link to some Easter egg decorating ideas I did […]



Just for Kix: Cereal box sandbox

When I first made this “bring the outdoors in” cereal box sandbox it was snowing outside, I think. Now, spring is a little closer, but it’s still too chilly to run around the backyard barefooted. Learn to make a sandbox from a cereal box HERE at Kix Cereal. Feel free to share (nicely)! While my […]



Just for Kix: April Fools’ Day Food Tricks

You really kind of have to see these April Fools’ Day food tricks to play on kids. Cereal that fills up with blue milk. And even better, “chicken nuggets with ketchup” that are really cereal treats. Snicker, snicker. It’s like I’ve gone all April Fools’ Day crazy, first with the broccoli, now with the blue […]



Just for Kix: Cottontail Easter Snack

This one I’m hoping you get. You see, that (yummy, bold) white cheddar coated Kix snack in these cups is supposed to be the bunny tails. And those bunnies sit on the side of the cups. So at least one of the tails belongs to the perched bunny. That’s clear, right? I hope so. Even […]



April Fools lollipops from the meanest mom ever

Hey, Maeve. Darling, precious 6 year old love of mine. Have a lollipop. Yes, you may unwrap it. AND have it before dinner. Oh look what’s inside! Broccoli. And the meanest mom ever laughs maniacally in the corner. (Joke is on me, though, as my daughter loves broccoli. Only steamed for exactly five minutes and […]