Bean & Corn Salsa

 Tired of the same ol’ salsas & dips?  Well, kick it up a little with this bean and corn salsa of mine.  It’s so easy to make in addition to being colorful & delicious!   Pair it up with...

Peanut Butter and Jelly Balls

Peanut Butter and Jelly Balls – so easy, so yummy, & healthy too… Perfect for snacks and lunches too!  Peanut butter & jelly sandwiches are the classic brown paper bag lunch. Unfortunately, they can get quite boring.  So, I...

11 DELICIOUS Apple Recipes

Apple season is definitely here, and I for one couldn’t be happier! We have a large apple orchard down the street from my grandmother’s house, and I love gathering up my family to head down there & pick (and...

The BEST Lasagna!

Yes, the best.  At least as far as my family is concerned!  And believe me, I messed around with many, many different variations of ingredients until I came up with what I considered the best I’d ever tasted, and...

5 Tips to Get-it-Together When Lunch Making

With kids returning to school, we parents are busier than ever getting our families organized.  We are purchasing school supplies, lunch supplies, making calendars of the family member’s activities, coordinating childcare and bus schedules… basically trying to figure out...