Category Archives: snacks

Berry Banana Smoothies

I’ve been drinking these smoothies practically every day for the past two months. Why? Besides the fact that they taste delicious, are quick & easy, my children like them and they are healthy… my husband and I have adjusted our … Continue reading

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DIY PopTarts (Kelloggs makes the real PopTarts)

I came across a blog post about making pop-tarts and I’m not sure what intrigued me about it – perhaps it was the “crust” and I was motivated to make it because my 3 younger children, especially the 2 youngest always … Continue reading

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Kettle Corn

I will NEVER, well I shouldn’t say never, but I don’t plan on buying Kettle Corn again in the near future; especially at $6-8 a bag at street fairs or around $2 at Trader Joes. For years, I have popped … Continue reading

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Orange Creamsicle Smoothie

I remember my dad telling me about this place he used to get yummy orange drinks,  Orange Julius. I think orange was my dad’s favorite flavor – which was weird to me, because I didn’t even like orange flavored – … Continue reading

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Cookie Exchange Makeover: Host a Chex Party Mix-Change {Ideas/Giveaway}

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Sometime after Halloween a commercial caught my eye… surprising, since I don’t spend a lot of time watching T.V. and I typically busy myself with something else during commercials. This particular commercial was for making homemade Chex Mix in 15 … Continue reading

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Potato Chips

Sometimes, it really is all about the simple things. Having a food blog has helped me to plan what we are going to eat, think about healthier alternatives, has challenged me to make things that I’ve never considered making, and … Continue reading

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Red, White & Blue Kettle Corn / Moose Munch / Flavored Popcorn

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I’m planning a 60th birthday party for my mom on July 2nd. With it’s proximity to the 4th, I decided to go with a red, white & blue BBQ theme. I had intended to make carmel corn when this idea … Continue reading

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Homemade PopTart*-like snacks (Kelloggs makes the real PopTarts)

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I came across a blog post about making pop-tarts and I’m not sure what intrigued me about it – perhaps it was the “crust” and I was motivated to make it because my 3 younger children, especially the 2 youngest always … Continue reading

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Kettle Corn

I will NEVER, well I shouldn’t say never, but I don’t plan on buying Kettle Corn again in the near future; especially at $6-8 a bag at street fairs or even a few $$s at Trader Joes. For years, I … Continue reading

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