Day: October 8, 2014


How to prep gluten-free treats for birthday parties and school celebrations

One of the challenges of a new school year is figuring out how to negotiate class treats and parties with a kid with food sensitivies. In the past, it’s created a lot of stress for me, because staying on top of every possible treat served, and having an acceptible alternate food at-the-ready, is not always […]

Read more

Easy Painting Activities For Toddlers

I was digging through my own archives the other night as I was lesson planning for my preschool class and found a bunch of posts I’d forgotten about. I found exactly what I needed for my lesson plans and decided to share some of what I found with you as well. These easy painting activities […]

Read more

10 ways your butcher can save you time in the kitchen (for free)

Calling all carnivores! If you cook for meat eaters, these tips will save you both prep and cleanup time and might even save you some money. Did you know that your butcher can start your meal prep before you even leave the grocery store?  Photo Credit: Robert S. Donovan via Compfight cc This hack took me […]

Read more