5 Winter boredom busters!

Waking to blowing and drifting snow and sub-zero temperatures had mixed reviews from the various members of my family. My daughter was elated, exclaiming, “I bet we’ll not have school again tomorrow!” I found myself wondering if it was possible to ski to Starbucks. My husband, as if reading my thoughts, mentioned that the grocery store…

Let’s make blueberry crisp!

The Hungry Kid hit the blueberry patch earlier this week–we’ve had a great time whipping up sweet treats to share with those we love. Wouldn’t you love to receive a sweet gift basket loaded with the goodies below? Where to find it?  1. onekingslane.com  2.  etsy.com Vintage Sterling Silver Floral Souvenir Spoon Paye Bak  3. williams-sonoma.com  4.  crateandbarrel.com  5. onekingslane.com S/12…

Happy Birthday, America!

There’s something about the 4th of July that makes summer ‘official’, don’t you think? We wish you and your family the sweetest of days, filled with endless sunshine, bellies full of delicious food and hours spent doing what you love best. Here’s a glimpse into what we’d love to do on a ‘perfect’ 4th of…

ice cream sandwich sparklers!

This will not come as a surprise to you–the Hungry Kid loves a little sparkle. The flashier, the better–as far as she is concerned, and this summertime treat certainly fits the bill. The mom in me–read practical–likes these treats because the cupcake liners & ‘handles’ keep little hands clean (or, cleaner), and the mini-size of…

DIY tutorial: Fruit Roll-up Diplomas

I mentioned yesterday that Hungry Kid is ‘graduating’ from Kindergarten later this week. While I confess I had visions of mortar boards, black gowns and pomp & circumstance, I settled for these cute (and edible) ‘diplomas’. They were a hit!