Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Rosemary

I have this friend that was a personal chef before he has a brain abscess. He’s doing great now but still working on regaining movement in his right arm. He started this amazing cooking channel on YouTube, The Single Handed…

Ice Painting

I did this activity with the kids today. G was home from school so we needed something to keep us busy. It worked. For a little while. I think the problem was it was too warm outside so the ice…

Vacuum Review Part 2

I FINALLY bought a vacuum. After all the research I talk about here. I ended up with the Shark Vertex Pro Powered Lift-Away Cordless Vacuum with IQ Display I watched several Vacuum Wars videos on all the different cordless stick…

Peanut Butter, Banana, Oatmeal Muffins

These muffins are really similar to ones I have made before. They are really yummy though. modifications/what I did. I used homemade peanut butter. Some recipes don’t like this but with baking, I haven’t had a problem. I used maple…

Kielbasa with Broccoli and Cream

I was inspired to make this from a recipe I found in The Weeknight Dinner Cookbook. I checked it our from the library. I did something similar but changed it up a little. Here’s what we did. Ingredients: 1 package…

Squirt Painting

We were having a rough evening and I needed kids still and mostly quiet so I could cook dinner. Hubs had a meeting so it needed to be something easy. I had colored water left over from bubble painting so…

Pizza Rolls

I love this variation on Mema Pizza. And you can do SO much with it! I used one recipe of the pizza dough and rolled out it out in a long rectangle. Filled it. Rolled it up. Slice. Make sure…

Bubble Art

We did this on a day that was a little too chilly and windy so it didn’t hold their attention long. But I think it would have worked better if the weather was nicer or we did it inside. Supplies…

Box Painting

I love a good box. You can use them for so much with kids. Cover them in stickers. Paint them. Color on them with markers, crayons, colored pencils. Unfold them or leave them. Do the outside or inside. So many…

Spirograph Art Kit

We were given this set by my MIL and it was a big hit. I just love a good art/craft kit. I helped G punch out all the pieces and then she spent at least an hour creating. I was…