Candy Corn Rice Crispy Treats

Candy Corn Rice Crispy Treats

Candy Corn Rice Krispy TreatS ingredients: For the yellow ring 4 1/2 cups rice krispies cereal 5 cups mini marshmallows 3 tablespoons butter For the orange ring 2 3/4 cups rice krispies cereal 3 1/2 cups mini marshmallows 2 tablespoons butter For the white center 2 cups rice krispies cereal 2 1/2 cups mini marshmallows […]

Roasted Sea Salt & Pepper Pumpkin or Squash Seeds

Roasted Sea Salt & Pepper Pumpkin or Squash Seeds

Ingredients: Pumpkin or Squash Seeds Extra Virgin Olive Oil or Coconut Oil Pepper & Sea Salt   Directions: 1. Scoop the seeds out of a pumpkin or squash.  Rinse in a colander, remove any pulp or strings, and dry with a towel. 2. In a bowl, drizzle the seeds with a small amount of Extra Virgin […]

Crispy Tortilla Strips

Crispy Tortilla Strips

I always run out of croutons but tortillas are always plentiful in this house!  My Mr. has to have crunchiness in his salads and one day, I could not find a crouton anywhere.  I thought about experimenting with tortillas so that I didn’t have to drag 4 kids into the store for 1 thing!  Little did I […]

Ants on a Log

Ants on a Log

Ants on a Log Ingredients: Celery Peanut Butter Raisins (You can also use Dried Fruit, Craisins, mini M&M’s, Chocolate Chips) Directions: Give your child a plate with Peanut Butter, Celery, and Toppings.  I also let my children use little knives that came with a tea party set from IKEA.  If you do not have a […]

Lemon Orzo Salad with Asparagus and Tomatoes

Lemon Orzo Salad with Asparagus and Tomatoes

Lemon Orzo Salad with Asparagus and Tomatoes 16oz. Whole Wheat Orzo 1 bunch of fresh Asparagus, cut into 1-inch pieces 1 pint of grape or cherry tomatoes, sliced in halved 1 Lemon, zested and juiced 4 Tbs .Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 1/2 Clove Garlic, minced 4 Tbs. Fresh Parsley, minced 1/4 t. Fresh Ground Pepper […]