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Keep cool with this super easy Frozen Tiramisu recipe. Yum.

Looking for a cool dessert that won’t break make you break a sweat? This one’s easy peasy. And not too bad on the waistline either! Ingredients 1 pint coffee-flavored frozen yogurt 3 tablespoons chocolate sauce (such as Hersheys) 1 tablespoon instant coffee granules 1 container (8 ounces) frozen light whipped...
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Stumped? 7 Great Father’s Day gift ideas for Dad!

Father’s Day gifts, aaaaargh. Aren’t guys just the most difficult to buy for? And Father’s Day to boot…it’s gotta be something “special” from the kids, but also something that he’ll enjoy and actually use. Here are a couple of ideas that we came up with for the Dad who has...
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Green Tip: Keeping it clean with cloth napkins.

Here’s another way to get green– Just Say No to paper napkins (not too hard with the current shortage of paper towels, napkins and such)! Purchasing the paper versions cost you money every week and pile up landfills at a record pace. There is, of course, an initial investment, but cloth...
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Easter family traditions that your kids will love!

Just because we can’t do a big extended family Easter celebration this year doesn’t mean we can’t still have fun! When I was a kid, the Easter Bunny didn’t hide our baskets like he did at other kids’ houses. Our Easter haul was easily accessible and on display in the...
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How to cook the *perfect* hard boiled egg.

Are you ready to color your Easter eggs? It’s always a good idea to use hard boiled eggs unless you’re ready to clean up a very messy Easter basket! But boiling eggs isn’t as easy as it seems. Sometimes the shells are difficult to peel off, or the yolks have...
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PEEPS S’Mores Easter Treats. Yes, please!

This wins my personal prize for cutest Easter treats EVAH! No campfire necessary! This recipe and photos are courtesy of CincyShopper.com. Check them out, they have tons of great ideas! Ingredients 8 pack Snack Size Hershey Bars 32 2 1/4″ x 2 1/4″ Graham Crackers (Regular or Chocolate) 32 Marshmallow...
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Snowy Day Activities to Keep the Kids Busy

So, it’s safe to say we’re going to be living with this snow for a while longer. Adults, we can handle this type of captivity (usually, and for the most part). Kids? Not so much. Indoor Scavenger Hunts When I tell my kids to “go outside and play”, they reply,...
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