Shark Snack Mix recipe with chocolate dorsal fins and shark teeth

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We rarely watch TV other than a few animal science shows but I expect we will be spending a lot of time watching the Discovery Channel during Shark Week. My daughter enjoys learning about marine animals and sharks are especially intriguing to her. I'm preparing for the Shark Week fun with shark snack mix. It will be the perfect treat to share while learning about sharks. Shark Snack Mix recipe Ingredients: Chex cereal blue sixlets candy gummy lifesavers chocolate shark dorsal Read More... {Read More...}

Stonyfield yogurt pouches

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“I participated in a Blogger Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Stonyfield. I received coupons to facilitate my shopping trip and a promotional item to thank me for participating.” We are an on the go family and I do my very best to pack healthy snacks for my daughter. Whether it's a fun day at the zoo or packing a lunch for my daughter at preschool, finding healthy options appealing to a five year old hasn't always been easy. She likes yogurt but unless I plan to Read More... {Read More...}

Disney The Pirate Fairy Blue Pixie Dust Rice Recipe

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With the release of The Pirate Fairy, on DVD April 1st, my daughter has been pretending to be a pirate fairy and playing with imaginary pixie dust. Blue pixie dust rice was the perfect dinner to celebrate the DVD release. Blue pixie dust rice recipe Blue pixie dust rice ingredients: 1 cup instant rice 1 cup water 1 drop blue food coloring Add chicken like the kind used in my gluten-free mac and cheese and an apple to create a well balanced meal. Add drop of Read More... {Read More...}

FROZEN breakfast – Olaf donuts and snowflake pancakes

FROZEN breakfast - Olaf donuts and snowflake pancakes

We celebrated my daughter's birthday with a family day full of FROZEN activities. Her special day began with a breakfast surprise. Olaf donuts and snowflake pancakes were a perfect way to start our FROZEN day! I made round pancakes and then used a cookie cutter to turn them into snowflakes. The donuts were just as quick and easy. Olaf donut ingredients: mini powder donuts peach rings eye candy decorations (found in the baking section) black sparkle gel white chocolate Read More... {Read More...}

Sharing a Healthy Snack with Outshine Fruit Bars

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  Living in Arizona our weather has us wanting to enjoy ice cream and frozen treats almost year round.  With Outshine Fruit Bars my daughter and I are able to share a healthy snack after preschool each day.  She thinks she is eating dessert and I'm smiling knowing she is getting a healthy snack with real fruit ingredients.    The frozen fruit bars are made with natural real fruit or fruit juice and are a great source of Vitamin C.  Additionally, Read More... {Read More...}

Campfire Snack for Fire Safety Week

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This week in my preschool classroom we are learning about fire safety and prevention. Today we made a fun campfire snack using pretzels and licorice.  Ingredients: Snyder's sourdough nibblers pretzels mini pretzels red licorice   Arrange nibblers in a circle to represent a safe fire pit.   Then break up mini pretzels to look like twigs, sticks, and large pieces of wood.   Add licorice for fire. While we were making the Read More... {Read More...}