Rasberry Creamsicle Refresher non alcoholic drink recipe


Being a working mom, I never slow down. I teach in my classroom from the morning until early afternoon. Then I run errands and manage my household until early evening when my daughter goes to bed. Then I'm in my home office working until late into the evening and then back up early while everyone else is sleeping to get some work done while my house is quiet. Managing my schedule is challenging but I hold it all together with the help of my schedule and time management prints. Having such a busy Read More... {Read More...}

Enjoy a family meal at T.C. Eggington’s in Mesa, Arizona


We were recently invited to dine at T.C. Eggington's, a family restaurant serving a diverse menu of breakfast, brunch, and lunch selections in Mesa, Arizona. The family owned restaurant was established in 1985 and features award winning hand crafted recipes. Both of my parents worked though my childhood and we rarely had family breakfasts together during the week because of busy schedules. One of my favorite childhood memories is when my uncle would visit from the ARMY and come over early in Read More... {Read More...}

Disney The Pirate Fairy Blue Pixie Dust Rice Recipe


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...}

Save on your FROZEN DVD purchase with Kidfresh for mealtime fun

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A couple of years ago during a very busy Thanksgiving week, our family discovered Kidfresh, the healthy and quick meals for kids. The freezer meals are 100% natural and full of hidden veggies. You get all the benefits of a quick meal for your child with out having to sacrifice nutrition. Kidfresh is collaborating with Disney to help you save on the purchase of the newly released FROZEN blu-ray combo pack. Kids are definitely happy with yummy meals and their new favorite movie. Busy parents Read More... {Read More...}

Milano Carrot Cookies


Cute and quick seems to be the trend in my home for holiday themed desserts and treats. I simply don't have the time to spend hours in the kitchen working on pretty creations but with a five year old daughter that loves sharing with friends, family, and neighbors making holiday treats is necessary. Our milano carrot cookies are the perfect treat to make for an Easter celebration or leave out for the Easter Bunny before he delivers baskets to your home. Milano carrot cookies Read More... {Read More...}

12+ dinner recipes with quick prep time


  Being a mom working out of the house in addition to working in my home office countless hours each week means I have to get creative when it comes to dinner recipes. I pin so many recipes full of beautiful photos but most times discovering the time necessary in the kitchen to prepare the meals is disappointing. I make time to prepare meals for my family every night but sadly that time is usually less than an hour away from my home office, household duties, after school activities, and Read More... {Read More...}