When I was younger, I went on a canoe trip with our youth group to Boundary Waters, Minnesota. We had a food pack full of enough food for five days, and for five days, we cooked every single meal over an open flame. Thankfully, temperatures that far north are pretty cool, and … [Read more...] about Good Recipe: Easy S’mores in a Skillet
Celebrate the everyday by making dinnertime a family event. Whitney shares her best tips and tricks on making dinner special here.
I feel like summer is one of those times, kinda like the first of the year, when we start out strong, and by the end of the summer are. just. DONE. Amirightandcanigetanamen? I wanted to talk briefly about how to set yourself up for a successful summer. Here are my top tips for a … [Read more...] about Top Tips for a Great Summer with Kids
I’ve got a handful of recipes I want to share with you this summer! As you may or may not know, I love cooking as a creative activity—I rarely follow any recipe exactly, and I love experimenting with variations to see what the outcome is. And my husband, David, will vouch for … [Read more...] about Good Recipe: Best Blueberry Muffin Poke Cake
Hi there! I’m in the middle of my “Summer with Kids” series, and in the last few posts, I’ve talked about how I’ve gotten our summer all lined out. Today, I’m going to transition into talking about activities, starting with some kitchen fun. I mentioned in my last post, we had … [Read more...] about Kitchen Activities for Kids
Growing up, the Christmas dinner menu at my parents’ house was very similar to the Thanksgiving dinner menu at my Gran’s house. The staples included turkey, green beans, ham, a cranberry orange salad, and of course, dressing. My aunt would bring piles of cookies, and another aunt … [Read more...] about Nana’s Holiday Cornbread Dressing (Recipe Download)