easter basket ideas

Thinking out of the ‘basket': Easter Basket that is not a Basket

When my brother and I were younger, my Mom and Dad would sometimes have our “Baskets” be something other than ‘baskets’ and we have done that with our own kids. It is fun & much more practical and our kids love it! (Think about it – if their Easter gifts come in a suitcase… they can use it over and over. The “basket” becomes the gift, too!)

Ranch Dressing recipes

10 Ranch Dressing recipes that you are going to love

The best part about ranch dressing recipes is that they are always easy and they always taste great!  I love when I find a quick recipe that our family loves – and these are all perfect!  Thanks to Hidden Valley for inspiring these ideas! When I was in elementary school, a classmate brought these Dill…

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Easter basket fillers

Easter Basket Stuffers that your kids will LOVE!

This post contains affiliate links to products that I think you will love!   Easter is just around the bend so I wanted to share 50 Easter Basket Stuffers that your kids will love.  I’m sure you can find a few favorites in the list (or at least I hope so!) Our kids look forward…

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your teacher did what!

YOUR TEACHER DID WHAT?! (What teachers could do THEN but not NOW)

“Ok- Teachers can’t do that today! ” So Mickey & I were talking to a friend last week and we were talking about things that Teachers could do THEN  (when we were in school) that they wouldn’t do NOW.  The conversation started because she was telling me about how she couldn’t let the kids eat…

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Reese's Snack Sticks

Reese’s Snack Kabobs

Hershey’s contacted me to see if I could come up with a fun snack for the big game, as a part of Collective Bias – so the kids and I put our minds together and came up with a fun “snack kabobs”. We loved this because it uses their favorite things – Reese’s cups, strawberries…

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