Archive | July, 2012

Blueberry Mojito by

Sipping on a Blueberry Mojito

Summer sweet blueberries add just the right sweetness in this Blueberry Mojito, with lime, mint and rum. Summer is flying by. The kids have 3 weeks until school starts and I am so not ready for the chaos ahead of me. My eldest is going to start middle school. I am trying not to think […]

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watermelon recipes: watermelon granita with mint by

Watermelon Recipes & Crafts!

Watermelon Recipes & Crafts that are perfect for summer fun with the kids, including a Watermelon Granita with Mint. Its summer! Picture kids playing in the pool, family picnics,  camping trips and road trips. And what would summer be without watermelon smiles and sticky little faces, dripping with watermelon juice. I felt like a giddy […]

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Red Sangria Popsicles by

Red Sangria Popsicles

Red Sangria is perfect for a party and a pitcher can be made days ahead. You can also freeze using dry ice to make red sangria popsicles! Like I mentioned before, my husband is very excited and amused with his ability to make his boozy popsicles using dry ice. So far this summer he has […]

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Whole Wheat Pretzel Dogs by

Whole Wheat Pretzel Dogs

Homemade Whole Wheat Pretzel dogs make this fun meal very kid-friendly. Make them small bites for an appetizer or large for a meal-on-the-go! People assume that because I cook and have a blog about family friendly recipes that I cook with my children all the time. Um, no, I don’t. During the school year they […]

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