Bite Size Peanut Butter Muffins

September 23, 2016 by Jenny Melrose

These Bite Size Peanut Butter Muffins are a rock star in my mom arsenal! My kids love them and have no idea they are actually healthy.   Bite Size Peanut Butter Muffins that are Healthy! I am forever on a mission to teach my kids that healthy foods are an important part of their life. My goal is to have them make independent choices that fuel their bodies and their …continue reading


Caribbean Fish Tacos

Are you looking for an easy weeknight meal that full of flavor and made with fresh ingredients, but you have someone in the house who can’t handle the smell of fish?  I have a solution for you thanks to Glad Odor Shield Trash Bags because you’re not going to want to miss out on these Caribbean Fish Tacos.  They are so good! Caribbean Fish Tacos You probably noticed that I …continue reading

Thankful Handprint Pumpkin

I just have to share this project again!  It adorns our kitchen table every Fall and it’s always admired.  Isn’t there just something about those itty bitty handprints that just do you in?  I love decorating with them as you’ve seen from my Sea Life Hand Print art.  With the time of Thanksgiving upon us, I am always reminded of how thankful I am for my beautiful family.  This time last year …continue reading

How to Help Your Kids Feel Like a Part of Your Home Business

No matter how old your kids are, you can find ways to help them feel more involved in your home business. It’s great for their self confidence, and it can garner you a little extra time to work your business. A little imagination and preparation can help your kids feel like a part of your home business!   I’m Tiffany, the office supply obsessed blogger behind Calyx and Corolla. Each …continue reading

How to Get the Perfect Paint Color Match

Once I started painting I realized that walls are like pringles… you can’t paint just one! I learned everything I could about painting the inside of your home and then I started working at the local paint store! Now I spend my days mixing paint and answering questions… and I’m here to share a little bit of that knowledge with you so that you can get the perfect paint color …continue reading

How to Do More Now

Do you feel like you never seem to catch up on all your daily tasks? Between taking care of the kids, the house and yourself it just never seems to all get done. We want to show you how to do more NOW and how to make yummy Praline Energy Balls in the process. How to Do More NOW These two little cuties are six and a half and three. …continue reading

Creamy Cider Dijon Pork Chops

You only need 5 ingredients and about 20 minutes to get a hearty and delicious dinner on the table. These Creamy Cider Dijon Pork Chops are an easy weeknight meal that the whole family will love! Creamy Cider Dijon Pork Chops   Hi, friends! It’s so good to be back! As you might recall, I blog at The Seasoned Mom, where I share easy, quick-prep meals for busy families. I …continue reading

Dust Free in Ten Minutes

Need your house clean for company coming?  Whether company is just dropping in or it’s a planned visit it can be a challenge to keep it dust free with a busy household.  There’s no need to worry though.  We’ll get it dust free in ten minutes or less even with kids and pets in the house!   Dust Free in 10 Minutes or Less At this stage in our life, …continue reading

Macaroni & Cheese Hot Dog Cups

Are you looking for the perfect meal idea or party food idea for the kids? These Macaroni & Cheese Hot Dog Cups are sure to be hit! They combine two favorites into a biscuit and as my three year old said, “We get to eat cupcakes for dinner?!” This of course resulted in the best mom ever comment so you really can’t miss with these! Macaroni & Cheese Hot Dog …continue reading

Parmesan Crusted Pork Chops

These Parmesan crusted pork chops are one of my favorite easy recipes. I mixed the Parmesan cheese into my breading for the most amazing coating. Parmesan Crusted Pork Chops Hi ya’ll! It’s Jennie, popping in today from The Diary of a Real Housewife. I wanted to share with you this simple recipe that you and your family are going to love. I think my kids loved these Parmesan crusted pork …continue reading

How to Write Sponsored Posts as a Food Blogger

Looking to work with brands, but not sure where to start?  In order to work with brands you need to know how to write sponsored posts.  Last Spring when I “retired” from teaching it was due to the fact that I replaced my teaching income by working on sponsored posts with brands.  After one year I have doubled that income and want you to as well, which is why I …continue reading

Cinnamon Toast Crunch Trail Mix

Do you need a snack idea that tastes good and one that you can feel good about?  Our Cinnamon Toast Crunch Trail Mix tastes amazing and you’re helping out your local school at the same time. This is a sponsored post on behalf of Acorn Influence for Costco Box Tops. Cinnamon Toast Crunch Trail Mix The Golden Box Tops Challenge is taking place at Costco.  Select products of General Mills products …continue reading

Sandwich-less Lunch Ideas

Tired of the same old school lunches every day?  I have two heading to school this year and we’re shaking it up a bit.  These sandwich-less lunch ideas paired with a snack and drink will have your kids asking for more! Sandwich-less Lunch Ideas My top choice for our sandwich-less lunch ideas is our Vegetarian Greek Lettuce Wraps paired with Horizon Organic Vanilla Lowfat Milk and Horizon Fruit Snacks.  This …continue reading

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