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Easy Milk Carton Bird Feeder + Giveaway

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With summer break on the horizon, finding activities for the kids can be a challenge.  Help them learn about nature, get them interested in the outdoors, and where their food comes from with creative projects, like this Easy Milk Carton Bird Feeder.  I’m delighted to share this sponsored post from Tree Top with you today.  We had so much fun making the projects from KidsGardening.org and hope you will too! My boys love being in

25 Kid-Friendly Christmas Activities

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This year, Christmas season has been so amazing with the littles.  They’re really into the lights, snow (which we don’t get), and Christmas trees.  I wanted to find some fun projects for us to decorate the house and tree, and a fun Christmas tree too.  The projects in the list can either be done by the kiddos alone, or with some parental help – but always with supervision.  Five words:

Wednesday Whatsits {137}

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to ——– Happy cookie week!  This week is the big reveal for The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap and my 3rd Annual Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap.  That’s a lot of cookies kids! You can see Monday’s cookie reveal HERE. You can see my two, count them TWO, recipe swap cookies HERE and HERE. You do not want to miss these recipes kids! ——– Blog Planner 2015 from

Jack Daniels Bottle Cake

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If I’ve never mentioned it before, Mike works for an adult beverage distribution company.  We end up with all kinds of fun shwag around the house.  Today was the best!  He brought me home a Jack Daniel’s bottle cake mold and label stencil.  How cool is that?!?? I immediately wanted to make the cake happen.  I talked Mike into hitting Michael’s for food coloring.  I didn’t own a nice spatula for

Chocolate Jack Daniel’s Cupcakes

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{photo source}   I’ve been wanting to share that picture forever!  Today is totally the right day.   Today I give you – Chocolate Jack Daniel’s Cupcakes!   You heard me.  After Mike saw this PIN from my cupcake board I was obligated to make these cupcakes.  Being the amazingly wonderful friend that I am, I sent some of these cupcakes – in cups – to my friend Dale in

Salsa Verde Pork Pockets

Salsa Verde Pork Pockets | White Lights on Wednesday

What do you do when there’s a pound of ground pork staring at you in the fridge and you have no idea what to make for dinner?  Rummage through the pantry until your get some inspiration!  There Salsa Verde Pork Pockets were born out of a need to make something new for dinner and grabbing whatever was on hand.  But you know what?  They’re kind of awesome.  Warm biscuits filled

40 Holiday Baking Recipes

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It’s that time of year kids!  My holiday baking season has started.  I’m already getting texts about making Buckeyes, cookies and pies.  One of my favorite things about the holidays is spending time in the kitchen!  My kids love to help me bake, and I love having my little sous chefs to squish on while the dough comes together.  All this I why I’m super excited to be bringing your

Better Than…Cookie Dough Cheeseball

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Yesterday was amazing!   The Buckeyes beat that state up north and all is right in the world.   GO BUCKEYES!!!     Per the usual, we were at our friend Treena’s house.  You may remember Treena from her Tater Tot Casserole.  Well, she has another gem.  This is the most addicting, delicious, “Treena did you make the cheeseball? Please tell me you did.” party food ever!  I say it’s

Blueberry Walnut Breakfast Cookies

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Hi there, I’m Sara from The Organic Dietitian.  The kids in my neighborhood are already back to school.  If school has not started back yet for you it will be here before you know it. I remember the back to school process as a kid.  The older you got, the more you were dreading the summer ending.  I hated those back to school commercials because I was not ready to

Monster Sweetheart Cookies

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It’s sweets for your sweetheart day coming up soon!  How do these chocolate, peanut butter, and oat cookies sound?  Perfect for both kids and adults and super easy to make. And tastier than flowers! hehe   PrintMonster Sweetheart Cookies Prep Time: 5 minutesCook Time: 10 minutesTotal Time: 20 minutes Yield: About 4 dozen Deb Attinella {Cooking on the Front Burner}Ingredients1 cup peanut butter 1/2 cup biscoff cookie spread (or 1

Lost Egypt at the Arizona Science Center

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Last week the littles and I had the amazing opportunity to visit the Arizona Science Center and get a sneak peek of the new Lost Egypt exhibit.  I can’t being to tell you how excited the boys were, or how fun the day was…but I took a bunch of pictures.  So we’ll start there. I remember going to the Arizona Science Center as a kid on field trips.  It was

Loaded Biscoff Snickerdoodles

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Welcome to day two of the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies here on WLOW!   This recipe really came about out of happenstance and the need to go above the ordinary.  My little cookie brain child was born and now we all have Loaded Biscoff Snickerdoodles to make us happy! So here’s what happened.  You know those prepared cookie dough tubs kids sell during the fall/winter – just like the wrapping

What is a Whole Food?

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So last time I talked about food as being Medicine and this week, I am going to give you more specifics.       What is a whole food?   Whole foods are foods that are in the same form that they are found in nature. They are fresh, unprocessed, simple, and organic. You will see overlap of the some foods in different categories as whole foods usually supply more than

Frankenstein Rice Krispie Treats

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Celebrate Halloween with these adorable, tasty Frankenstein Rice Krispie Treats and the best part about them is that you can make them today using simple ingredients you already have on hand! Can you believe there’s only 10 more days until Halloween! Where has this month gone? But seriously, Halloween is one of my favorite days of the year (next to Christmas and my birthday of course!) One of the best parts of

Scrumptious Sunday Menu Plan {5/26/13}

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  Monday: {photo from Bacon Time with the hungry Hippo} Loaded Baked Potato Chicken Pot Pie   Tuesday: {Photo from Picky Palate} “Easy” Cheesy Bacon Biscuit Pull-Aparts {Sometimes I just want a snacky dinner I know the kids will like} Wednesday:   {Photo from Girl Carnivore} French Onion Burgers {I LOVE a good meaty, drippy burger} Thursday:   Shrimp Mango Quesadillas {A quick and easy dinner I can throw together before

10 Bread, Booze & Bacon Recipes | Wednesday Whatsits 142

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to ——– How’s it goin’ kids?  Things are great around here, except for the incoherent speech patterns and thumping on cardboard boxes.  That’s right.  My kids have learned about The Boxtrolls. Grabbed everything we need for #BoxtrollsFamilyNite at Wal-Mart. How many times do you think we’ll end up watching it this weekend? #PMedia #ad A photo posted by Julie Espy (@whtlghtswdnsdy) on Jan 24, 2015 at 12:48pm

Wednesday Whatsits {134}

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to ——– It has been quite the week kids.  I spent 5 days in Las Vegas with some of my favorite blogger friends at Food Fight Write. That conference rocked kids.  You should totally go next year if you get the change.  It’ll be in Orlando.   I'm beat, but it was an amazing first day at #foodfightwrite ! I can't wait till tomorrow!! #baconeverything #FFW14 A

Spider Cupcakes

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    Oh what a tangled web we weave!   Happy Halloween week! I’m so excited to be posting this treat for you especially if you are looking for a last minute dessert.  I do have to confess though that I hate spiders!  Just thinking about the real ones freak me out but these are too cute not to love, right?  Or do you suffer from arachnophobia?  Maybe these will

Wednesday Whatsits (69)

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits. ———- Just in case you missed any of the happenings this week on WLOW, I’ve got the hook up. Cool Down This Summer with Unilever Ice Cream and enter to win 6 product coupons to try the Unilever family for FREE! How I’m fighting dirty little hands with Kleenex Hand Towels, and a giveaway. Guest post from Rachel of {I Love} My Disorganized Life.  She

Pumpkin Patch Cupcakes

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Halloween cupcakes…the saga continues.  While pumpkin cupcakes seemed a little cliche to go with, I love the extra pizzazz the sanding sugar gives these sweet gourds.  Otto had a blast helping mom dip the “pun-tins” in sprinkles.     These are great cupcakes to make with kids at your Halloween party.  Just frost the cupcakes for them (if your kids are littles like mine), and then they can dip in sanding