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Here's a quick meal that your family will love. Garlic butter shrimp with tomatoes and kale is so yummy. Your family will be asking for seconds. 0

Garlic Butter Shrimp with Tomatoes and Kale

This garlic butter shrimp has recently become a family favorite.  I first made this on Ash Wednesday and my kids love shrimp and they gobble it up.  I snuck some healthy tomatoes and kale...

Getting your child ready for kindergarten can be stressful for parents. Here's what you need to do so your child will thrive. 0

Getting Your Child Ready for Kindergarten

The approach of the first year of school can be stressful for parents, especially if your first child is starting school.  I was a Kindergarten teacher for several years before my oldest was born, and...

You may be thinking to yourself, "What do I put in a fireproof box?". Here's the perfect list of items you need to keep in there. 0

What do I put in a fireproof box?

One of the first things my parents got me when I got married was a fireproof box. I thought it was kind of a silly gift, but I look back now and think of it was perfect!

Who doesn't like a summer BBQ? It's easy to pull off if you have the right items. Here are your must have products to have a successful BBQ! 0

Red, White, and Boom Cocktail

Don’t you just love summer?  It’s my favorite time of year.  I love getting together with friends and grilling out.  You don’t need much to have a successful and fun summer BBQ.

Your kids are going to love these orange ice cream bars. This summer recipe is super easy to make with only 2 ingredients. 0

Homemade Orange Ice Cream Bars

We’re well into our summer here in North Carolina!  We’ve been enjoying swimming, summer camps, and grilling out!  We love sitting out on our patio after dinner and enjoying ice cream and talking about our day.

Get these swim meet boredom busters. Parents are bored and so are the swimmers, not to mention siblings that have to sit all day. 0

Swim Meet Boredom Busters

I’m sure all swim parents can relate to the frustration and boredom that come from sitting all day at a swim meet. The parents are bored and so are the swimmers, not to mention siblings that have to sit all day without getting into the water.

This is the perfect make ahead breakfast for any special occasion, weekend, or regular weekday. Get the recipe for this blueberry French toast bake here! 4

Blueberry French Toast Bake

You wouldn’t know if from the recipes I post, but my family is HUGE on breakfast!  I don’t do many on here because I’m just to tired in the morning to get organized and...

Are you searching for a side dish for dinner tonight? This cilantro lime rice is flavorful and delicious. Your entire family should eat it up! 0

Cilantro Lime Rice

It’s always easy for me to find a meat and vegetable to make for dinner.  Sides are tough for me.  Nothing ever sounds good and my kids always complain.  I had some extra cilantro...