We got hit with Winter Storm Kayla on Tuesday morning and ended up with about a foot of snow and two snow days. Both kids have ear infections (Noah is on his second one, this time both ears, in the last two weeks) so I was hesitant to let them go outside. On day two I said screw it and bundled them up really well so we could get out of the house and run around. I was on the verge people.
They enjoyed throwing snow at the front door for quite awhile. My kids are weird.
Then we found this awesome icicle in a bush in our front yard. It’s actually been there most of the winter but it was way more awesome with the rain we got before the snow.
Then in typical boy fashion, Noah had to destroy it.
Then take a big chunk of it to poke stuff.
Luckily, it wasn’t too cold so we were able to be out there for awhile. We slid down the hills on our bellies and noticed the sparkle of the snow and have a lovely time together.
These Valentines Rice Krispie Pops are a simple and adorable treat you can make as a surprise for the kids or fun activity to do together. You could even send them to school for parties (if you school district allows homemade treats). I’m thinking about dropping off a big batch to the school office for
Super Bowl weekend is going to be a crazy one for us this year. The kids and I are driving down to Kansas City for my nieces 7th birthday while Joel will be in Iowa for a work trip. We’ll be getting home just in time to watch the game so that means I don’t have
For me, the best part of the Super Bowl is definitely the food and the commercials. Maybe you like the football too, but you know how important delicious snacks and appetizers are for watching the game. Today I’m sharing recipes perfect for mindlessly munching while tuning into the big game. And FYI, calories don’t count during
You know the book Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day? We had one of those days yesterday. Everything went wrong and we just couldn’t get out of our funk. It wasn’t pleasant. We got takeout which made it better though. I really need to stop using food to make me feel better. Or