12 Fun Indoor Activities for Kids

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5 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Make in the Air Fryer

While the Instant Pot seems to have taken over, I have been enchanted with my new kitchen gadget – The Air Fryer. I received the NuWave 6 qt. Air Fryer from my mom as a holiday gift and have been experimenting like a champ.   I think many people are under the impression that it’s only fried foods that can...

Foods to Celebrate the Chinese New Year

The Chinese New Year (aka Spring Festival) starts tomorrow and marks the beginning of the Year of the Dog. This important holiday in Chinese culture is traditionally a time to honor household and heavenly deities, ancestors, and bring the family together for a feast.   Chinese families gather for a reunion dinner on New Year’s Eve and clean their house...

Air Fryer Roasted Ranch Potatoes

The air fryer was made for roasting potatoes! Perfectly crispy on the outside, soft on the inside. These ranch potatoes will be a huge hit with the whole family and pair well is just about any main dish. Don’t have an air fryer? No problem! Just roasted them in the oven at 400°F for 20 minutes.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Air Fryer Roasted Ranch Potatoes...

Fun Snacks for the Winter Games

My two energetic and sports-enthusiastic boys cannot wait for the Winter Games to start! They love everything, especially the hockey matches. We are a hockey family, after all. We’ve been gearing up for the games by watching the trials and talking about what it takes to be an athlete – hard work and a strong body. We already stress how...

Hearty Vegetable Tortellini Soup

You’ll love how quick and easy this Hearty Vegetable Tortellini Soup is to make! It's a satisfying vegetarian meal filled with cheese tortellini, diced tomatoes, green beans, spinach and chickpeas. The soup is super flavorful as well as full of protein and fiber, keeping you fuller longer. Recipe and photography courtesy of Sarah of The Chef Next Door.[wpurp-searchable-recipe]Hearty Vegetable Tortellini Soup - You'll love...

How to Make Frozen Yogurt Bites

This after-school snack idea uses a pantry staple, Greek yogurt. Everyone loves frozen yogurt, why not turn regular yogurt into a frozen yogurt treat served in fun shapes along with some unexpected add-ins? The perfect snack that satisfies the sweet tooth. To make this after-school snack, gather fresh fruit, frozen fruit, honey or maple syrup, sprinkles, chocolate chips, nuts and...

A Healthier Valentine Alternative to Candy + Free Valentine Printable

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Crispy Green. All opinions are our own.  As a parent, I struggle with holidays, like Valentine’s Day, that tend to be centered around candy and sweets. I find myself constantly searching ideas to show my family I love them without sending them into a sugar overload. This year, my kids need to bring a...

24 Reheatable Recipes for Groundhog Day

As a parent, do you ever feel like Bill Murray in the movie Groundhog Day? Wake up, get the kids off the school, go to work, pick up the kids, make dinner, homework, pack lunchboxes, bedtime. Repeat.   Tomorrow is Groundhog Day, and we’ll anxiously await here in Pennsylvania to see if Punxsutawney Phil gets scared off by his shadow and...