Tag Archives: snacks

Transportation

Yesterday was a rainy, cold day so I knew we would be inside the whole day.  I usually try and plan fun things for the girls to do during these type days.  Ashlyn just finished up a transportation unit at school and Emily is starting one on Tuesday so I decided to go with that.  [...]

Kid Friendly Friday-Edible Ladybugs!

Here is a fun healthy snack idea I got out of Ashlyn’s Highlights Magazines.  Here is how, you too, can make your own edible ladybug. Cut a red apple in half. Have your child use a knife or spoon to put small amounts of peanut butter on the top of the apple. Place raisins, chocolate [...]

Edible Snowmen

Here is a fun, healthy snack I saw in Family Fun magazine.  My girls made their own this afternoon in about 5 minutes.  Here is how we made it.  1. Cut 3 thick slices of banana for the body. 2.  Add a triangle piece of apple for his hat with a grape on top. 3.  [...]

Yummy Homemade Treats

Today I finally got around to making chocolate covered pretzels with the girls.  I had planned on doing it for Father’s Day while my husband was away but things didn’t work out.   I was melting the chocolate in the microwave and burned it.  It smelled the whole house up and looked gross.  Needless to say, it [...]

Eating Ladybugs

Here is a fun healthy snack idea I got out of Ashlyn’s Highlights Magazines.  Here is how, you too, can make your own edible ladybug.    Cut a red apple in half. Have your child use a knife or spoon to put small amounts of peanut butter on the top of the apple.  Place raisins, chocolate [...]