Warning: Riding the slide with your toddler may be dangerous???

by Shannon April 26, 2012

Ugh! I just did this with my daughter today. I never in a million years thought this would be dangerous…just fun! After reading this article and watching the video, I’ll be sure not to do this again or to make sure I hold her legs carefully in my lap together, free from any snag obstacles. […]

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Awesome Easy Garlic Chicken

by Shannon April 22, 2012

I was looking for a new recipe tonight and came across this recipe. It’s a new family favorite. My 18 month old daughter gobbled it down as did my pure-blooded Italian husband. The best part for was how easy it was to make. Took me about 5 minutes to prepare and it cooked up in […]

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Best Bow Making Site Ever!

by Shannon April 18, 2012

I’ve just gotten into making hair bows for Trinity and I found the best site ever! Some of these are just too cute for words, like the Easter Duckie Clips. I’m in love with this site and can’t wait to make soem more of the bows for Trinity. Have fun! http://www.girlythingsbows.com/easter_chick_clippie.html

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Super Fun Letters

by Shannon April 16, 2012

It’s never too early to start teaching our little one’s their letters and this makes it super fun. I also enjoyed taking time to paint them with Trinity. If you’re really creative, you can cut the letters out of Scrapbook paper and glue them on the poster board. They come out beautiful and bright. http://www.toddlertoddler.com/todaysabcdposter.htm

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Great quick meal: Parmesan Chicken

by Shannon April 15, 2012

I think every mom needs to have a recipe book with super quick and tasty meals. I sometimes find I end up making the same meals over and over again so I decided to add some variety. I went to make some chicken the other day and looked for a quick and easy recipe. I […]

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Keeping Your Cool With a Toddler

by Shannon March 20, 2012

Yep! I admit it, I typed in “yelling at toddler” in Google today. My daughter is the absolute most precious thing in my life. She’s funny, loving, cute and has just gotten super demanding. Trinity has been ahead of every milestone by about 3 months. So, it’s no wonder that she’s hit the “terrible 2’s” […]

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Support the dreams of an 11 Year Old Entrepreneur

by Shannon March 13, 2012

Ally is an amazing young girl who has a dream to help every little girl and boy have their own guardian angel. Her story is so inspiring. (She’s my friend’s daughter and I’m just in love with what they have created!). Cast your vote and help her realize her dream.

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Mmmmm…..Healthy Crispy Peanut Butter Squares

by Shannon March 9, 2012

This recipe was on the Prevention.com website and is delicious plus it’s much healthier than the traditional sugar laden rice crispy treats.  Although to keep the 83 calorie portion, you’re only eating a 1″ x 1″ piece! This dessert is perfect for bake sales and school lunches and are sure to become favorites in your […]

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Pink Slime for Lunch?

by Shannon March 9, 2012

This is just disgusting…I had no idea they were mixing this stuff into the beef supply and not disclosing it. When I buy ground beef, I expect that is is 100% ground beef. Not ground beef plus toxic fillers! Just another reason to buy local and organic. The fact that they are sending this to […]

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Arts and Crafts for Toddlers: Fingerpainting

by Shannon February 29, 2012

Today was a rainy Delaware day…the perfect day to bring out the finger paints and enjoy some arts and crafts. There’s nothing better than watching Trinity creating little masterpieces with her fingerpaints. Crayola Washable Fingerpaints are perfect! Trinity loves them and they easily wash off. Get a couple of paintbrushes as well…she loves them but […]

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