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Welcome to Family Friendly Fridays!  As the school year comes to an end, my girls are super busy with end of the school year activities and are excited for their summer break!  That being said, there is no time for them to help me with this “Family Friendly Friday” post.  So today,  I thought I would share with you  our top five food related post!  This weekend I will share our top five garden  post.  It truly surprises me what…

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  Image Credit Courtesy of BunkyCooks.com  Welcome to Family Friendly Fridays!  Summer is here and for this holiday weekend, I thought it would be fun to share with you an easy and delicious ice cream recipe that is made out of a baggie!  I know, sounds strange!  If you have 10 minutes and a few plastic baggies you have all the equipment you need to make this classic homemade ice cream over the weekend!  What could be any easier right?  Better…

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 A Great Snack For Busy Times   Welcome to Family Friendly Fridays!  Summer is quickly approaching and that means BUSY times are coming!   We have an action packed summer planned this year!  My girls have summer school, girls scout camp, swim lessons, vacation bible school and many other summer activities.   My husband and I are celebrating our 10th anniversary so we have a trip planned to Belize (oh my can’t wait for that) and I am turning 40…

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Cheese Crackers

Welcome to another addition of Family Friendly Fridays!  The other day my girls came home and asked me for some Cheez-It® crackers.  Cheez-It’s?  It must have been a snack that was shared at school.  Last year I posted a delicious chicken taco salad recipe.  In this recipe I made a homemade shell out of cheese.  I remember thinking that these taste just like cheese crackers.  So my mind began to spin and I came up with these delicious, 1 ingredient…

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applesauce

Welcome to Family Friendly Fridays!  Today Aubree and I are sharing our favorite apple pear sauce recipe!  Sometimes some of the best recipes are the simplest!  I normally would post this in the fall time when apples and pears are in season, but today I wanted to show you that applesauce can taste amazing all year round!  The key to a great apple pear sauce is very ripe pears.  Last week I bought a 3 pound bag of pears and…

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Grilled Kabobs

Welcome to Family Friendly Fridays!  Wow, what a beautiful week we have had here in Wisconsin!  The weather is warming up quite nicely and I am itching to get my grill out!   So with the help of my girls, we decided to do a grilling recipe that is simple and absolutely delicious! What is it you ask?  Well….Grilled Fruit Kabobs.   Grilling Fruit Kabobs If you have children who don’t like vegetables or fruits, this is the perfect way…

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Strawberry Frozen Yogurt

  Welcome to Family Friendly Fridays!  I am super excited about todays recipe!  My girls LOVE strawberries and strawberries are just coming into season in my area.   Today we are showcasing one of our favorite recipes, Strawberry Frozen Yogurt!  It is super simple to make and the flavor of this frozen yogurt is outstanding!  Here is what you need to do.   Add 2 cups of raw greek yogurt  (you can use organic if you don’t have any raw…

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Strawberry Picking

Welcome to Family Friendly Fridays! Today I’d like to talk about our kids and educating them about the food they eat.  We take for granted the food that we bring into our homes.  Now I am not talking about food we get in the supermarket on the shelves, I am talking about real wholesome food purchased at farmers markets, orchards and farms.  Farmers are some of the hardest workers out there!  I grew up with strong values and respect for…

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Homemade Soda Pos

My Girls First Soda Pop   Welcome to Family Friendly Fridays!  I hope you all are having a wonderful week.  Today I, well I should say Kenna, Aubree and I are going to show you how to make a healthier and wonderful soda pop!   Would you believe me if I told you that my girls have never had a soda, pop, soda pop, coke (whichever one you call it) before?  Well they haven’t!  They have never showed an interest…

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Veggie Dip

  Welcome to Family Friendly Friday!  Today my two chefs are my twin daughters, Aubree and Brynn.  This recipe is so simple, I didn’t even have to help them!  Now was there a mess?  Yes!  But isn’t that part of the fun?  My girls sure think it is.  I am so thankful that my twins are not my picky eaters.  They love veggies and always ask me for some “veggie dip”!  So this is our recipe, we hope you enjoy…

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