Greek Yogurt Pumpkin Bread (With Chocolate Chips)

Back in college (forever ago), my favorite treat was when my best friend would make me a loaf of her banana bread with chocolate chips. I still love banana bread, and have even been known to “accidentally” buy too many bananas so that I have to make some banana bread, but my favorite bread treat these […]

Halloween Ghost Craft

Boo! Last week I asked Sissy what she wanted to do on her day with mommy. She replied, “Play a game, make a project and play with my dollies.” A list I was happy to oblige. I dreamed up a pumpkin craft I thought would be perfect, but when it game time to make said […]

Pumpkin Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pumpkin Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies. Let me let that sink in for a minute. Pumpkin and Nutella and chocolate chips all in one cookie. This is the ultimate fall cookie, and yes, it is as awesome as it sounds. This cookie basically combines three of my favorite ingredients into one cookie of deliciousness. I thought […]

30+ Pumpkin Recipes

It is that wonderful time of year when we pumpkin all things – otherwise known as fall. Yummy! Pumpkins aren’t just fun to carve, the are delicious too! Since I can’t get enough pumpkin, I rounded up 30+ pumpkin recipes that will make your mouth water – pumpkin drinks, pumpkin desserts, pumpkin breakfast treats and […]

Baked Cheese Grits

Baked Cheese Grits. Have you ever had them? I grew up on traditional grits, you know the kind in the bowl, but when I was introduced to baked cheese grits a few years ago my love for grits changed forever. Cheese grits are good, baked cheese oh-my-gee they are awesome. I attribute my love for […]

Minion Birthday Party Ideas

So your little minion wants to have a Minion birthday party? So did my friend’s daughter, and she went all out on the cutest little Minion party you’ve ever seen. If you are looking for Minion birthday party ideas, there are plenty of great ones from her party. I have to start with the centerpiece […]

Pumpkin Smoothie

I am really good about making sure my kids get enough fruits and veggies in their diet. Really good. My own diet, not so much so. I often forget to eat lunch, instead snacking on junk later in the day. In an effort to combat the munchies and add in more good stuff, I have […]

Parmesan And Herb Crusted Chicken Salad

Something funny happened at dinner last night. My kids begged for salad, ate it and asked for seconds. Sounds crazy, right? I know, it really does, but it happened. It all started with a parmesan and herb crusted chicken and me trying to eat more leafy greens. The result was a delicious parmesan and herb crusted chicken salad […]

Be Kind And Have Courage Printable Sign

Bibbidi Bobbidi Boo! Disney’s Cinderella is now available on Blu-Ray and DVD and it is time to relive the magic all over again. (And again and again if your kids watch movies like mine.) I love everything about this retelling of Disney’s classic tale and most of all that this version of Cinderella has a lot […]

Easy Slow Cooker Pot Roast Recipe ~ Giveaway

I write a lot about quick and easy dinners because I really don’t love to cook and I am always trying to do about a dozen things when I need to be getting dinner on the table. I want to spend as little possible on dinner prep so we can actually sit down to enjoy eating dinner together. I have just discovered a way to make my slow cooker prep even simpler. For a home cooked meal, it doesn’t get easier than this slow cooker pot roast recipe.

How To Make A Duct Tape Wallet

I can’t believe it has already been a year since my daughter and her friends formed a Daisy Girl Scout Troop. But here it is a year later, and I am finally getting around to sharing some of the fun things the Troop did last year. While helping to plan for another fun year as […]

25 Apple Dessert Recipes

Can you smell the crisp fall air coming? It’s nearly fall and nothing says fall like a warm apple dessert baking in the oven. Apple pie, apple muffins, apple cookies, apple ice cream, caramel apples and more here are 25+ mouth-watering apple dessert recipes. Commence drooling now. 25 Apple Dessert Recipes Mom’s Baked Apple Slices from […]

Peanut Butter Greek Yogurt Dip

I have a confession to make. I made this Peanut Butter Greek Yogurt Dip as an after school snack for my daughter. But while taking photos I made the mistake of licking the spoon. And then, I ate the whole thing. I had to make a whole new batch for my daughter because I promised her a […]

Cheddar Bacon Quiche Recipe

This post brought to you by Hormel Foods. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Suburban Mom. There is something about breakfast for dinner that makes my family run to the kitchen table. Don’t get me wrong they love breakfast in the morning too, but when I serve it for dinner it […]

Tissue Paper Apple Craft (Perfect For Preschoolers)

Craft projects are not just fun, they are also a great way for little ones to learn. What looks like just glue and paper in this tissue paper apple craft is actually a chance for kids to develop hand-eye coordination, fine motor skills, listening skills and the ability to create with their hands. That is why art is […]