Summer is fast approaching, and as the days grow longer we will spend many evenings outside with friends and family. My favorite summer cocktail is sangria, and in the spirit of summer I gave it a patriotic makeover creating an easy Red, White and Blue Sangria.
A good sandwich always makes me think of my grandfather. He loved a thick sandwich with meat, cheese and veggies piled high. He used to call it an Army man’s sandwich. Of course, a sandwich isn’t complete without my favorite condiment — mayonnaise. And making a sandwich with Hellmann’s Real Mayonnaise just got easier with […]
Moms deserve a night to themselves from time to time, and that’s why I like to have my moms friends over for a girls’ night in. I’d love to have everyone over monthly, but everyone is so busy we are lucky if we get together quarterly. Sometimes we get together and just hang out, but when I am feeling up to it I love create a themed night with a DIY project for our get togethers.
Teacher Appreciation Week has arrived, and I have one last project to share. At my daughter’s school, they do themed days during teacher appreciation week, and Wednesday is bouquet day. Each child is supposed to bring a single flower to the teacher, and together they make a bouquet. I decided it would be fun to […]
At my daughter’s school, they have themes for each day of Teacher Appreciation Week. And as room mom, it is my job to take that theme and celebrate our teacher. It is a fun challenge, and I am love coming up with teacher gift ideas for my daughter’s wonderful teacher. My favorite so far is the Thank You […]
This post brought to you by TruMoo Milk . The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Suburban Mom. Here comes Peter Cottontail… Wait, that’s not Peter Cottontail, those are my kids in their adorable Paper Plate Easter Bunny Ears. It’s nearly Easter, but there is still time to make this last-minute project with your kiddos. […]
Looking for some last-minute ideas to make Easter extra special with Easter crafts or special Easter treats? Here are some of my family’s favorite easter ideas from over the years. From easy kids crafts to spicy deviled eggs, there is something for everyone. Happy Easter! Favorite Easter Crafts and Activities DIY Easter Egg Bath Bombs […]
My girls love to help in the kitchen. They especially love it when we make desserts, and one of their favorite things to help make are Rice Krispies Treats®. We make them pretty frequently, so they know the basic recipe and it is so easy they can really help. This time, we made Easter Rice Krispies Treats […]
This post brought to you by AllWhites Egg Whites. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Suburban Mom. A friend of mine makes a weekly quiche for her husband. Each day he takes a slice to work for lunch. Recently, she spoiled my husband by making him quiche — spoiled him rotten! […]
Some nights it feels like I answer the timeless question “Mom, what’s for dinner?” with the same meal over and over again. Coming up with new and interesting recipes that my whole family will eat can be a challenge. Sure we love our go-to favorites, but sometimes I have to mix it up — otherwise we […]