Easy Peasy Lunch With Hellmann’s Squeeze Bottle

Hellman's Sandwich

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 […]

Girls’ Night In And DIY Bath Salts

Girls Night In Party

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.

DIY Crayon Vase Teacher Gift

Teacher Gift Crayon Vase

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 […]

Thank You Teacher Free Printable

Thank You Teacher Printable

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 […]

EOS Lip Balm Teacher Appreciation Gift Printable

EOS Lip Balm Teacher Gift Idea

It’s that time of year again – time to thank the teachers who care for and teach our children day in and day out. There really isn’t enough thanks in the world for those special teachers, but during Teacher Appreciation Week we can try! As room mom I am currently working on a whole week worth […]

Tissue Paper Rainbow Craft (Plus Printable Template)

Rainbow Tissue Paper Craft

As a crafter, I love it when my girls ask to make a project. I love it even more when they think of their own project (it takes the pressure off). We’ve made so many tissue paper crafts that it wasn’t surprising that K wanted to make another one. But this close to Easter I […]

Paper Plate Easter Bunny Ears

Easter Bunny Mask

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.   […]

Favorite Easter Crafts, Activities and Treats

Easter Egg Crafts and Treats

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 […]

Easter Rice Krispies Treats Nests

Easter Rice Krispies Treats

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 […]

Scented Salt Dough Easter Egg Ornaments

Salt Dough Easter Egg

What did you do over spring break? I have a love/hate relationship with spring break. On one hand, I was so excited to have my babies home. On the other, I had both babies home for nine days – nine days. Oiy! LOL. But one of our favorite things to do over any break is to […]

Broccoli Sun Dried Tomato Egg Cups

Broccoli Sun Dried Tomato Egg Cups

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! […]

Spaghetti Carbonara ~ $25 Giveaway

Spaghetti Carbonara Recipe

One of the very first dishes that my husband started making for us when we got married (10+ years ago!) was Spaghetti Carbonara. He tweaked it and perfected it until it was delizioso! We ate it all of the time, until one day we didn’t. I am not sure how we got out of the habit of […]

Easy Bruschetta Chicken

Easy Bruschetta Chicken Dinner

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 […]

No-Bake Rainbow Cookies With Cream Cheese Frosting

Rainbow Sandwich Cookies

Sometimes you just need an easy dessert idea. Something that looks great, but can be whipped up in just a few minutes. That’s when you need No-Bake Rainbow Cookies With Cream Cheese Frosting. They are easy-peasy to make, and really good.  A little bit store-bought, a little bit homemade and a whole lotta yum! I promise, […]

TinkerBell And The Legend Of The NeverBeast Coloring Pages And Word Search ~ Giveaway

TinkerBell Coloring Pages

TinkerBell and her fairy friends are back in an all new movie, TinkerBell And The Legend Of The NeverBeast, now available on Blu-Ray, DVD and Digital. My girls have been looking forward to the newest TinkerBell movie since the commercial started running on Disney Junior months ago. Now it is finally here, and we have big […]