Apple Pie Smoothie Bowl by Happy Family Blog

Apple Pie Smoothie Bowl

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser for Apple Pie Smoothie Bowl recipe. All opinions are mine alone. #GreatGrainsGreatStart #CerealAnytime #CollectiveBias We are still recovering from our unexpected evacuation from Hurricane Irma. Thursday night before the storm we were planning on staying and weathering out the storm in our home.…

How to Pack a School Lunch by Happy Family Blog

How to Pack a School Lunch

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertisers.  All opinions are mine alone for How to Pack School Lunch. #PackthePerfectLunch  #CollectiveBias I remember when our daughter first went to school.  Packing her lunch seemed so overwhelming. I did not even know where to start. From what container to use to what…

Salty + Sweet Chocolate Caramel Cookies

Salty + Sweet Chocolate Caramel Cookies I have not had Rollos in forever.  They were on sale after Halloween so I picked up a bag.  I did not really have a plan, but I knew I would use them in something.  I originally started to make my Cranberry Bliss bars.  When I did not have…

Cooking with a Toddler: Pizza

We love pizza!  This was our first time making pizza as a family.  We had a blast, even if Bailey did not eat it later.  First we added oil to the crust.   Then we added tomato sauce, our toppings and cheese.          Do you make pizza with your family?

Cooking with a Toddler: Healthy Peanut Butter Cookies

Cooking with a Toddler: Healthy Peanut Butter Cookies

I was craving something sweet and peanut buttery today.  I tried to get Bailey into making the cereal bars from last week.  If you missed them click here to see the recipe.  I knew that if I asked Bailey if she wanted to make cookies the response would be YES. Ingredients 1 Cup Peanut butter 1…

Cooking with a Toddler: Cereal Bars

Cooking with a Toddler: Cereal Bars

Bailey and I love bars.  Everytime we got to a gas station she asked for a bar, monkey see monkey do. I researched at lot of different bar recipes.  We learned an important lesson that you cannot skimp on the peanut butter or honey.  We were short on honey on our first attempt so they…

Healthy Veggie Mini Muffins

I love mini muffins.  I wanted to find a recipe with no added sugar or oil.  This recipe is delicious. Click here  to see the original post.   Ingredients: 1 cup white or whole wheat flour 1 cup quick-cooking oats 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1-1/2 cups of mashed fruits…

Cooking with a Toddler: Homemade Cheez-its

Homemade Cheez-its

Since Bailey seems to love cooking I have started looking for simple recipes that would be ideal when cooking for a toddler.  I was so excited when I saw this recipe on Glue gun Annie’s blog.   These are amazing.  Kurt and I ate almost all of them while Bailey was sleeping.  Opps. Cannot wait to…