Brown Paper Bag Lemon Popcorn

My daughter favorite food in the whole world is popcorn.  Really, she eats her favorite food for breakfast, lunch, dinner and several snacks during the day.  Honestly if I would let her that all she would ever eat, but since she is he size of a bean pole I make her eat other meals.  This recipe is one of her favorites and so much healthier than the store-bought microwave popcorn.  Please make sure to follow Continue reading

Quick and Easy Colored Lemon Pancakes so easy kids can make them

Since summer has begun and we are staying up late and sleeping in the morning. I thought it would be fun for the kids to make colored lemon pancakes.  These pancakes are so easy that kids can make them by themselves with our new induction cook top. My kids love using our new induction cooktop which boils water in minutes and as soon as you remove the pan the top is instantly cool, so it Continue reading

EdVenture Children’s Museum

Just because we have stopped traveling doesn’t mean that the adventure and education will not continue.  This week we visited EdVenture Children Museum in Columbia (which is the biggest children’s museum in the South) where fun and education go hand in hand.  The hubby had so much fun I lost him for an hour while he went through the museum and played with all the neat gadgets by himself. The girls’ favorite part of the Continue reading

The Best Fries with a Burger on the side at the Boise Fry Company

Boise Fry Company 2

We learned about the Boise Fry Company on the Food Network when we lived in a stick house and said that if we ever started traveling that we were going to stop. Today we got that opportunity to stop and it was amazing.  Not only were the fries amazing but I was impressed at how good the burgers tasted. The BFC or Boise Fry Company specializes in french fries and they do no let you down.  They Continue reading

Unschooling Paradise Encourages Unschooler Road Trips for Learning Outside of School

Unschooling Paradise is encouraging unschooler road trips as a way to learn outside of the traditional school environment. The unschooling philosophy is based around helping children become more independent and curious about the world that surrounds them by providing educational opportunities at all times. An unschooler road trip offers a wide variety of opportunities for kids to learn while having fun with their family. Some suggestions including: visiting science centers, art galleries and zoos. Children Continue reading

Make fairy bread like they do in Australia and taste Vegemite

How to make Fairy Bread

Make fairy bread like they do in Australia and taste Vegemite Fairy Bread is a soft white bread, smothered in creamy butter and covered with as many colorful sprinkles (which are called 100 or 1000 in Australia) as the bread will allow.  This is a fun food made Down Under and used in kids party and really fun to make when learning about Australia. Take 2 on Australia day, where the girls and I made Continue reading