kitchen helper

Baking those cookies!

I had to giggle a ton when making cookies tonight with my three daughters. Delilah, my toddler, knows the general idea behind making cookies and was totally excited to get in on the fun. The only problem? she didn’t want to wait to mix everything together. She grabbed a spoon and went straight to scooping
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Delilah is One!

Delilah had her first birthday party yesterday!!! Olivia and Abigail did a fantastic job on baking the cake (I only put the pans in and out of the oven) and helped with a few small tasks. They made a Delilah troll with a pink face like Princess Poppy and then rainbow colored hair. I did
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Lovely cool, fall days...

                    I really have been enjoying the cooler weather. As you can see in some of the photos a lot of the trees in the mountains here have already begun their transition to fall as they make a nice little blanket of leaves on the ground.
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My birthday!

¬†My birthday was wonderful yesterday. My family spent it at one of the parks grilling and enjoying the natural scenery of nature. The girls had a ton of fun playing and being kids. They even decorated the birthday cupcakes for me! I couldn’t have asked for a better day! ūüôā  

recipe  cards?

I have been doing a lot of recipe searches online to learn more about eating the paleo / caveman diet. I have found so many ¬†wonderful recipes but don’t find it very convenient ¬†to run back and check the computer ¬†for the next step. I do like the tablet but worry I might spill ¬†something
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Gonna use our snowman kit!

Right now the girls and I are waiting for our game pieces to dry since we just painted them.  So what better way to enjoy the afternoon than to try making a little snack? I purchased this kit for like 50 cents at big lots when they had all their Christmas stuff on sale for
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Last night was suppose to be day four of our holiday sweets! I had fully planned to make sugar cookies but my youngest was not very happy really. She wanted lots of snuggle and huggle time and that would not be easy while making cookies. Especially since I have a tiny toaster over and would
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Last night was my attempt at making a jello sheet for the girls to try and make holiday shaped treats. I used the box of lemon flavor that Olivia selected. It did not come out as planned! A few of the shapes came out like they were suppose to, but for the most part they
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Day 2: Rice Crispy Treat Ornaments

Tonight’s baking was more or less a little cooking on the hot plate. I made a small batch of Rice Crispy treats and spooned it out into small clumps to let it cool a little and not be so sticky when my daughters got to help. I am still a little leery about them being
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