Posts in School Day Snacks

How to decorate oranges

How to Decorate Oranges as Animals

March 22nd, 2016

We’re showing you how to decorate oranges as animals using Halos mandarin oranges. It’s a perfect snack & craft for school parties or afterschool snacks.

Minion Cakes

How To Make Your Own Edible Despicable Me Minion

July 3rd, 2013

Minions like bananas, my munchkins like sweet treats.   With┬áDespicable Me 2 movie coming out this week, I decided to take advantage of the rainy weather and make yummy minions with my kids.   Supplies to make Edible Despicable Me Minions Snack cakes that are shaped like minions (We used Tastykake Dreamies) Wilton candy eyes…

Grands Pizza

Pillsbury Grands Pizzas Great Afterschool Snack or Easy To Make Dinner

April 10th, 2013

With warmer weather come sports, after school activities, playing outside and losing track of time leaving mom a frazzled mess. On those nights when we need a quick and easy dinner I let the kids make their own pizzas with Pillsbury Grands biscuits. Ingredients to make mini pizzas 1 package of Grands biscuits 1 jar…

Enjoying Dole Fruit Parfaits

Super Spring Snacks with Dole

March 22nd, 2013

  Doesn’t he look happy? I love when I can give my kids a snack that they enjoy that is also healthy for them. We’ve loved Dole fruit products for a while. Their canned or plastic bowls of fruit make great snacks anytime of the day. Their frozen fruits are perfect for smoothies or baking…

Snowman Cupcakes

November 28th, 2012

Baking fun on a snow day   Recently, we were hit with our first snowstorm of the year. It sure did look pretty but, nobody I talked to was ready for it yet, including the kids. It was to cold to go outside, and then the temperatures warmed up and the snow started melting before…

tie dye cookies

Tie-Dye, Psychedelic, Beatles-Inspired Cookies

March 16th, 2011

This week the Kindergarteners at my son’s school are hosting a Beatles Musical Performance. The Kindergarten students will get together to sing and act to some of the best of the Beatles music. And, of course, the baking mom I am I signed up to make refreshments. Now, when I sign up to make something……