Author Archives: Susie Chadwick

10 Easter Crafts for Preschoolers

Easter and Spring are fun times full of great craft ideas for preschoolers.  Whether you have little ones who want to make an Easter treat, or a group of preschoolers over for a playdate, there’s something fun for everyone. Here … Continue reading

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Easter Bunny Cake (Easy)

I’m a fan of easy shape cakes that can be cut from basic cake pans. Shaped cake pans are expensive and take up so much room.  This Easter Bunny Cake is made from two 9-inch rounds. How to Make an … Continue reading

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Olive Garden Breadsticks Copycat Recipe

An Olive Garden breadsticks copycat recipe has been eluding me for a while. I tried several breadsticks recipes that were too dense, way too salty, or too flavorless.  I finally settled on this recipe, which is actually very similar to … Continue reading

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Rice Krispies Easter Eggs

Rice Krispies Easter Eggs are an easy Easter treat to make and decorate with kids.  Use M&Ms in Easter colors, pastel Sixlets, or any other small candies you like. Rice Krispies Easter Eggs 3 tablespoons butter 1 package marshmallows (40 … Continue reading

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Easter Cupcakes: 10 Easy Easter Cupcake Ideas

If you’re looking for an Easter treat, these Easter Cupcakes ideas are all much easier than they look! Fun for kids, and everyone else at your Easter gathering, these cute cupcakes can be made from box mixes, and easily decorated. … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day Green Caramel Corn

This was my first time making caramel corn and I can’t believe what an easy treat it is to make.   There is no baking involved, and you don’t need a candy thermometer. I used a basic caramel corn recipe … Continue reading

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Disney Snacks: Best and Worst Snack Deals at Disney

One of the best Disney tips to save money is to bring your own snacks. The meals and Disney meal plans aren’t a bad deal, but you’ll save a considerable amount by bringing in your own snacks.  However, sometimes the … Continue reading

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Weekly Menu Planning Method #3: Calendar

Weekly Menu Planning Method #3: Paper Calendar This menu planning method is proof that making a menu plan doesn’t have to be complicated.  If you keep a paper calendar, just write your menu plan down on the calendar for the … Continue reading

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DIY Olympic Medals (Kids’ Craft)

These DIY Olympic Medals are as fun as they are easy to make.  Pretend Olympic Medals make for great imaginative play.  Hold sock speed skating races in your kitchen. Or let the kids come up with their own Olympic Events, … Continue reading

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