60$ weekly food budget family of 3

I have recently got a 2nd job, now that might sound crazy to some, being a single of 2 kids I don’t make much of an income. so I thought getting a 2nd job would make life easier. boy was I wrong. once I found and got that 2nd job. I had to find a babysitter for…

tips for flying with kids for the 1st time.

today I am going to talk about how my 3 yr old did on her first airplane ride, and hopefully give you some tips for making the trip easier, I was afraid that my daughter would get sick on the plane but it was just my luck as soon as we pulled up to the airport…

travel light with kids internationally

in a few weeks I will be embarking on a new journey, I will be traveling to London England with my 3yr old and 10 yr old girls, for 2 weeks we are only bringing 1 carry-ons .yes you heard me right only 1 carry-on, we will each have a backpack and I will be…

first time passport for single moms, ​and their​ kids.

I have to say when I started the process of getting our family passport I didn’t think it would be that hard, well it was it took me 2 weeks to finally turn in the paperwork with all the right documents so let we tell you what you will need to get a passport for your…

Pina Colada nice cream​

it’s been a cold winter here in Oregon, we have seen snow, got to build a snowman and went sledding, February has come and gone  I am ready for summer and what says summer like Nice cream and pineapple, what is great about putting the pineapple in with the bananas make it frothy. what you will need…

Valentine Day dipped oreo’s

Is everyone ready for valentine’s day?  Well we are, I had a great day making these decadent oreo cookies with my daughter Emma, it’s hard sometimes to spend time with your kids, between all the activities, school and work. Our lives are busy but it’s so important to stop and slow down, take a deep…

Chocolate chip loaf

I had intended on these being a chocolate chip bread/loaf but my loaf pan was in the dishwasher so you can make them either way but if you make muffins they only make 10. can we talk a little about my love for bread, for about 7 years I thought I had a gluten allergy I…

christmas pretzel rods​

these sweet and salty dessert is just the thing you need for a little pick me up this holiday season, it a great gift to put someone in the holiday spirit and will send there taste buds spinning with joy.   you wouldn’t think that these big salty treats could make memories for your family but…

chocolate pecan butter

it is such a challenge sometime to feed your kids healthy food, and trying to feed them at all. I know I have a hard time finding the balance. my daughter loves Nutella but it’s not the healthiest for her and with her younger sister watching her older sisters every move I don’t really want her…

Brownie cheesecake

This is a chewy brownie crust with a creamy cream cheese filling with a chocolaty gouache to top it off. if you are a brownie lover this cheesecake is for you. This brownie cheesecake has a rich chocolatey kick with a rich, creamy. Cream cheese filling that will make you want to keep coming back…