Category «In the Kitchen»

Cheesy Cucumber Cracker Cats

This is the final snack I’m sharing for Nuts.com: cheesy cucumber cracker cats. These are so quick to make, they’re basically a zero on the preparation scale. They are also a) healthy and b) delicious, and I discovered that I hadn’t made enough of them when the girls asked for more. Ingredients Round crackers (I …

Peanut Butter Apple Bats

This week I’m sharing these delicious peanut butter apple bats for Nuts.com. These are really simple and quick to make. My girls were initially wary of the peanut butter and apple combination but once they had tasted it, they gobbled the bats up like there was no tomorrow. Ingredients Apples Peanut Butter (We like the …

Yummy Pineapple Rats

Last week I shared these strawberry rats with you for Nuts.com. Today I’m sharing pineapple rats. These can work as snacks for AT-word lessons, or for letter P lessons. Ingredients A pineapple Pomegranate pips A carrot To make Peel and slice your pineapple. Cut each slice in half. Use a peeler or julienne shredder to …

Too-Sweet-To-Eat Strawberry Rats

If you read how we handled trick or treaters coming to our door last year and how I made Jesus lanterns with my daughters instead of Jack-o-lanterns, then you’ll know we don’t celebrate Halloween. I prefer to find ways to redeem Halloween, and use every opportunity to point my daughters to Jesus instead. When I …

What’s a ZOODLE?

In my effort toward healthier living, I’ve started looking at how to cut down my carb-consumption. Because I’d already planned to make spaghetti and meatballs to fit our letter of the week, I needed to find something to substitute for spaghetti. So I turned to Google, and discovered zoodles. (I really like saying the word. …