This sweet and tangy orange chicken recipe is a healthier, homemade take on Chinese takeout that your family is sure to love.

Orange Chicken Recipe for Kids

If your family loves Chinese food, they’ll love this healthier version of orange chicken. With fresh ingredients, it does not fall short on flavor. Orange Chicken Recipe for Kids   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 20 mins   Author: J.D., age 9 Serves: 4-5 Ingredients 1&1/2 cups orange juice…

Looking for fun food to serve on the 4th of July? This Uncle Sam hat is the perfect flag food to bring on your picnic or potluck celebration. You can't go wrong with DIY 4th of July food made out of fruit! My kids LOVE this - and it's SO simple to make!

DIY 4th of July Food: Uncle Sam’s Hat

The 4th of July is one of my all-time favorite holidays. I love celebrating our nation. I love the parades and parties. I love wearing red, white and blue. I love the patriotic decorations. And – most of all – I love creating fun 4th of July food! So I was especially thrilled to be…

With whole grains and raisins, these oatmeal bars are a healthier alternative to a typical cookie. Kids will love to cook (and eat) them!

Oatmeal Bars Recipe for Kids

A scrumptious combination of oatmeal, raisins and chocolate chips, this recipe is a crowd-pleaser. Created by 14-year-old Dan, these oatmeal bars will be fun to make with your kids. Oatmeal Bars Recipe for Kids   Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 15 mins Total time 30 mins   Author: Dan, age 14 Serves: 36…

Crispy and cheesy, this easy potato chip chicken recipe is not only delicious but also fun to cook with your kids.

Potato Chip Chicken Recipe for Kids

This chicken recipe, created by 12-year-old Austin, takes fried chicken to the next level. Covered in potato chip crumbs and topped with cheese, it will be a hit with everyone in your family. Potato Chip Chicken Recipe for Kids   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 25 mins Total time 35 mins   Author:…

15 baby book alternatives for the busy mom! Easily capture your child's most precious moments.

15 Baby Book Alternatives for the Busy Mom

When I became a mom, I finally understood why my baby book was virtually empty (with the exception of my birth certificate and footprint). Moms are busy. And when we finally find a few seconds for ourselves, I don’t know about you, but the last thing I really want to do is get out the…

A simple, slimmer Sloppy Joe sandwich recipe that the whole family will love.

Super Sloppy Sandwich Recipe for Kids

I think every kid would agree that dinner is more fun when the food is sloppy. So what could be better than a super sloppy sandwich? Super Sloppy Sandwich Recipe for Kids   Print Prep time 5 mins Cook time 20 mins Total time 25 mins   Author: Jean, age 9 Serves: 6-8 Ingredients 1…

Add these 10 sites to show your kids to the family bucket list.

10 Sites to Show Your Kids Before They’re 18

My family moved quite a bit when I was growing up, from coast to coast and everywhere in between. One of the perks of all of this travel was that we always explored attractions near our new hometowns and attractions along the way. From national parks to amusement parks, historical landmarks to museums, I’m very thankful that my…

If you're planning on hosting a summer party, you will love these 25 genius summer DIY summer party ideas! From decor to desserts, this list includes a little bit of everything!

25 Genius DIY Summer Party Ideas

If you’re planning on hosting a summer party, you will love these 25 genius summer DIY summer party ideas! From decor to desserts, this list includes a little bit of everything! 1. Water Bottle Party Labels by Taryn Williford 2. Easy Bandana Banner by Redbook 3. Squirt Gun Refill Station by First Home Love Life…

This simple recipe brings out the best of salmon. Great by itself or on a salad, it makes for a healthy and delicious meal.

Dinner Time Salmon for Kids

With five-minute prep time and simple, healthy ingredients, it’s hard to say no to this delicious recipe. Created by 7-year-old Elizabeth, this salmon recipe will become an instant staple in your kitchen. It’s a perfect salad topper, too! Dinner Time Salmon   Print Prep time 5 mins Cook time 20 mins Total time 25 mins…