Category Archives: Kitchen Adventures

Fruit Christmas Tree

Somehow, my Cheese Christmas Tree gets by far the most hits of any of my blog posts.  Who knew.  lol.  This year, we were tasked with bringing a fruit tray to Christmas and Raptor was insistent that it look like … Continue reading

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Tostada Turkey Lunch

While I was looking through my Thanksgiving pinterest board, I saw bunches of cute lunches like this one.  I’m just not a sandwich girl though.  So Raptor and I decided to make tostada turkeys.   They were yummy.  Raptor even … Continue reading

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Christmas Cookies

Things have been a bit crazy around here the past few weeks.  Raptor and I have been trading illness back and forth which has resulted in a bit of a forced bloging break.  I’m back though!  I’m still working on … Continue reading

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Blogger Fail

Man, I have really fallen down on the blogging lately.  Sorry!  I’ve just been reading a ton lately and not crafting very much.  I’m hoping that once we hit December I’ll be more in the crafting mood.    I am … Continue reading

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Homemade Healthy Creamsicles

It’s time for another Zoku post!  I make regular popsicles for Raptor and the girls with some frequency, but Raptor Dad wanted to mix it up and make creamsicles. First he put in some juice to make the outside shell. … Continue reading

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Chicken Stock

I started making my own chicken broth y’all.  I know, I know.  Even I think I’m crazy.    It’s just so darn easy and so darn tasty! First, roast a chicken.  Our current favorite is to put some lemon slices, … Continue reading

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Zoku- 1 year later

Last year I got a Zoku for my birthday and I thought that it was just about the coolest thing ever.  In fact, I wrote a whole blog post about it here.  And one year later?  It’s still the coolest … Continue reading

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Valentines!

I may have gone a bit overboard with Kate’s valentines this year.  I just couldn’t help myself!  Kate’s requests were to have hearts and butterflies so I thought about making these, but Kate’s school said not to send any candy … Continue reading

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Marshmallow Pops

I saw these on Pinterest and knew that I had to make them for our Valentine’s Day party! Given my somewhat, shall we say, erratic success rate with Pinterest I figured we would be wise to do a trial run. … Continue reading

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Crockpot Chicken Tacos

I’ve decided that it’s kind of pathetic that I’m a grown-up and I can’t cook.  Time to rectify that!  One of my goals for January is to cook at least one meal a week.  First up was KA Chicken Tacos. … Continue reading

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