Month: July 2016

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Taco Pizza Recipe

Mexican Taco Pizza Recipe Turn a plain pizza into a delicious zesty taco pizza! If you’ve ever been to CiCi’s pizza buffet and tried their Mexican pizza you’ll love this taco pizza even more.  Here’s a quick way to liven up the plain grocery store pizza: Ingredients 1 cooked pizza lb lean ground beef 1package […]

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Applesauce Pancakes

Applesauce Pancakes Ingredients: 2 large eggs, beaten ¼ cup vegetable oil 2 cups applesauce 3 cups all-purpose flour 2 Tbsp baking powder 1 tsp salt ¼ cup sugar ¼ tsp ground cinnamon Directions: 1. In a mixing bowl, on low speed combine milk, eggs, oil, and applesauce. Mix for 1 minute until blended. 2. Sift […]

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World Heritage Sites in the United States

World Heritage Sites in the United States Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. World Heritage Site since 1987. “Heritage is our legacy from the past, what we live with today, and what we pass on to future generations. Our cultural and natural heritage is both irreplaceable sources of life and inspiration.” —UNESCO World Heritage Convention The United […]

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Crab Fries Recipe

Crab Fries Recipe   These delicious french fries go great with your favorite burger or Philly cheesesteak! Old Bay Seasoning is a blend of herbs and spices that is marketed in the United States by McCormick & Company, and produced in Maryland. It is produced in the Chesapeake Bay area where it was developed by German immigrant Gustav Brunn in 1939, and where the […]

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Easy Flip Flop Cookies

Flip Flop Cookies   These flip flip cookies are super easy to make and look great! Take them along to a pool party or BBQ and you’ll be the hit of the party. All you need to make these flip flip cookies is the following: -Nutter Butter Cookies -Candy melts from ACMoore or Michaels in […]

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Passport Application

Passport Application    If you are planning to travel to most locations outside the United States  you’ll need a passport for your trip.  If you are a U.S. citizen you don’t need a passport to travel to Puerto Rico or St. Thomas. If you don’t already have a valid U.S. passport, the time to apply […]

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Berry Spinach Salad with Berry Poppy Seed Dressing

Berry Salad Salad 8 cups spinach 1 cup strawberries, sliced 1 cup blueberries 1 cup red onion, sliced 1 cup grilled chicken , sliced 1 cup crumbled feta cheese Add all ingredients to salad bowl, drizzle with Berry Poppy seed Dressing (recipe below) and toss together. Dressing 1 cup nonfat plain yogurt 1/4 cup blueberries […]

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Family Travel – 500 Places to Take Your Kids

Family travel time is a great way to make lasting memories.  In the book, 500 Places to Take Your Kids,  you’ll find ideas for parents, grandparents, and kids to create a lifetime of shared memories while visiting destinations the whole family can enjoy.  There are cities, zoos, sports shrines, museums, castles, beaches, outdoor activities, and more, 500 […]

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TSA Travel Checklist

Travel Checklist Before Packing Please Note: Liquids, gels and aerosols packed in carry-on must follow the 3-1-1 liquids rule: 3.4 ounces or less per container 1 quart size, clear, plastic, zip top bag (all liquids must fit in bag) 1 bag per passenger Review the prohibited items list for both carry-on and checked baggage. If purchasing a baggage lock, […]

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Easy Way to Cook & Peel Hard-Boiled Eggs

Easy Way to Peel Hard-Boiled Eggs   Eggs are delicious and nutritious, and provide an excellent source of protein. One large Grade A egg contains 6 g of protein and only 70 calories. With 6 grams of the highest quality protein and 14 key nutrients, eggs provide the energy needed to keep you going. They […]

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Chalk Paint Table Before and After

Chalk Paint Entry Table Before And After… What a difference a little paint makes! Creating beautiful home decor and furniture pieces doesn’t require any special training.  You can makeover  store-bought pieces or flea market finds to look like they came from a French countryside cottage simply by using Chalk Paint. Making over this entry table was […]

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July 4th Snacks

  4th of July Snacks that are sure to please your whole family and are easy to make!   Looks impressive and this is really a quick and easy patriotic dessert!  Just take a clear glass and fill it with layers of blueberries, cool whip, and strawberries or raspberries; finish off this a sliced banana! […]

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Easy Lemonade Recipes

  Easy Lemonade Recipes Here are a few different easy lemonade recipes; give them a try until you find your favorite.  The first one is convenient for when you don’t have fresh lemons, it uses bottled lemon juice. Lemonade Recipe with bottled lemon juice 6 1/2 cups water 1 cup ReaLemon lemon juice from bottle […]

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Potato Salad Recipe from MomsTreasureChest

Potato Salad Recipe from MomsTreasureChest Ingredients: 2 1/2 pounds potatoes 1 Tablespoon lemon juice 1 Tablespoon salt Dressing Ingredients: 1/2 cup sour cream 1/2 cup mayo 1/4 cup fresh basil 1/4 cup minced fresh parsley 2 tablespoons white vinegar 1 teaspoon Worcestershire 1 teaspoon minced garlic 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1/2 teaspoon salt and pepper […]

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