Paper Pumpkin: Crafting With Kids (bonus)

Dawnica Flatt, Stampin’ Up demonstrator, has prepared this fantastic little Halloween craft for you as a special Crafting With Kids bonus!! Happy Halloween! 1) Take a 8 ½ x 11 sheet of cardstock, cut strips ½” thick widthwise so your strips are 8 ½” long. You will need 12-14 for a large pumkin or 5 strips … Read more Paper Pumpkin: Crafting With Kids (bonus)

Not All Sunsets And Roses: Mis-Adventures in Parenting

Lest you imagine that dinner out with my family is always wonderful and delightful and ending with a giveaway on KamloopsParents.Com, I’ll be glad to fill you in on an adventure in the other direction. It was a family dinner and we were all out for a lovely evening, surely to be enjoyed and followed … Read more Not All Sunsets And Roses: Mis-Adventures in Parenting

Gooey Chocolate Caramel Apples: Kidz In the Kitchen

Karly, of Kustom Kribs is the Mom of two boys with a bun in the oven.  She reports on one of her Halloween traditions.

“At least once a year I make a candy apple of some variety.  This is the first of two batches I plan on making this holiday.  This set is heading to a Kids Halloween Party and we will be making another batch for my son to take to preschool.  This gooey traditional apple treat has been amped to also include chocolate AND sprinkles…sometimes great things do get better!

VERY easy recipe…just requires some organization.

Depending on how deep you dips your apples and of course the size

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Halloween Fun: Crafting With Kids

There are never a shortage of crazy and creative Halloween crafts floating around!

OnePrettyThing shares a fantastic Halloween Kids Craft Roundup.

Also, keep your pumpkin good for the cookin’ by painting it instead of carving!

The leaves are falling, so go and grab a variety of forms and rub them to create some creatively coloured leaf rubbings.

And, if you are a fan of capturing those moments in time… try these

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Greek Rice Salad: Kidz In The Kitchen (or just eating good food)

My Mom served this recipe the other night at dinner.  My kids devoured it so I thought I would pass it on.

By: Walk the Line
“Delicious. The avocado makes the dressing a little creamy, though feel free to leave it out if you wish. Best made the same day you are going to serve it.”