hearty veggie meatloaf

Hearty Veggie Meatloaf

I am always trying to trick my kids into eating more vegetables and one of the easiest ways i have found is by sneaking them into other popular dishes. Meatloaf is obviously the easiest since everything gets all mixed together and baked anyway. So I have spent the past couple of years perfecting the perfect […]

tangrams for chinese new year

Chinese New Year Tangrams

I’ve teamed up with Alli over at Made With HAPPY to bring you kids crafts from around the world!   As a middle level teacher I am constantly looking for ways to make my lessons more fun! The curriculum for 6th grade history here is Washington state is ancient. As in ancient history.  For each […]


16+ Indoor Kids Crafts

It’s almost spring and that means that we are nearing the end of the loooong winter season. Here in the Pacific Northwest we are cooped up inside for all these months and the thought of another one is down right depressing. Especially when you have kids!  So I went ahead and rounded up some of […]