I went to Hobby Lobby in search of something to use to make cute cut outs for dough. I found fondant cutters in pretty flowers, leaves, hearts, dots, etc.. They are great for creating beautiful pie crusts!! I can't wait to experiment with more!
I tried The Pioneer Women Mexican Rice recipe and loved it. I did have to make some changes to it because the recipe made way too much for us and it was a little too spicy for my kids. Here is the recipe that I tried and it came out great. 2 Tbsp canola oil [...]
This week I have been on this lemon kick. I searched Pinterest and found this yummy recipe for Lemon Whippersnaps. I had absolutely no idea what a whippersnap was but the recipe looked pretty easy. 1 box of Lemon cake mix 2 cups of Cool Whip 1 egg, lightly beaten 1 Tbsp lemon zest 1 [...]
Buddy Sports is a special needs athletic program hosted by the YMCA in Flower Mound, TX. The program started about 10 years ago when Mr. Keny McClurg moved to the area looking for a sports program for his son. At that time, the YMCA only offered a baseball program. They came together and started the [...]
My husband and I are finally almost to the point where we can take the kids out to eat and have a peaceful meal. I have actually had a couple of pleasant meals out in public with them in the last couple of months that didn't involve screaming, spilling, crying, not eating, crawling under the [...]
I do cooking lessons with my students that involves the use of a stove and oven. The goal is for my students to learn simple recipes that they will be able to do independently at home. I wanted to make sure they would know what to do if something caught on fire while they are [...]
Texas Cheer Allstars, formerly Texas Cutez, has a place for EVERYONE! I had the privilege of spending cheer practice with their amazing special needs team. The team has a total of ten athletes with boys and girls of all ages and abilities. The team does both cheer and dance. I watched their fun routine to [...]