Today we did a little…ok a lot..less school work and a lot more baking.  You see Saturday is Tim’s birthday and the Derby Team planned a surprise party for him.  Unfortunately as it is my PT day I can’t be there.  Our “derby daughter” pulled me aside Tuesday night and asked if I could possible […]

Smore Ghosts

Campfires, marshmallows, chocolate, and ghosts… Well we have smores anyway.   We made Ghostly smores brownies with those holiday staples, peeps.   A nice graham cracker crust, layer of brownies, and toasted ghosties on top.  This was a pretty simple to make desert. You can find the recipe here Of course while we were […]


No matter how old my kids get they never get too old for things that pop or blow up.  I found this little activity and I was worried my boys were just too old, I should have known they would love it.   Boo! Bombs away Would you like to make these bursting specters?  They […]