17 Basic Cooking Skills Everyone Should Know

17 Basic Cooking Skills Everyone Should Know

Do you wish you could cook nutritious, homemade meals for your family but you don’t have the basic cooking skills to begin? When I was younger, I really wanted to make wholesome meals for my family, but I just didn’t know how. Over the years, first I mastered tacos from browned ground beef, a packet of taco mix and some taco shells. 

For years that was our standby meal because it’s really all I knew how to make that was good. I made mac and cheese from a box and ramen noodles. That was what we could afford at the time. I also didn’t understand the importance of healthy, fresh, chemical free food.

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Keeping your Sanity with Routines in Home Daycare (With free printable schedule)

Keeping your Sanity with Routines in Home Daycare (With free printable schedule)

Working out daily routines in home daycare is one of the most important things you’ll do to make your days successful. Knowing what is coming next helps everyone’s day run more smoothly. Check out this super easy way to plan your schedule and even get a free printable version of what’s worked for me for 23 years of home daycare. There is nothing more important than a daily schedule for kids.

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Ultimate List of Gifts for Preschoolers

Ultimate List of Gifts for Preschoolers

Thinking of gifts for preschoolers can be sometimes be tricky. It’s hard when you don’t have small children in your home to know what they would like and what is safe for them. I have been caring for preschool age children for 23 years and I have some great ideas to share with you to help you get something the child will love.

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How to Make Easy Sausage Balls (with real food)

How to Make Easy Sausage Balls (with real food)

Looking for something new to feed your family? These sausage balls are super easy, and are made with real food ingredients.

I wanted to add some new menu items to my childcare menu and I thought of the idea of a sausage ball recipe. People serve them as hors d’oeuvres at parties, but they are really just cheese and sausage biscuits. I knew they were incredibly easy to make, but they use Bisquick baking mix and I don’t use boxed foods like that.

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Jeff’s Superfood Pizza for Picky Eaters

Have a kid that does not want to eat yummy, healthy food? Does not even want to try a tiny bite? Today we have a guest post from Olivia Johanson from Every Home Remedy. She’s going to share with us one way she is working through picky eating with her son with this superfood pizza her husband makes.

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