Quick and Easy Meatless Meals for Lent

Meatless meal ideas for Lent -- soups, casseroles, sandwiches, pasta, seafood and more!

During Lent, we abstain from eating meat on Fridays as a form of penance. (I have to be honest – I love fish and seafood, so it’s not that much of a struggle for me.) If you want to branch out from fried fish and salmon patties, I’ve got a great list of meatless meals […]

Shamrock Sandwiches – Perfect for Your Saint Patrick’s Day Party

These Shamrock Sandwiches are perfect for your Saint Patrick's Day party!

In our Irish Catholic family, a fun Saint Patrick’s Day party is always part of our spring celebrations. Our sweet baby Daniel Patrick was born on Saint Patrick’s Day a few years ago, giving us even MORE reasons to throw a party! If you’re looking for a fun lunch idea for a Saint Patrick’s Day […]

Irish Frosties – The Perfect Treat for Your St Patrick’s Day Party

Irish Frosties are the perfect dessert for your Saint Patrick's Day party!

Now that we’ve wrapped up Valentine’s Day, my children are anxious to celebrate AGAIN. They’re longing for a St Patrick’s Day Party! As an Irish Catholic family, Saint Patrick has always been highly revered in our home. A few years ago, we even scored an Irish blessing — welcoming our sweet baby Daniel Patrick on […]

Simple & Delicious Valentine’s Day Treats for Your Family

Looking for easy Valentine's Day treats for your kids? We love these delicious treats --- and so simple!

Who’s ready for a holiday party? Did you sign up for bringing Valentine’s Day treats to the classroom or co-op this year? Whether you’re volunteering or just want to make a fun surprise for your children, these easy Valentine’s Day treats (made from Rice Krispies) are sure to earn you some cool points. In our […]

Breakfast Muffins to Make Your Mornings Easier

breakfast muffin recipes for easier mornings

Looking for a way to simplify your morning routine? Tired of serving your kids cereal or toast? Take a look at some of our favorite recipes for breakfast muffins to break up the boring morning routine. Bonus? Most of these can be made ahead and refrigerated or frozen for later in the week. That saves […]