October 12, 2016
Chicken & Biscuits, a perfect warm comfort meal for a cool fall day! Here’s What You’ll Need: 2 Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breasts 4 Chicken Bullion Cubes 2 Envelopes of Chicken Gravy 6 Cups of Water 1 Can of Corn 1 1/2 Cups of Sliced Carrots 1/4 tsp of Thyme 1 tsp of Basil 2 Bay Leaves Salt & Pepper 1 Can of Ready Made Biscuits Here’s What to Do: Heat 4 cups of water to boiling and dissolve the 4…
October 4, 2016
October is here and Halloween is right around the corner! Here is a free downloadable coloring page for you and your little ones to enjoy!! If you’d like more coloring pages like this, subscribe to the Love My Big Happy Family newssletter!! You can get your subscribtion to the newsletter in the sidebar to the right! -> Get your Happy Halloween Coloring Page Here!
September 29, 2016
Scarecrows are a fun and friendly addition to any fall decor. I get mine out in September and keep them up all the way until Thanksgiving. Here’s a simple craft you can make to add some cheer to your home this fall. It’s simple enough that even the kids can make one of their very own! Here’s What You’ll Need: Large bottle with a neck Tissue Paper Modge Podge Acrylic Paint Twine Small Sheet of Burlap Felt Rafia Silk Flower…
September 20, 2016
Lunchbox Notes are a great way for parents to encourage kids while they’re at school! Just slip one into your child’s lunchbox to remind them “think positive thoughts,” “always do your best,” “I love you!” and other fun and important messages! Here’s a free copy of some Lunchbox Notes from Love My Big Happy Family. Just print, cut and slip in your student’s lunchbox! Get your free copy of Lunchbox Notes here.
August 16, 2016
I’ll never forget the day I delivered my youngest daughter Tarrin (Tara) to her second grade classroom. We had planned and prepared for this day. She was adorable in her new outfit! Her shiny new backpack was packed with just purchased school supplies. We’d talked about school starting every day for the last couple of weeks, we’d spent the previous evening making preparations and gotten into bed early. We’d gotten up early and had a good breakfast breakfast, we’d delivered her…
July 22, 2016
Here is a free printable sign for your Lemonade Stand, just because I love my readers! You don’t even have to sign up for my newsletter to get it! Although I would LOVE IT if you did!! Please, sign up for my newsletter in the sidebar to the right! Download your Free Printable Here. Printable with Blank Price Here. Read about a Kid’s Lemonade Stand. Here’s a Recipe for Flavored Lemonade.
July 21, 2016
July 20, 2016
One of summer’s big problems is bored kids! Mother’s live in fear of hearing those dreaded words, “Mom, I’m bored!” Mom’s often respond with words that are equally dreaded by kids, “I can find chores for you to do” or “why don’t you read a book?” That’s not what they want to hear! Kids just wanna have some summer fun and excitement! It seems that every summer, everywhere, kids and moms end up wracking their brains trying to come…
July 19, 2016
Nothing says “Summer” like lemonade and fresh fruit! These turned out so pretty and they were absolutely dee-lish!! Whip some up to refresh your family on a hot summer day. I simply used Minute Maid frozen concentrate to make my lmonade, but if you want to make your lemonade from scratch I’ve posted a recipe below. Here’s What You’ll Need: 4 Cups of Water 2 Cups of Sugar 2 Cups of Lemon Juice (about 8-12 lemons if you’ll be juicing…