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Ice Tray Treats: Hearts All Around


Pin It   Ice Tray Treats: Hearts All Around: For this Muffin Meal, there are oranges, celery, pepperoni, cheese and kiwi Fun Bites hearts, and M&Ms for dessert.    The girls polished off this entire Muffin Meal. Big D can be hit or miss with celery, but she was loving them in little bites like this… no ranch dipping requested! Not once. So that was awesome The muffin tin I used is actually an ice cube tray from the Target Dollar Spot….

Ice Tray Treats: Heart Explosion!


Pin It   Ice Tray Treats: Heart Explosion! In this cube tray there are heart shaped pepperoni, oranges, cheese, marshmallows, spinach, bananas, candy, carrots, grapes, apples, gummies, pears, cereal, tomatoes and more cheese. Thank you to Bent On Better Lunches for the heart carrot tutorial I didn’t have a chance to make an “adult” appetizer to post today, but I did make the girls this fun heart sampler for the girls. The LOVED…

Soda Cupcakes with Ice Cream Frosting (


…try it out. Boy am I glad I did! She paired these cupcakes with a vanilla buttercream frosting, but when I saw ice cream frosting, my mouth instantly started watering! These little cakes are sooooooooo easy to make, and actually make the cupcake a heck of a lot more healthy then your normal cupcake. I bet you are all wondering why they are called Soda Cupcakes. Basically all you do is mix together a box of cake mix and a can of your favorite sod…

Always Soft and Chewy Rice Crispy Treats

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…ever had a crispy treat that was dry and crunchy? It’s the worst, right?!  Growing up, my mom made these treats all they time…and guess what? They were ALWAYS soft and chewy rice cripsy treats. Her secret? BUTTER. The extra butter in these bars will leave you with the always coveted chewy treat.  For holidays, have fun cutting these treats into different shapes and or add colorful food sprinkles for the occasion. Because these treats

Easy Halloween Monster Rice Krispie Treats

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    Here’s a fun little treat for the spooky season: Easy Halloween Monster Rice Krispie Treats  . These are just like my regular Always Soft and Chewy Rice Crispy Treats, but with a spooky (and delicious) twist. First you dip the tops of the treats in melted chocolate (because what dessert doesn’t go better with melted chocolate)? They’re a little hard to handle when they’re warm and gooey, so you might want to chill them in the fridg…

Ice Cream Cone Cookies

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…weather is on it’s way.  And no…. I don’t know, what DOES that mean?” Big D: “The ice cream trucks are going to start coming around our block!” Oh boy was she heartbroken to hear that we still has WEEKS of cooler weather and that the ice cream trucks weren’t coming the next day. I had seen these cookies on Pinterest awhile  ago and knew this was the time to make Ice Cream Cone Cookies  !   Ice Cream Cone…

Best Sunburn Treatment

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…ool sunburn relief with the soothing treatment of aloe.  Best Sunburn Treatment Here is what you need: Aloe Gel ice cube tray Directions: Fill ice cube tray with aloe gel and freeze. Once frozen, you can leave in tray or remove cubes and store in a plastic bag in the freezer.  Rub on sunburn as needed.  Do you love Family Fresh Meals? Never miss out on a FUN new meal or idea and SIGN UP to have my posts sent right to your inbox! It’s EASY PEASY!…

Easy Homemade Ice Cream Sandwiches

Animal Ice Cream Cookies

Don’t give all your cash to the ice cream truck this summer! Make your own cool treats!   Cool off in the kitchen with the kids this summer and create your own animal-shaped ice cream sandwiches together. These easy homemade ice cream sandwiches are a cinch to make,  and talk about fun! Head on over to Betty Crocker  to see how to make this treat!  So easy and so yummy!  CLICK HERE to see the details! Do you love Family Fresh Meals? Never…

Wild Eats and Adorable Treats

Wild Eats and Adorable Treats - fun food for kids

…my bread and butter, so I knew I had to get my hands of this amazing book by Jill Mills. Wild Eats and Adorable Treats takes cute food to a new level, but still keeps it doable for busy parents. Love that!                   This handy book is full of simple, healthy recipes that kids will enjoy because all the meals resemble their favorite animals. You’ll find bright photos and easy to follow dir…

No Bake Easter Nest Treats

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…ring!    Are you ready to check out my newest creation for These adorable No Bake Easter Nest Treats are no ordinary nests. This scrumptious recipe uses the new Chex Mix™ Popped Sweet & Salty snack mix for the base of your cute little nests. The Chex Mix™ Popped  snack mix is addicting alone, but add in marshmallows and candy eggs, and you have an Easter treat all your guests will LOVE! Not only is this the perfect recipe to…

The Best Copycat Shamrock Shake

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…ve the luxury of having this tasty dessert anytime of year.    I also love the fact that I can use our favorite ice cream brand or use a lower fat version for my husband and I.     NOTE: If you are feeling super sneaky, you can also add in a handful of baby spinach. My kids can never tell the difference, and it makes the shake even greener       The Best Copycat Shamrock Shake (serves 2) Ingredients 3 cups vanilla ice cream1 1/3 cup whole milk1/2…

The Best Skinny Margarita Recipes

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…  Serves 4 Ingredients: 15-10  frozen strawberries 2 peaches,  peeled and chopped4 ounces tequila 1 cup crushed ice12 ounces sparkling water Directions: Place all ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth. Lime Sorbet Skinny Margarita (about 100 calories per serving)  Serves 4 Ingredients: 1 lime, cut into 4 slices1/4 cup sugar 4  cups (2 pints) lime sorbet4 oz tequila  Directions 1. Start by rubbing  the lime wedges around the rims of 4 gl…

Lunchbox Ideas with PlanetBox Review & Giveaway

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…well-balanced meal quickly and easily.   As you can see, there are several pre-proportioned compartments in the tray, that are the  perfect size for fruit, veggies, sandwich, and treats. This Rover set also comes with two small round containers that fit into the tray compartments, The Little Dipper (shown in the top right) and The Big Dipper (shown in the bottom left and right)  perfect for any sauce or food that might leak. PlanetBox has many di…

Busy Mom Life Hacks

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…has a section. Yes, if you have a bigger family, you might need a larger one or more than one. But they stack nicely, so that shouldn’t be a problem. In the morning and at night, you just bring out the whole tray, and the last person can simply place the tray under the sink or in the bathroom closet. To learn more about all the fun experiences girls and volunteers have at Girl Scouts, And to see what new flavor…

Pumpkin Pie Smoothie

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…to use for the smoothies, fresh fruit will work just fine. If using fresh fruit, make sure to add a handful of ice to the other ingredients before blending. The frozen fruit just adds that cold element to make an ice cold drink. Pumpkin Pie Smoothie serves 2 Ingredients:  1/2 cup canned pumpkin 1 cup milk or almond milk 1 medium banana, frozen (if you have a fresh banana, just add 1 cup of ice) 1 Tablespoon honey 1/4 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice (…

Cinnamon Roll Smoothie

Cinnamon Roll Smoothie - -- Such a yummy smoothie!

…to use for the smoothies, fresh fruit will work just fine. If using fresh fruit, make sure to add a handful of ice to the other ingredients before blending. The frozen fruit just adds that cold element to make an ice cold drink. Cinnamon Roll Smoothie Serves 2 Ingredients: 1 cup vanilla almond milk 1/2 cup vanilla Greek yogurt 1/4 cup old fashioned oats 1 Tablespoon brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon ( or 2-3  drops of Cinnamon Bark Essential Oil…

Halloween Bark – Fun Halloween Food

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The season of tricks and TREATS is upon us! PS….. this only takes minutes to make. This Halloween Bark has become an October family tradition. Each year my girls  get super excited to make what they refer to as,  Spooky Food! This fun Halloween food is such a great recipe for the kiddos to help out with. First of all, it only takes minutes to make. There are no long waiting sessions for the kids to endure. While the adults are melting the…

In Corey’s Kitchen

What’s In Corey’s Kitchen? (Posts may contain affiliate links. If you purchase a product through an affiliate link, your cost will be the same but Family Fresh Meals will automatically receive a small commission. Your support is greatly appreciated.) Bento Boxes    Bento Box Accessories     Muffin Meals & Ice Tray Treats     Chef Corey’s Kitchen Must-Haves!   How do you make that food look so good?!  …

How to Make PERFECT Hard Boiled Eggs in the Oven

Perfect Eggs everytime

…HAD to give it a try. Ok people. This is a game changer. Eggs go in the oven for 30 minutes, then in a bowl of ice water to cool. That’s IT! You wanna know the BEST part? The peel practically slides off in one piece. I kid you not! Here is what you do.  Preheat your  oven to 325. Some of the posts I found  said between 325-350. My eggs turned out perfect at 325. If you know your oven runs cooler, try out a higher temp.  PLEASE  DO A TEST R…

Banana Split Smoothie

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…ut I would much prefer my kiddos sipping on this fruit and yogurt packed smoothie, than a handful of cookies or ice cream.  It’s also fun to surprise the kids with a Banana Split Smoothie for breakfast. Seriously, wouldn’t this be a super awesome way to start the day?! Note: If you do not have frozen fruit to use for the smoothies, fresh fruit will work just fine. If using fresh fruit, make sure to add a handful of ice to the other in…