Reader, I have no intention of boring you with words here. Let’s just say that hopefully we will have some snow days this winter and you might want something sweet to munch on. By keeping just a short list of ingredients on hand, you can be ready for an easy dessert when getting to the […]
It’s the time of year for pulling off a kitchen miracle – chunking some water, meat, and veggies in a big pot, simmer for a bit, and voila! It’s soup! Here are a few of my family’s favorite soups and stews. Some are easy, some take a little longer, but they are all hot and […]
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Our family has a couple of steadfast Thanksgiving traditions. The first is the Charlie Brown Thanksgiving kids’ lunch I always throw the day before Thanksgiving (read about that one here!), and the second is our annual Thanksgiving cider party. Traditionally thrown on the Sunday before Thanksgiving, the party signals the perfect start of Thanksgiving week […]
One of my favorite things as a child was helping my dad in an array of tasks. Whether it was cleaning the garage, organizing the tools, or building something – I was there. But the best task had to be helping with the garden. We not only had a garden in our backyard but also […]
Dinner time…oh, dinner time. I cringe at the mere thought of you. I dread the horror that awaits me, and the fact that I’m powerless to stop it. Every day dinner is on my mind. How can we get through this as painless as possible while still eating somewhat nutritious food? I’m going on seven […]
Pumpkin season is upon us folks and OKCMB has your guide to all things pumpkin in the Oklahoma City area. Whether you’re craving custard, cupcakes, or coffee we’ve got you covered. Check out the list below and let us know what your favorite local pumpkin treats are! Click the business name or link to find […]
Have you seen that meme that says “I thought I’d be a Pinterest mom, but turns out I’m more of an Amazon Prime mom”? Yeah? Well, that’s me. We are from a rural farming town in western Oklahoma and we are a little far from civilization (the nearest Wal-Mart is thirty miles away) so […]
It had been ten short days since the birth of my third child. Prior to my pregnancy, we had planned a vacation for just four weeks after our daughter’s birth date, leaving my husband with a significantly shorter paternity leave in comparison to my first two children. I was in what you might call a […]
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An Ode to Aldi Oh Aldi how I love you, And your bare bones, no frills inside. There’s no flashy eye candy Causing my kids to ask for things as we go by. Oh Aldi how I love you, And how it’s no big deal To bring a quarter for the cart So I can […]
Every family needs nights out. It’s always so great to hear those magic words: kids eat free here tonight! We’ve put our elbow grease into creating the most up-to-date list of restaurants that serve free or discounted kids’ meals with the purchase of an adult entree. The Oklahoma City metro area is large and we […]