Two yummy recipes that will use up some of that leftover halloween candy by Travel Parent Eat

Yummy Recipes to Use Halloween Candy

Well, after tonight you’ll have loads (bucket loads, pumpkin shaped bucket loads) of candy sitting around.  Do you let your children eat as much as they want in one sitting, or do you make them ration it out over the next several days? Check out our tummy ache debate.  My oldest doesn’t eat much candy […]

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Whipped pumpkin buttercream frosting + white cake = awesome, yummy cake balls! by Travel Parent Eat

Whipped Pumpkin Buttercream Cake Balls

Are you sick of pumpkin flavored everything yet?  Good, neither am I.  In my book there’s still another month (at least) to enjoy all things pumpkin. And I love this whipped pumpkin buttercream frosting sooo much, I might just make it all year round. Honestly, it’s like eating the creamiest pumpkin pie,ever. Did you ever […]

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5 Reasons to Visit Sapphire Beach Resort

**Thank you Sapphire Beach Resort for sponsoring this post, keeping it free for readers! 100% of opinions are mine. ** I recently had the pleasure of visiting San Pedro, Belize and staying at the Sapphire Beach Resort. The Sapphire Beach Resort is a quiet, secluded resort on the island of San Pedro, off the coast of […]

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DIY Minecraft Guy Costume by Travel Parent Eat

5 Tips to Make Your Own Halloween Costumes

Today my husband is actually helping me write this post because he is the King of Making Halloween Costumes!  Well, I know in this picture he’s actually the Witch King from Lord of the Rings, but he is awesome at making costumes.  And he loves it, and he inspires me in all the costumes we […]

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Getting to San Pedro, Belize

Guys, have you ever wanted to go on a paradise beach vacation? But didn’t want to spend a fortune to do so? Then let me suggest going to Belize. Off the coast of Belize you will find a few beautiful islands, Caye Caulker and San Pedro! It is a tourist mecca, and while there are […]

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A fun way to light Halloween night using supplies on hand by Travel Parent Eat

Lighted Halloween Garland from baby food jars

Halloween night is lots of fun, but as it is night, it lends to decorating with lights.  I’ve been working on gathering (and making) a few lighted decorations this year.  My oldest has really gotten into the spirit of Halloween this year, but he’s not much into the spooky stuff, so we’re trying to capture […]

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a quick, easy, allergy friendly dinner for any night of the week

Beef Stroganoff-Lactose Free and Gluten Free

My sister recently had her second baby and she has celiacs (read about my attempts to make her gluten free donuts).  I wanted to make her something yummy to eat the night she got home from the hospital  but  I’ve been in a dinner slump lately and I didn’t have a lot of ingredients on […]

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Fun and Easy Halloween Sign Post

Fun and Easy Halloween Sign with Free Printables

These signs have been around for a while, but I wanted to try some new tips and tricks, and make this a bit easier to complete. A while ago I pulled apart a bunch of pallets and sanded each plank down.  Then they sat (and sat) in my garage waiting for the perfect project.  Weathered, […]

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Jack ‘o Lantern Pancakes

Halloween is a fun time to do food activities. With witches, ghosts, pumpkins, monsters, mummies, vampires, and so many other fun iconic symbols, food activities are a sure way to bring holiday spirit into your home a little early! I love Halloween, and one of my favorite things to do is create cute little food […]

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the perfect fall cake, pumpkin, spice, caramel, and pecans, can't get much more fall than that!

Pumpkin Spice Cake with Caramel Pecan Frosting

  This is my favorite cake, and has been for quite a while.  Well, I actually changed things up a bit this year, and it was a great improvement.  My great-grandma used to make this cake for my grandpa’s birthday, and it became my favorite, so my mom started making it for my birthday.  With […]

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