Caramel Apple Martini from www.cookwith5kids.com 22
We love to create new recipes for school lunch, catering events, and for our family. When we were invited to participate in a cocktail creation challenge with Stirrings we knew it would be a fun winter break project. The Stirrings “Stir It Up Holiday Blogger Mixology Challenge,” is a tough […]

Caramel Apple Martini


New Year's resolutions with Babbleboxx full story at www.cookwith5kids.com 37
Happy 2017 everyone! When I was in kindergarten, I wrote a short story about the year 2020. My story was full of flying cars and robots doing all our work. Now we are right on the brink of a date that I thought would take a lifetime to reach. I […]

New Year’s Resolutions with Babbleboxx


avocado chocolate mousse www.cookwith5kids.com 41
Healthy desserts are common around here. After eating a nutritious dinner it is great to be able to offer the family a healthy dessert. Chocolate pudding or chocolate mousse is a family favorite. One way to make a healthy chocolate mousse is by using aquafaba, (the liquid in a can […]

Avocado Chocolate Mousse



Healthy Cauliflower Pizza full recipe at www.cookwith5kids.com 43
Cauliflower is an ingredient that most people love or hate. I love it. It is so versatile and also so good for you. Did you know that one serving of cauliflower has 75% of your daily Vitamin C? Cauliflower is very low calorie, and full of vitamins, minerals and fiber.  […]

Cauliflower Pizza


Healthy cranberry Muffins. Recipe at www.cookwith5kids.com 40
Healthy Cranberry Muffin Cranberries are a very healthy fruit. Did you know that a 1/2 cup of cranberries is only 25 calories? Cranberries are not only low in calories but they are also high in anti-oxidants, improve immune function, lower blood pressure, lower risks of UTIs, are an anti inflammatory, […]

Healthy Cranberry Muffin


Perfect Family Movie Night from www.cookwith5kids.com 36
Last night we had a perfect family movie night. Finding a movie that will not elicit groans from our 5 kids is not easy. Our family loves to watch movies together but we usually do it in small groups. The adult teens watch adult movies with Dad. The tweens watch […]

Family Movie Night



Gaylord ice exhibit. Full story at www.cookwith5kids.com 40
Need something fun to do with the kids during Winter Break? Head on over to the Gaylord Hotel at National Harbor and visit the ice exhibit. You can easily spend a full day walking around the National Harbor: shopping, eating, and completing all the activities at the Gaylord. We were […]

Gaylord ice exhibit is a perfect winter break activity


Men's Gift Guide. Full story at www.cookwith5kids.com 26
Buying gifts for the men in your life can be a difficult job. How many ties or socks do men need? We extensively tested all of the products that we are recommending today. These men’s gifts are not typically considered gifts for men, but the men in our family loved […]

Men’s gift guide


Tech Gift guide. All the best technology gifts to buy for the Holidays 2016. Full story at www.cookwith5kids.com 34
The latest technology is something most people cannot live without. We each want the fastest, most incredible technology that will make our lives easier and better in some way. However, finding the right technology products that actually do what they say they will, is not so easy. We have extensively […]

Tech Gift Guide



Tech gift guide for kids. www.cookwith5kids.com 30
Kids today have grown up with technology since birth. Naturally, a gift that uses technology is a smart gift idea. Today I am sharing the best tech gifts for kids. Our family is built around technology. We communicate with instant messages, and we rely on the latest technology daily. It […]

Tech gifts for kids