Crispy FishSticks via Mom Blog Cookwith5kids 22
Fish sticks are perfect for even your pickiest eaters. Some of my children could survive on pasta and pizza alone. Unfortunately, it is a life lesson to eat more than your two favorite foods. My guest blogger today is Susan Conley from Cook the Stone. She is sharing her famous Crispy […]

Fish Sticks is a perfect kid friendly dinner


New York at Blogger Bash 36
New York City for my birthday? Yes, please! This was my third year attending Blogger Bash and it was so much fun. It always falls right around my birthday, and spending my big day with all my best blogging besties is amazing. This year the organizers made me feel like a […]

Blogger Bash 2017 and which toys will be hard to ...


Leap! Family friendly movie coming out in August 2017 33
Leap! is a new family friendly movie opening next month and we cannot wait. My daughter has always dreamed of being a dancer just like Félicie, the star of this movie. Not only does my daughter love to dance, she loves many of the voices behind the characters in this animated movie: […]

Leap! new family friendly movie opens next month



picnic summer giveaway from cicis 34
Summer is in full swing around here. We are enjoying some lazy days and relaxing evenings. Mom is taking a few nights off and heading out to dinner whenever possible. One question for you: Why does summer go by so quickly, and winter go so darn slowly? We are trying […]

Summer Giveaway with Cicis Pizza


Starkist protein snacks tear eat and go via Cookwith5kids @cookwith5kids mom blog 30
This post is brought to you by StarKist and The Motherhood. All opinions are 100% my own. StarKist pouches are the perfect solution for busy people. Gone are the days of needing a can opener to enjoy some tuna or salmon. No more drippy, watery, fishy spills to contend with. […]

Starkist pouches are the perfect protein packed snack


Gifts delivered by Stew Leonard's via Cookwith5kids @cookwith5kids mom blog 42
Stew Leonard’s is a chain of grocery stores in the Northeast of the United States. I remember visiting the Danbury, Connecticut, location more than 20 years ago. The staff was so kind, the food was so good, and it made an impression on me that has lasted over two decades. […]

Stew Leonard’s birthday gifts



Tiramisu cupcakes gluten free made with coconut flour via Cookwith5kids @cookwith5kids mom blog 44
Coconut flour is making a splash in the baking arena . Have you tried baking with it yet? It is not a simple substitute for white flour and can be a bit complicated to figure out. If you have only baked with regular flour, you will be in for a surprise if you treat […]

Coconut Flour and Gluten Free Tiramisu Cupcakes


BlogHer17 with Joy Bauer via Cookwith5kids @cookwith5kids mom blog 38
Attending Blogher17 was something I have looked forward to for the past year. It was perfect timing that this conference started the day after school ended. Running a school lunch program is not easy, but having the summer off is pure bliss. My last day of school was filled with goodbyes and hugs […]

Blogher17 Day One and meeting Joy Bauer


Make a Hydration Station with DASANI, vitaminwater Zero, and powerade ZERO and via Cookwith5kids @cookwith5kids mom blog #shop 38
Hydration Station: the best way to keep your family hydrated I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This content has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HydrateYourSummer #CollectiveBias This is a preview of […]

Hydration Station will keep your family hydrated this summer



Father's Day Gift Guide and Giveaway via Cookwith5kids @cookwith5kids mom blog 193
Father’s Day Gifts are so much fun to choose. We love to buy fun items for my husband, Dad, and brother. Do you need help with gift ideas for the men in your life? Our Mother’s Day Giveaway last month was amazing, but now it is time to celebrate the Dads and […]

Father’s Day Gifts and Giveaway