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  Oatmeal Walnut Cookie What does oatmeal make you think of? For me, oatmeal is very comforting. I have eaten steel cut oats for breakfast for the past 15 years and it really gives me a sense of calm every morning. Adding oatmeal to a cookie is a great way […]

Oatmeal Walnut Cookie


Elementary Aged Kids Gift Guide. Full story at www.cookwith5kids.com 36
Younger children can be difficult to buy gifts for! Children in grades K-6 need some great gifts this year and we have 6 perfect suggestions for you. Elementary school age kids want the newest technology like their older siblings, but parents and relatives often prefer to buy non-technology related gifts. We have […]

Gift Guide for Elementary School Age Kids


Holiday Gift Guide for Teens. What do you buy the teenagers in your life? Full story and gift ideas at www.cookwith5kids.com 31
Teens are sometimes difficult to buy gifts for. I have four sons who are in the teen range 19,17,15 and almost 13. Buying gifts for these 4 guys is not so easy. These 4 gift ideas have passed their intense testing and have been given the thumbs up.  I hope this gift […]

Teen Gift Guide



TUNG tooth cleaner. Full story at www.cookwith5kids.com 53
Health starts with good oral hygiene, and having fresh breath is extremely important. We all want to be as healthy as possible and live a long time. But what many people do not realize is that the tongue is the place that bacteria is held and can be the cause […]

Good oral hygiene begins with the TUNG cleaner


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I was invited to be a part of the Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap last month and of course I said yes! Whenever food bloggers get together there is something delicious involved. Each person was given the task of making 12 cookies and then carefully shipping them to 3 other […]

Graham Chocolate Chip Cookies for a swap




Easy "Brie"zy Fruit Crescent Rollups with Annie's Organic Crescent Rolls. Full story at www.cookwith5kids.com 36
  Is it really December? This year has flown by, just like every other year does.  In December we typically bake a lot more than we usually do.  We often rely on refrigerated doughs and boxed baking mixes to help us in the kitchen.  Annie’s is one of our favorite […]

Annie’s Great Bunny Bakeoff with Organic Crescent Rolls


Hands Down Touchdown with Kirk Cousins. Full story at www.cookwith5kids.com 44
When we moved from Maryland to Virginia we noticed many distinctions between the two states.  One of the scariest differences we saw immediately was that it felt like everyone in Virginia was on their phone WHILE THEY WERE DRIVING! Yes, I am shouting here. People think it is ok to […]

Kirk Cousins wants to help keep Virginia roads safer


High Protein Chocolate Pudding Pie with ProYo. Full story on www.cookwith5kids.com 42
Have you heard of ProYo high protein Frozen Yogurt tubes? These tubes of deliciousness come in 4 flavors, vanilla, banana vanilla, dutch chocolate, and blueberry pomegranate. We first met the team behind ProYo at Expo East in Baltimore.  The mini blogger tasted this treat and declared it delicious.  She was […]

Protein Pie is the chocolate pie with a secret inside



Holiday Gift Guide for Foodies. Full story at www.cookwith5kids.com 18
Buying a gift for a foodie friend is a pretty easy job. They love to eat and they often enjoy cooking as well.  I have 5 unique gifts your favorite foodie will love. Gift Guide for Foodies: 1.Nutri Ninja Nutri Bowl DUO: This small appliance is so much more than […]

Gift Guide for Foodies