Archives for September 2012

Kid’s Fall Craft: Decoupage a Mason Jar Candle

This Fall, add a little warmth to your home with an easy Fall Leaves Candle Jar! A fun, inexpensive craft that is easy enough for little ones to help create. This is also a perfect gift idea for a special grandparent, teacher, friend, or relative. Our family absolutely fell in love with the way our […]

Saturday Show & Tell #30

This Week’s Saturday Show & Tell Sponsor: Krista from Usborne Books This week, Cheerios and Lattes is hosting an online Book Fair sponsored by Usborne Books! How fun is that! Pajamas, coffee, no makeup, bare feet… you’d never get away shopping for books like that anywhere else! So invite your child to curl up on your lap and check […]

Book Fair Week @ Cheerios and Lattes!

Usually it was in the library; the coins jingled in your pocket as you made your way with anticipation to the library where Scholastic or Toll book clubs would display hundreds of popular books for you and your classmates to purchase. There was something about being able to call a book your own that was […]

Easy Gourmet Popcorn in a Bag

A rainy day tradition at our home is cuddling under a blanket, watching a movie, drinking chocolate milk (milk for the boys; coffee for me), and eating popcorn. Recently I tried a new way of making popcorn and we fell in love! It sort of makes me laugh even saying that I had no idea […]

Play to Write-Write to Read: Week 8

 Welcome to Week 8! If you are joining us for the first time, I encourage you to first read Play to Write-Write to Read: Week 1. Then, be sure to come back and join us for this week’s play group activities! Welcome back! I can’t believe we have been together now for 8 weeks! Time […]

NEW Iron Chef Mom Link Party- Begins Oct. 2nd!

Cheerios and Lattes is teaming up with 6  fantastic mommy bloggers who love to cook, bake and share their recipes… TO PRESENT: Iron Chef Mom Link Party! The following blogs will be hosting the weekly Tuesday Link Party: Mackenzie- Cheerios and Lattes Trish- Mom on Timeout Camille- Growing up Gabel Kelly- Semi Homemade Mom Kristi- […]

Crockpot Flank Steak with a Kick!

Flank Steak with a Kick is a fantastic recipe for your slow cooker! Flank Steak on its own isn’t extremely tender, however with you combine it with the spices below and allow it to cook all day in your crockpot, it falls apart with the poke of a fork! While my husband and I love […]

Saturday Show & Tell #29

This Week’s Saturday Show & Tell Sponsor: Arm & Hammer Spinbrush My Way Toothbrushes Arm and Hammer is offering 2 Spinbrush My Way Toothbrushes to a lucky Cheerios and Lattes reader!  Enter now for your chance to WIN!  a Rafflecopter giveaway Click HERE to read more about our family’s experience with Spinbrush My Way Toothbrushes and […]

Arm & Hammer Spinbrush My Way Kids Toothbrush {Review & Giveaway}

 They arrived just in time! I was just about to buy new toothbrushes for both of our boys as the Spinbrush My Way Toothbrushes were delivered to our boys! I wasn’t quite sure how Little Brother (22 months) would feel about a Spinbrush®, as he isn’t always the biggest fan of brushing his teeth, but […]

Garlic Grilled Asparagus

Need an easy healthy side for dinner tonight!? Garlic Grilled Asparagus is on of our absolute favorite vegetable recipes. It is the perfect side dish for just about any meal. When we are grilling our dinner, we just toss the garlic asparagus on the grill as well.  When we are cooking indoors we will just […]