Inspire Me Wednesday Linky Party {Issue 132}

Inspire Me Wednesday Linky Party Outdoor Craft, Recipe and Sewing Features {Adventures of Mel}

This week's issue comes to you chock full of fresh inspiration for spring/summer. Things are winding down with the school year, the weather's starting to warm up, and hopefully, the sun is shining in your neck of the woods today. Be sure to check out this week's features, and link up your posts below. Feel free to share the things you've been {Read More...}

Paper Crown Kids Craft and Pretend Play

Sometimes it’s good for us, as adults, to pretend like we’re kids again. While this paper crown is a fantastic kids craft, it’s also a fun craft for pretend play with your kids, especially when you have a handful of Goldfish crackers. Yum and fun! #GoldfishTales

Sometimes, as adults, we kinda forget what it was like to be a kid. Admit it... It's probably been awhile since you donned a paper crown and pretended to be a prince or a princess. My kids have the ability to take me back to my childhood, and that's exactly what happened with this project. Packages of Goldfish® Princess crackers inspired me to go {Read More...}

Inspire Me Wednesday Linky Party {Issue 131}

Inspire Me Wednesday Sewing, DIY, travel, and recipe features {Adventures of Mel}

I'm not gonna lie. The last few days have been a little rough, and I've been in need of a LOT of inspiration myself. This party couldn't have come at a better time. Usually the best medicine when you're feeling down is to focus on someone else. This week's features are an inspiration in and of themselves, whether you need to cook something, craft {Read More...}

Tex-Mex Omelette Recipe

An omelette breakfast is a family favorite. How to make Tex-Mex omelettes using tenderloin tips, vegetables, and cheeses. Breakfast just got tastier than ever.

Breakfast is one of my favorite meals of the day, especially on a holiday or a weekend when we might be a little more free to do as we wish. I love a good omelette, and Dan makes the absolute best omelettes in the world. When you combine Tex-Mex and the ever delicious omelette... well, you've got a winning omelette recipe and a yummy breakfast {Read More...}

Inspire Me Wednesday Linky Party {Issue 130}

Inspire Me Wednesday food, gift, travel, and Mother's Day features {Adventures of Mel}

This one goes out to all the moms. While a few of today's features really don't have anything to do with Mother's Day, a handful do. You'll find a couple of special, meaningful gift ideas, along with recipes that Mom may like. Check out our features and link up your posts below. Wishing all of my fellow mothers a very Happy Mother's Day this {Read More...}

Family Dinner: Creamy Tortellini Alfredo

Bring your family back to the dinner table with a spring inspired, Tuscany inspired recipe for Creamy Tortellini Alfredo, a simple family dinner recipe that takes very little time to make, giving you more time with the ones you love. And don’t forget to add a few special touches to the table; after all, it’s the little things in life that are worth celebrating.

When it comes to dinnertime, I'm just going to be honest. We don't always sit down at the table together. Some nights we sit on the couch. It's true. A recent conversation with other moms in our homeschool group gave me food for thought, no pun intended. That conversation, coupled with the opportunity to create a Tuscan-inspired, spring-inspired {Read More...}

Join the Summer Adventure: Brain Chase Giveaway

Join the online summer learning adventure for kids, Brain Chase; it’s a global treasure hunt with summer activities for kids that involve reading, writing, and math, all to help keep kids sharp over the summer months. Plus, there’s a REAL life treasure to be found!

A few weeks ago, I introduced you to Brain Chase, an online summer learning adventure for kids. It's a program to help keep kids learning throughout the summer months, when they might otherwise lose some of what they learned during the previous school year. Brain Chase is geared to keep kids sharp through the summer months; that way when they hit {Read More...}

Inspire Me Wednesday Linky Party {Issue 129}

Inspire Me Wednesday Gift, Recipe, Travel, and Craft Features {Adventures of Mel}

We're almost to May, only two more days! Spring is such a beautiful time; we were reminded of that this past weekend when we finally had a sunny day to plant some of our garden. It was gorgeous outside! This week take some time, get outside, even if it's only to sit on your back porch for a few minutes or step out to get the mail. Just take a {Read More...}