Making Raisins

Making raisins - sun science for kids
I’m actually not a raisin fan, which is weird since I love grapes. But I won’t let my dislikes interfere with my posts. I love the idea of crafting or doing projects with kids, especially when they are young. Even … Read More...

Fat-Free (Almost) Doughnuts

fat-free almost doughnuts
Mmmmmm donuts…. Just what the Dr. didn’t order. Okay, they are somewhat fat-free, so it will be okay to eat one or two right. Plus, they are mini, so you won’t feel quite as guilty if you eat more than … Read More...

Valentine’s Day Cupid Kabobs

cupid kabobs
During the holidays, we are okay with letting more sweets in the house than normal. But we also try to make sure that there are some healthy alternatives to counter the extra sweets. This is a great snack after school … Read More...

Star Wars Wampa Cake

Here is a cake for the Star Wars fan! There are other Star Wars desserts that you can make with this cake for your Star Wars theme party. I guess if you aren’t a Star Wars fan, you can pretend … Read More...

Cheese and Carrot Coins

cheese and carrot coins
Sometimes you have to make the foods interesting again. Yes, it’s so much easier to just pack some carrots in a bag or get the pre-cut cheese slices to throw in the lunch pail. But it can be boring after … Read More...

Mini Calzones and Dipping Sauce

mini calzone and dip
Everyone loves to eat finger food!
Here is a recipe that can be used for your Sunday football parties, after school snack or an appetizer during the holidays. Something to warm you and fill you up at the same time.… Read More...

Pumpkin Snack Mix

Pumpkin Snack Mix
Snack anyone? This would be great at a party, after school snack, sleep over or family game or movie night. Plus, great fun with the kids in the kitchen. They’ll never know they are learning, while helping you measure out … Read More...

10 School Halloween party snacks

10 school halloween party snacks



It’s almost school Halloween party time, which means you should be seeing those party food sign- up sheets any day now.  What are you going to bring?? If you are looking for something besides the typical cupcake or … Read More...

Backside Black Cat Cookie

Please let this black cat cross my path! To me black cats are beautiful and this one looks to cute too eat!

My what a dull childhood my poor daughter has had. I wish my creativity would flow into the … Read More...

Easy Mini Spider Donuts

The itsy, bitsy spider climbed onto your kids plate! I’m sure they will be happy to get rid of these spiders for you!

How cute would these be for a party or an afternoon snack. And the best part is … Read More...

10 Halloween treats for kids

10 Halloween treats for kids - CraftGossip



Kids love Halloween and they REALLY love Halloween treats.  Your children will enjoy making (or for the very little ones, helping to make) these easy treats and drinks.  There’s no shortage of ghosts, mummies, and brains on this list.  Kids … Read More...

Homemade Cheese Crackers

Homemade Goldfish Crackers Tikkido

Cheese crackers!

Nikki at Tikkido shows us how to make a cheesy cracker with just four ingredients. You can shape them into any shape you want or just cut them into squares. Make sure you dot (poke holes) the dough. … Read More...

How to make a beehive in your backyard


Yes you can do it and it’s easier than you think.

No, you don’t need a degree in Melittology (scientific study of bees) or be an apiarist (although either of those can’t hurt).

All you really need to do is to … Read More...

Frozen Cake


I feel like the last person left that hasn’t seen Frozen or heard the full soundtrack. It is on my to do list for this summer. Save it for one of those rainy days or maybe one of the hot … Read More...