Articles in Ellen Mecholsky and Crafts and Cooking

Confetti Popcorn Bars

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Celebrate National Popcorn Day with this fun take on popcorn bars. These no-bake bars are made with delicious gumdrops, and they’re bright, colorful, and appealing to kiddos.... Read full article

Savory Bread Pudding Muffins

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On the Plate.... Read full article

Pandemic Parenting, Amirite?

by Ellen Mecholsky on

I’m sitting here in front of my computer trying to think of something to write to all of you–something to lift up and inspire during this time of uncharted territory and endless new decision-making.... Read full article

Unexpected New Skills While Staying Close to Home

by Mari Walker on

Although stay-at-home orders didn’t turn me into a better homemaker, they did expand my horizons within the domestic sphere, and this old dog learned some new tricks. While my thumb is still black and my house is still…lived in…more time spent at hom... Read full article

Brainstorming Boredom Busters While Stuck at Home

by Mari Walker on

I love a good challenge, but at least four weeks (eight weeks?) at home with my girls, ages 8 and almost-4, may be my biggest mama challenge to date. I am committed to doing our part for public health and staying home as much as we possibly can. I am... Read full article



Cheeseburger Burritos

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It’s all about burgers and burritos with this dish. This tasty combo will have your kiddos asking for more, and you can change up the recipe so they can have their burger burrito any way they choose.... Read full article

Elf Food

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Create a snack that your child’s Elf on the Shelf will love with this delicious treat. Made with sprinkles, syrup, and Cheerios, this easy-to-make recipe will have all of the Elves visiting your home this season.... Read full article

Pumpkin Cupcakes with Candy Corn Buttercream

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Add some sweet to your season with these pumpkin cupcakes. These pumpkin spice cupcakes are made to look like candy corn with the colorful (and delicious) buttercream frosting.... Read full article

S'mores Nachos

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Prepare a sweet treat anytime in just five minutes with graham crackers, marshmallows and milk chocolate chips.... Read full article

Thumbprint Flower Pots

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