Treating Winter Skin with Mad Gab’s

Winter is finally here and for our family, the drastic change in temperature demands we pay better attention to our skin. Wind, cold and bright sun can be especially hard on sensitive skin like ours. CP#1 is prone to chapped lips, and MP, who runs outside throughout the winter months, has rough hands and feet. And whether we are cross …

Homemade Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

The team has been on a homemade granola kick lately, sampling a variety of recipes to find which we like best. MP decided to take granola a step further and make homemade granola bars for school snacks. We all agree the homemade version is ten times better than boxed. The satisfying granola bars are flavorful, moist, and naturally sweetened with …

Christmas in a Can

While shopping around, MP discovered a little boxwood tree planted in an embellished soup can and thought, “The team can make that!” This is a simple planting project for little ones, but it does require some cutting and measuring by an adult beforehand. You’ll need: • Craft paper or cardstock • A small boxwood tree, evergreen or poinsettia plant (we …