DIY Dessert - Dipped Oreo Team Treat

  Everyone loves a good cookie right? Believe it or not these sporty cookies are actually Oreos in disguise! These fun treats are perfect for a sports-themed birthday party, for your graduate at senior night, or for the end of the year team party. Trying to raise money for a big competition or tournament? These cookies would …

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This 30 minute chicken asparagus is absolutely delicious!  Even my picky 5 year old cleaned her plate the last time I made it, and that’s saying a lot! 😉 Ingredients: thawed or fresh chicken breasts (number will depend on how many you are serving) jar of spaghetti/marinara sauce sliced Swiss or Provolone cheese bunch of …

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One of the best ways to save money on groceries is to plan your meals and your shopping list ahead of time. The reason this helps to save money is because with a plan in place, you know exactly what you’re going to get before you go to the store and avoid impulse purchases which can get …

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Make-Ahead Freezer Hot Turkey/Ham & Cheese

Happy Wednesday, Friends!  When we were doing our $100 Amazon Gift Card giveaway, many of you left comments about what you would like for use to post about in the future.  The hands-down most requested topic is for quick meals! We are going to do our best to bring you quick-meal options!  You might have …

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 My kids go through a LOT of granola bars.  They know there is a “one bar” limit in our house per day, but they always test me to see if I will break! 😉  The thing with granola bars is that they feel a lot like dessert (especially the chocolate chips ones).  I will admit …

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My kids love roll-ups!  I’m not sure what the obsession is with them, but I’m OK with it.  They are versatile and easy sandwiches to grab-n-go.   They are also a perfect food to take with you on busy weeknights or weekends. Roll-ups If for some reason you are unfamiliar with roll-ups, here’s the basics: …

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The  Stuffed Loaf  is a favorite in our house! It is a perfect grab and go meal. Meat, cheese and vegetables, everything you need for dinner, is inside the loaf! The recipe makes 2 loaves (my food-devouring kids eat both of these for a meal!). If your family won’t eat both loaves, you can freeze …

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We all have those times when we don’t want to think about dinner and just want something EASY.  If you need a quick meal or appetizer, then you should try this 5 minute Margarita pizza!  (It does take 20 minutes to cook but the prep is only 5 minutes, so it makes for an easy …

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Whip up these quick Cinnamon Roll Twists in just minutes. Perfect for a savory breakfast or for dessert. These are a hit with both kids and adults!

Do you envy those who spend the entire afternoon making a batch of homemade cinnamon rolls all the while your kids are ranting and raving about how wonderful those cinnamon rolls look and smell? Heck, you don’t have an entire afternoon to spend in the kitchen! Want an easy  and quick alternative? You (or even …

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There are days that I have to plan ahead for dinner…the days that are non-stop and evenings with a million activities!  Do you have them?  (That’s probably a silly question…we ALL have them, right!?!)  They are normally days that are completely filled with tasks/activities at every waking minute.  On these crazy days, I like to get dinner …

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There was a time in my life when I wouldn’t have touched a Brussels sprout…BUT, I had never had them roasted!!  So if you are thinking you don’t like Brussels Sprouts, maybe it’s time to give them a second chance.  I am a pretty picky eater, so if I like them, then they MUST be …

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This time of year is all about comfort food!  I love the smells coming from a soup simmering on the stove.  It makes the house just feel cozier.  I don’t know about you, but the cold weather doesn’t seem to slow down the evening activities all that much!!  We still have things going on throughout …

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There are those days that I plan ahead for dinner and it makes my life SO much easier!!  They are normally days that are completely filled with tasks/activities every waking minute.  On those days, if I remember, I like to get dinner started that morning before the chaos begins.  I stubbled upon a slow cooker …

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Soup season is here! I’m always looking of new quick soup recipes for those nights that we are running kids around, what about you? A quick soup is great to make and leave warming…especially when you have people eating at different times. My family loves this taco soup because it tastes amazing and I love it because of …

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For Valentine's day make 5 Minutes Easy Heart Pretzels, grab a cute little container, attach the free printable label and your treats are ready to give!

There’s so much to be said for giving a handmade treat instead of just something off the store shelf. Handmade treats don’t have to be hard or even take long to make. This Valentine’s Day you can make these 5 Minute Easy Heart Pretzels, grab a cute little container, attach the printable label and your …

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It’s COLD here in Indiana…which means it’s chili season in our house.  We love all different kinds of chili but this recipe is one of our favorites and the absolute BEST part…it only takes 20 minutes to make.  It’s really simple to make and is so delicious! Ingredients:  1 pound of ground meat (beef or …

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Easiest Ever Meatball Soup

Need a super, super fast meal on a cold winter night? This is the easiest ever Meatball Soup.  You can have this in the pot, ready to cook in less than 5 minutes and ready to eat in less than 15! The ingredients are ones that you might typically have on hand.  I know I …

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This post brought to you by Cuties. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Sports Mom Survival Guide. We all want our kids to be healthy. (Especially after the holidays, when they’ve had so much sugar!)  BUT sometimes it can be hard to get them to eat things that are good for them, …

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Have you ever needed a dessert supper fast??  These peanut butter bars take about 15 minutes to throw together and require no baking so they can be made in a flash! Ingredients:  1 1/2 C graham cracker crumbs, 1 1/2 C powdered sugar,1/2 C melted butter, 1 C peanut butter, 1 bag of peanut butter chips, 1 bag of …

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When our family is in the midst of sports craziness, I like to try as much as I can to still feed them with filling, fuel-filled meals. Our family has a “Eat Out” rule…simply that we get one meal out a week and it’s a meal that we all gather at together. This helps feed …

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A perfect, non-messy, on-the-go meal. Sloppy Joe Hand Pies are easy to make eat OR make ahead and freeze. Either way, your family will love them!

Easy meals = awesome. Easy on-the-go meals = even better. Easy on-the-go MESSY meals = disaster! Such a simple solution for you. If your family love sloppy joe’s , but needs an on-the-go solution, try out these Sloppy Joe Hand Pies. You can simply make your favorite Sloppy Joe recipe, or use mine below. Even the …

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I’m always looking for yummy, quick and EASY treats to hand out to friends and neighbors this time of year.  I grew up in Texas and my grandmother makes pecan pralines every year for Christmas, but I can’t seem to ever make them just right…so this recipe is a great substitute!  This recipe for praline …

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You find the perfect Christmas Cookie recipe to add to your list of family favorites with one of these 21 Festive & Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes.

The Christmas season speaks to my heart because I find myself in the kitchen…a lot. I love every bit of time while baking away for family, friends and neighbors during the holidays. I love that the kids pull up a chair to either help, sit and talk or even just grab a taste or two! …

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It’s crockpot season!  This slow cooker corn chowder is absolutely delicious and the beauty of this recipe is just how easily it comes together.   It takes a few minutes of prep but other than that, it’s a dump and go recipe.   Ingredients: ½ cup chopped onion 2 cups diced peeled potatoes 6 pieces of …

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Easy Homemade Chicken Kolaches

Not long ago I mentioned to my teenager that I believe he thinks about food more than he thinks about girls and his simple response back to me was, “I do!” This truly reminds me that “the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach” and was resonated once again last week…here’s what happened: We were at …

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