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Pumpkin Cheese Ball {Monday Meals}

Pumpkin Cheese Ball {Monday Meals}

Ok… a pumpkin cheese ball isn’t exactly a meal, but we sure enjoyed yesterday at lunch.  It was so easy & so cute!

I adapted a fiesta cheese ball recipe I found, by adding jalapeno ranch mix & habanero salsa.

Pumpkin Cheese Ball Recipe - plate


Pumpkin Cheese Ball Recipe - supplies

Pumpkin Cheese Ball Recipe - supplies

Pumpkin Cheese Ball Recipe - wrap

Pumpkin Cheese Ball Recipe - crumbs

Pumpkin Cheese Ball Recipe - indent

Pumpkin Cheese Ball Recipe - stem

Pumpkin Cheese Ball Recipe - plate

Pumpkin Cheese Ball Recipe - bite

16 ounces softened cream cheese
2 cups grated cheddar cheese
3 Tbsp salsa (I used habanero to make it spicier)
3 Tbsp chopped green onions
1 Tbsp jalapeno ranch mix (optional)
crushed nacho cheese doritos or tortilla chips
bell pepper stem (I was cooking fajitas, so I already had a bell pepper)

If you’re looking for more fall activities for kids, check out our 50 Fall Activities for Kids blog post.



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Pumpkin Activities for Kids {Weekend Links}

Pumpkin Activities for Kids {Weekend Links}

Fall is flying by and pumpkins are all around us.  So, let’s try a few pumpkin activities for kids . . .   Question: Do you know any other pumpkin activities that homeschoolers might use? You can leave a comment by clicking here. As a bonus, we have FREE Fall Printables (including the 2 mentioned… Continue Reading

Fire Safety Week & Activities for Kids {Monday Meals}

Fire Safety Week & Activities for Kids {Monday Meals}

Fire Safety Week is next week. Have you talked to your kids about fire safety? Do you have a fire escape plan for your home? While talking about fire safety, why not have some fun with these fire safety week activities for kids – yummy! Your kids will love these because they involve . …. Continue Reading

I’m a Grandma . . .

I’m a Grandma . . .

On the first day of  October, I got a text from Jesse (son-in-law) saying they were at the hospital & he’d let me know if they were staying.  Our tile man was coming in a few minutes to measure our kitchen.  As the tile man walked in the door, Jesse texted saying they were admitted… Continue Reading

Fun Physics for Kids {Weekend Links}

Back in August, I asked for topics you’d like us to cover this year.  One of those was fun physics for kids … making physics fun for your kids.  So, that’s what I’m sharing today.  Check back regularly for other topics you requested! Click on any image to get more details.   How To Learn… Continue Reading

9 Fall Activities for Kids with 9 Fall Books

9 Fall Activities for Kids with 9 Fall Books

I had so much fun looking for fall books you can read with your kids. Some of these are ones we read together as a family when my kids were young. And to make this post more helpful to homeschoolers, I’ve includes fall activities for kids that you can use with each book. It’s like… Continue Reading

5 Simple Ways Wives Respect Your Husbands {Marriage on Mondays}

5 Simple Ways Wives Respect Your Husbands {Marriage on Mondays}

This semester I’m part of a great group of ladies who are hosting an Apples of Gold Bible study.  We have 5 “seasoned” ladies (yep, I’m part of the older group) & 9 younger moms.  It’s been a blast, so far! Last week our Bible study was about wives respecting their husbands.  I’ve written about… Continue Reading

Johnny Appleseed Activities – Apple Smiles {Monday Meals}

Johnny Appleseed Activities – Apple Smiles {Monday Meals}

Johnny Appleseed’s Birthday celebration is this Thursday, September 26. So, enjoy a fun apple snack. This is so fun and healthy.  Yep, you read that right!  This is a healthy, apple snack. What apple snacks do you serve your own kids? I have a Free Apple Activity Guide for you.  Besides math, writing, reading, science… Continue Reading

14 Books About Apples & Apple Crafts

14 Books About Apples & Apple Crafts

I love reading books with kids and doing a corresponding craft or activity.  So, I was inspired to share some fun books about apples that you can read with your kids. For each apple book, I’ve included corresponding apple crafts. Whether you’re looking for apple activities for kids or preschoolers, you’ll find a great book… Continue Reading

Johnny Appleseed Story & Activities

Johnny Appleseed Story & Activities

Two weeks from today is Johnny Appleseed’s birthday so let’s celebrate.  This post includes the Johnny Appleseed story, Johnny Appleseed activities & lots of fun.  Just keep reading! Just leave your email below & we will send our FREE Johnny Appleseed Story & Activity Guide (along with printables) immediately. Email * I Want the ‘Johnny… Continue Reading