Month: August 2011

Cooking on WIC1 Homemade Onion Rings
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Cooking on WIC: Homemade Onion Rings

WIC foods needed: Onion, Bran cereal, Eggs 1.Cut the ends off onions, peel off outer layers and slice onion into 1/2 inch slices and separate ( the ones in my picture are too thin #FAIL) 2.Grind up your favorite Fiber cereal ( either Bran flakes, or Corn flakes work great) * optional – add your […]

Organizing Odd Socks1
Homemaking

Organizing Odd Socks

Odd socks. We all have them. I usually have several, with 6 people, laundry is never ending. For a couple of years now, I have been organizing my odd socks with plastic clothes pins. Every house I have lived in has had one of these wire shelves above the washer and dryer. As I fold […]

Rewarding Positive Behavior Marble Jar
Parenting

Rewarding Positive Behavior: Marble Jar

I am a firm believer in rewarding good behavior. Children quickly learn they love the feeling of being rewarded for something good. Many children act out as a way of attention anyhow, so why not receive good attention? In our house, we use the marble jar for good behavior. I have 2 jars; from the […]