Candy Coated Baby Chick Peanut Butter Cookies...

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Looking for a fun and easy spring treat to make with the kids? These tasty dipped cookies will have them “peeping” with delight as they make cookies that look just like baby chicks with tasty peanut butter inside. Here’s how to make them. Ingredients 2 Bags Wilton Yellow Candy Melts 1 bag Nutter Butter Cookies… Continue Reading…

#FamilyDollarMore4Less – Chicken Garlic Al...

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  Two Kids and a Coupon is a Family Dollar Blogger and participating in a compensated recipe challenge. All opinions, great deals found and frugal shopping skills are completely and totally our own.   Looking for a quick, easy and tasty meal to make this week on a budget? Recently Family Dollar challenged myself along with several other… Continue Reading…

What is April Fool’s Day and Fun Kids Apri...

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April Fools! Has anyone played a joke on you yet today?? So what is April Fool’s Day anyway? According to Wikipedia, April Fool’s Day (which is sometimes called All Fools’ Day) is an informal holiday that is celebrated every year on April 1st. It is not a national holiday, but is actually widely recognized and celebrated in various countries… Continue Reading…

Gooey Crescent Roll Cinnamon Roll Recipe...

Cinnamon Rolls

  Looking for an easy breakfast treat to make with ingredients you probably already have on hand? These gooey cinnamon rolls are super easy to make (even with little ones helping!) and are very tasty to eat. Here’s how to make them! Ingredients 1 to 2 rolls of tube crescent rolls (depending on how many… Continue Reading…

Chocolate Banana Split Cupcake Recipe...

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  Cupcakes and Ice Cream are two of my favorite things!  Why not create a cupcake that is banana split inspired?!  That is what one of our food contributors  did with this very yummy cupcake topped with bananas, whipped cream, and toppings.  This super easy recipe is quick and simple to make, and lots of… Continue Reading…

Cooking With Kids – Hippity Hoppity Bunny ...

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  Although we’re still buried under snow and sub-zero temps here in Iowa, we’re at least dreaming of warm weather, sunshine, grass and Easter fun heading our way!  We’re looking forward to moving into a new home here at Two Kids and a Coupon and also to hosting our very first Easter gathering with our… Continue Reading…

Cooking With Kids – Easy Chili Recipe...

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    It’s snowing… again here in Iowa tonight and that means even more cold and winter weather is on its way. Much like most of the country, we’ve had the winter that won’t end here, and that has meant lots of time snuggled up indoors with friends and family enjoying comfort foods and each… Continue Reading…

40+ Breakfast Recipes to Try – Let’s...

Breakfast Recipe Ideas

    Looking for some great new breakfast recipes to try out for your family? These delicious breakfast and brunch recipes rounded up from some of our blogging friends make for some fabulous spreads and yummy treats you’ll definitely want to try out!  Click on the links below to check out these breakfast recipe ideas… Continue Reading…

5 Baby Foods You Can Make at Home...

How to Make Home Made Baby Food

  Picky food choices in toddlers usually stem from when the child was a baby. If you limit your child’s food choices you will have a toddler that doesn’t like much to eat at all. If you buy baby food in a jar, you could be spending more money than you need to, plus you… Continue Reading…

Feel Like Baking a Warm Treat? 25 Delicious Brea...

25 Delicious Bread Recipes Edited

  Does this cold winter weather have you wanting to bake something warm and toasty for your family to enjoy? Check out these 25 delicious bread recipes from around the web that you can try out at home for a fraction of the cost of buying in stores. Click on the links below for recipes… Continue Reading…

3 Quick & Healthy After School Snack Recipe...

Healthy After School Snack Recipes

    Looking to make healthier after school snacks, but don’t have much time to do it?, especially to make healthy snacks.  These great, healthy snacks are easy to make for those busy days when you need a little food pick-me-up the most.   Cream Cheese Ball Nope, this isn’t your typical cheese ball! Ingredients:… Continue Reading…

3 Amazing Cookie Recipes Under 100 Calories a Se...

Low Calorie Cookie Recipes

  Enjoying your desserts and not consuming many calories can be a challenge, but not with these great cookie recipes. They are all 100 calories or less per cookie and they taste fantastic. Low Carb Peanut Butter Cookies Watching carbs can help you lose weight, but that generally means you can’t enjoy things like cookies…. Continue Reading…

Cooking With Kids – Baked Butternut Squash...

Baked Butternut Squash French Fries

  Looking for a new way to get your kids to eat their vegetables? These baked “fries” are actually squash in disguise, but cut into handy strips like one of kid’s favorite foods.  They’re always a hit at our dinner table and are lots of fun to eat.  Here’s how to make them. Ingredients One… Continue Reading…

3 Yummy Cupcake Recipes Under 200 Calories...

Low Calorie Cupcake Recipes

  Making delicious cupcakes can be fun, but if you’re on a diet or trying to watch what you eat it can be frustrating, too. Not with these great recipes, though! They are all 200 calories or less per cupcake and they don’t taste like they are low-calorie.   Moist Chocolate Cupcakes Ingredients: 1 10-ounce can of… Continue Reading…

Easy Homemade Baked Potato Chips in The Microwav...

Homemade Baked Chips

Want a fun and easy version of baked potato chips that you can make right at home? These easy to make chips can be done in minutes in your microwave, and you can make a variety of flavors using seasonings you probably already already have on hand at home. Here’s how! Ingredients:  Several large potatoes… Continue Reading…