Moms Weekly Picks

Update every Tuesday by end of day for inclusion in the Sac Moms newsletter, which pulls at roughly 4am on Wednesday. The newsletter pulls up to 8 posts each week. Please remove the previous week’s posts.

Crazy for Crust
Key Lime Cheesecake

Jul 29, 2014
Key Lime Cheesecake

Did you know that June 30th is National Cheesecake Day? *Best Day Ever* Thanks to PHILADELPHIA, I’m starting the celebration early with my new favorite: Key Lime Cheesecake. Creamy, sweet, and just a little bit tart, this cheesecake is the perfect way to celebrate the best day of the year! Reasons why I love...

Banana Moments
How to explain monitoring your child’s texting and social media as love language

Jul 28, 2014
How to explain monitoring your child’s texting and social media as love language

When parents accept that they have legitimate authority for providing protective cover for their children, which is not the same thing as controlling them, then it is possible to express your passion for the child’s God-given liberty to think for himself. And because we are not in control of our child, rather the child...

Undercover Caterer
Plum Mascarpone Tart

Jul 28, 2014

This is about the easiest dessert ever, unless you are just scooping a block of ice cream out of the cardboard container into a bowl, or perhaps eating Cool Whip out of the tub with a spoon.  It’s just a few ingredients, a few minutes, and BOOM!  You’ve created a nice baked good that...

Surreal Housewife of Amador County
A Room of One’s Own

It’s almost that time of year again—the time when my kids go away for a summer visit to their dad’s house in Southern California for a couple of weeks. I miss my kids when they’re away, but not right at first. Right at first I do a lot of skipping, and singing, and then...

Tags:

The Sacramento Bee
Seeds: Lessons of California’s drought from 1976

“What have you done to save water today?”

That leading question could be asked any day this year, but it’s an echo from California’s past.

On a poster hung in schoolrooms and kitchens across the state, that query came from 1976 and a public service announcement printed by...

Tags: | |

Tates Kitchen
figs & prosciutto

Jul 25, 2014
figs & prosciutto

This combination of figs and Prosciutto might be one of my favorite summer bites.Quick to come together and easy to serve.  Every chef and cook I know is making some variation of this at this time of year. The only difficulty I usually have, is gr...

Amy is the Party
Summer Cocktail Recipe Round-Up

Summer Cocktail Recipe Round-Up

There have been way too many yummy looking cocktail recipes online lately. My goal is to slowly stock our bar cart for entertaining, all while trying a few of these...

Find more posts like this one at amy is the party

Follow the party!

rss subcribe

Tags: |

Just Paint It
DIY Tealight Jars

Jul 22, 2014
DIY Tealight Jars

This is a pretty project to make with any jar. Paint the glass and then dot designs with metallic paint to create beautiful patterns, then drop in a tea light.

The post DIY Tealight Jars appeared first on Just Paint It Blog.


Tags:

Foods for the Soul
Whole Wheat Strawberry Banana Muffins

Jul 21, 2014
Whole Wheat Strawberry Banana Muffins

An easy recipe for moist banana muffins studded with juicy strawberries. You won’t miss the fat in these lightened-up breakfast treats!     My first morning on our Tahoe family vacation last week, my eyelids groggily peeled open as my alarm sang out its annoying tune right next to my ear shortly after the sun...

Brown Thumb Mama
Crisp, Refreshing Watermelon Limeade

Jul 21, 2014
Crisp, Refreshing Watermelon Limeade

This is the perfect drink for a picnic! It’s cool, refreshing, and not too sweet. Ingredients: 8 cups cubed watermelon, seeds removed (I used half of a seedless watermelon) 1 cup fresh-squeezed lime juice 1/2 cup sugar Working a little at a time, puree the watermelon in a blender until... 

Keep Reading...


Tags:

Stay connected to Sacramento Connect

Follow Sacramento Connect on Twitter  Find Sacramento Connect on Facebook  Sign up for the Sacramento Connect Newsletter

Advertisement

Categories

  • Hot Topics (2)
  • Shopping (789)
  • Top Stories (3421)

Advertisement



Newest Partners