Rainbow & Pot of Gold Muffin Tin

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We decided to go with a St. Patrick's Day themed muffin tin today and had a Rainbow & Pot of Gold muffin tin breakfast.  Our rainbow consisted of lots of colorful fruit and I (attempted) to make pot of gold pancakes.  Here is what we had in our tins:Red- strawberriesOrange- orangesYellow- banannasGreen - applesBlue- blueberriesPurple- grapesPot of Gold pancake at the end (I know it's a stretch!) I made some mini pancakes and arranged them on the pot for the Pot of Gold pancakes, this was my best … [Read more...]

Snowman Pancakes

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Today was a rare Saturday where we didn't have to get up and rush off to do something so I thought we would have a lazy day in our pjs with a fun breakfast and a Christmas movie.I saw this idea to make and decorate snowman pancakes on MTM and knew the kids would love it.  I started with my super yummy vanilla pancake recipe and then made snowman shapes on the griddle.I filled a muffin tin with goodies for the kids to decorate their snowman.  Our muffin tin had red hots, marshmallows, gumdrops, … [Read more...]

Muffin Tin Monday

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All month the theme is Christmas at MTM so today we used our new muffin tins from the dollar spot at Target.We have been in serious party mode and this weekend we had a Christmas party, Baby Shower and North Pole Breakfast so we have lots of leftover "party" food.  I decided to use some of that up today and here is what we had in our tin:Crackers, Flower shaped salami & cheese, Christmas tortilla chips, guacamole, strawberry yogurt w/red sprinkles and "snowballs"The kids ate every last bite.  … [Read more...]

Muffin Tin Monday – Make Your Own Pizza

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Today there was no theme over at MTM, so we decided to make our own pizzas.  I love doing this with the kids because they enjoy making their own creations, they tend to eat things they wouldn't normally eat and the clean up is easy!Here is what we had in our muffin tins:Pizza sauce, pineapple, Canadian bacon, turkey peperoni, mushrooms and mozzarella cheese and we used English muffins for the pizza The kids each got to create their own pizza and add their toppings.  Yummy and healthy too!  Don't … [Read more...]

Muffin Tin Monday – Thanksgiving Theme

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Today's theme at MTM is Thanksgiving so we had a fun and playful tin with Thanksgiving goodies.In our tin we have a turkey apple with cheese and grape feathers, popcorn/candy corn mix, craisins, a PB&J pilgrim, a cookie pilgrim hat and some carrots (we needed a veggie)The kids were so excited about the turkey and they did a good job of eating most of it!    I used some party printables from Shindig Parties to spiff up our muffin tin!  Shindig Parties has some of the CUTEST party supplies I have … [Read more...]

Muffin Tin Monday- Halloween

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Today's MTM theme is Halloween so we had a fun and festive Halloween Muffin Tin lunch.We had mummy hot dogs, spooky spider crackers, one-eyed monsters, pizza spider webs and wicked witch pudding. Our pizza spider webs didn't turn out quite like I had hoped, but the kids still thought they were yummy and fun. But the really star of today's lunch was our wicked witch...don't you just love her! Don't forget to drop by Muffin Tin Mom's to see what other fun Halloween Muffin Tins were created today! … [Read more...]

Muffin Tin Monday- Barnyard

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Today there is no theme over at Muffin Tin Mom's, so I decided to build our theme using left overs from our party this weekend.  The twin's turned 2 and we had a Barnyard Bash to celebrate.  Today our muffin tins are barnyard style... We had Chicken Nuggets, Garden Veggies with Ranch (carrots & apples), Chicken Feed (Chex Mix w/M&M's) and Pigs in a Blanket.  For dessert everyone got to have 1 Milk Dud (from the cow bottles).   It was fun to today's leftovers and as always the kids loved their … [Read more...]

Muffin Tin Monday – Movies

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Today's Muffin Tin Monday theme was movies...fun!  There are a zillion ideas that I could think of, but like usual I waited until the last minute to plan it and had to make due with what was on hand.One of Miss Aubrey's favorite movies is The Little Mermaid so we picked that movie for our MTM inspiration.  Here is what our tins looked like (kind of boring I know...)We had PB&J Mermaids (and a Prince), Cheese Stick Ursula, Yogurt w/blue sprinkles ocean and goldfish.Don't forget to visit Muffin … [Read more...]

“No food in the house” Muffin Tin Monday

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We just got back from vacation yesterday and I am trying to get everyone back on schedule and adjusted to real life. The month of July was crazy for us and we were in and out so much that I honestly don't think I have been to the grocery store in 3 or 4 weeks. Needless to say there is nothing to eat in our house.I love Muffin Tin Mondays because you can throw together a lunch with what little you have on hand and the kids get so excited, even though it is nothing special. Today's lunch was a … [Read more...]

Muffin Tin Swap

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Last year we participated in the Muffin Tin Swap hosted by Muffin Tin Mom and we were excited when she announced she would be doing it again.We got paired up with a Laura who is a momma to 3 boys, including adorable 10 month old twins! After a few questions I found out that her oldest loves Legos so I decided to build her swap package around that. You can see what we sent her by visiting her Muffin Tin Swap post here.I was super excited when our package arrived, I mean who doesn't love getting … [Read more...]