Giant Paper Mache Moon Project

Need a big moon for a school project? Or just for fun?! Here ya go!


Giant cardboard
Plastic grocery bags
Masking tape
Cereal boxes or other thin cardboard
Paper towels
Acrylic paint (Black, white, grey, glow in the dark)
Mirror hanging wire
Hot glue
Paper mache paste (equal parts flour/water)

Click HERE for the instructions

Lemon Lime Shortbread Cookies

Summer’s not over yet – Make these cute little cookies for your brood!


  • 1 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
  • ⅔ cup granulated sugar
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla bean paste (or pure vanilla extract)
  • juice of ½ fresh lime
  • zest of 1 small lime
  • dash of salt
  • 2 cups, plus 2 tablespoons unbleached all-purpose flour
  • ½ – ⅔ cup Lemon Curd
    For the glaze:
  • 1 cup confectioners’ sugar
  • juice of ½ fresh lime

Click HERE for the instructions

Spinach Artichoke Dip Pizza

Combine the flavor of your favorite dip with everyone’s favorite: pizza!


  • 1 pound pizza dough
  • 4 ounces 1/3 less fat cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1/4 cup plain non-fat Greek yogurt
  • 4 ounces defrosted frozen spinach, liquid squeezed out
  • 2/3 cup defrosted frozen artichokes, chopped
  • 6 ounces part skim mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • Pinch of crushed red pepper flakes and black pepper

Click HERE for the instructions