Today we’re sharing some fabulous family fun ideas, especially as the weather turns colder.
First up is one of my favorites from childhood, S’mores!
Make you’re own ready to go s’mores kit with these colorful robin’s egg blue paper crates that I got from the farmers market.
Instead of boring plan chocolate, use Reese Peanut Butter Cups.
Kids of all ages enjoy the dessert making activity!
Chili night is another family favorite, especially come football season!
Fabulous Chili Recipe
Ingredients: Serves 6-8
- 1 pound lean ground round beef
- 3 sliced and diced bell peppers (green, orange & red)
- 2 cans kidney beans
- 1 can diced tomatoes, undrained
- 1/2 cup water
- 5 Aidells Chicken & Apple sausages sliced
- 1 can corn
- 1 teaspoon of pepper or to taste
- 1 teaspoon of red pepper or to taste
- 1 packet McCormick’s mild or medium chili powder
- 1 teaspoon basil
- 1 teaspoon oregano
- 1 teaspoon parsley
In a large skillet cook beef, drain accesses fat and add to large pot. Sauté chicken sausage and bell peppers in skillet and add basil, oregano and parsley. Cook on medium heat for 8 minutes or until lightly brown. Remove and add to large pot. Add remaining ingredients; bring to a boil. Cover, reduce hear and simmer for 25 to 30 minutes. Ready to serve with Frito Lays and cheddar cheese.
To make Fabulous Turkey Chili (shown in photo #1) substitute the ground beef and follow the directions.
Styling and design – Sarah Sofia Productions
Photography – Sarah Sofia Productions