Need a quick and easy meal idea for busy nights? Add these Cheesy Chicken Sliders to your menu and watch everyone devour the loaded dinner rolls when you place them on the table.
*This fall I am partnering with Red Gold® as a brand ambassador creating recipes using canned tomatoes. As always, all opinions are 100% my own.
We have started to realize how much we do for our kids now that they are older. I don’t mean things like provide housing, food, clothing…the basics. I mean beyond that. The mom instinct in me cleans up after them in the kitchen, living room, and bathroom because that’s what I’ve done since they were little.
Don’t get me wrong. All three of our kids have chores that they are to do daily and weekly so that they learn to be responsible. The problem is that the busier we have gotten has caused them to get lazier about picking up after themselves. They have started to leave their dirty dishes all over the counters and clothes all over their rooms. Without giving it another thought, I have been grabbing the dishes and washing them because that’s what a stay-at-home mom does, right?
Wrong. My husband pointed out that I was causing this problem to get bigger. Unknowingly, the cleaner in me was letting my kids get away with just piling the dirty dishes in the sink. The rule now is if you dirty it, you wash it. If they leave clothes on the floor, they pick them up. And I’m trying really hard to stick to these rules because they are old enough to be helping out and learning how to run a household. [Read More…]