Category Archives: Food

DIY projects, ideas, and inspiration about food.

Nacho Pie – Quick & Easy Dinner Recipe

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CampbellsShortcutMeals #CollectiveBias Though exciting, back-to-school time can also be fast-paced and stressful for families keeping hard deadlines. With kids, life gets busy fast, so quick and easy go-to meals are important for keeping the family full and… Read More



Seattle Hot Dog & Baked Potato Fries Recipe

Seattle! Nicknamed the Emerald City because of the lush greenery throughout the area, this beautiful piece of the world is where I call home. The summer is so gorgeous here, and my family is looking forward to some local camping trips and stay-cations. I’ve got the perfect summer recipe that is great for vacationing, camping,… Read More



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Cheese and Charcuterie Board for Kids

Cheese and charcuterie boards are a host’s best-kept party secret! Why? They require little preparation time, offer a large variety of textures and flavors, and are visual eye candy. And though they are often made with adults in mind, they’re perfect for kids too! After all, kids love cheese, deli meats, crackers, fruit, and dips–all the… Read More


Fancy Cheese & Crackers Recipe for the Foodie

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions for this cheese and crackers recipe are mine alone. #TRISCUITToppers #CollectiveBias Plain and simple: my husband and I are foodies. There’s almost nothing better than eating good food. Well, because we have a little toddler and babysitters are expensive in Seattle, we’re… Read More


How to Host a Food Fight

How to Host a Food Fight – Food, Activity & Cleanup Ideas

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #allessentials #allsulfatefree #CollectiveBias It’s the perfect time of year to go outside and play dirty…with food! It is so fun to get messy every now and then (especially when you’re prepared for it), and who better to do… Read More


Crispy Pork Belly & Ginger Green Onion Sauce Recipe

Ni hao! I had the honor of being a guest writer for sofabfood.com to share a special family recipe. My husband speaks Chinese and has spent some time in Asia. One of his favorite recipes has now become a family favorite: Hong Kong Style Crispy Pork Belly. Marinated in the fridge, tenderized, and then baked in… Read More


Cereal Yogurt Parfait – Breakfast Recipe & Tutorial

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ReimagineYourCereal #CollectiveBias Did someone say, “In a hurry?” Um, yes, that would be my family. It’s our own fault, but I wouldn’t have it any other way. I like our action-packed days, but I also like eating good… Read More


Horchata Recipe | Sweet Mexican Horchata

My family’s homemade Horchata recipe is a must try! This refreshing and sweet Mexican drink is simple to make and has become a family favorite. (This page contains affiliate links that we may be compensated for. Your clicks and purchases help support The DIY Lighthouse at no extra charge to you. We only put links to products we love… Read More