Watermelon Granita

Summer is definitely one of my favorite seasons (like we have others in Vegas) with all the BBQs, pool parties and delicious seasonal fruit and vegetables. Watermelon seems to be making the rounds around the blogosphere so I figured I’d jump on the bandwagon and make a delicious, healthy and refreshing dessert using the versatile […]

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DIY Ice Cream in a bag!

Summer is here and it has been in the 100’s for a couple of weeks now here in Vegas. We are always on the lookout for fun ways to cool down so we decided to try making our ice cream in a bag! You only need a few basic ingredients. Ingredients: 1 cup heavy whipping […]

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Safety Month Roundup

Whoa, does anyone else think June went by at warp speed? We had a great month bringing you safety tips from keeping your kids safe by the pool, on the Internet, toddler proofing your home, grilling safety tips and tons of videos! In case you missed any of them, we’re rounding them up in one […]

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Video – 4th of July Crafts to do with your toddler!

It’s almost time to celebrate the 4th of July!! That means barbeques, spending time with loved ones and FIREWORKS! Today we are taking a little break from Safety Month to bring your some red, white and blue themed crafts! What are your plans for the 4th? Let us know in the comments below! Check out […]

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Toddler/Baby Proofing Checklist!

Today I wanted to cover a topic that I am sure you all know and love….baby/toddler proofing your house! You don’t realize how much your life has changed our how sterile your house has become until you go visit a friend who doesn’t have children. All of the sudden those things that used to be […]

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First Aid Remedies – Bug Bite Relief Serum

A couple weeks ago, I shared my essential oil recipe for minor cuts and burns for both toddlers and adults since I can’t seem to stop hurting myself while cooking. With only a couple ingredients, you can heal those ailments with your toddlers pretty quickly with less visible scars (bonus!). If you continue to apply […]

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Easy Homemade Burn Serum

I love to cook but unfortunately, I tend to get into my oven’s way and get burned quite a bit. I have marks all over my fingers and couple on my wrists that I say are my kitchen badges of honor. The saying I hear all the time is, “if you can’t stand the heat, […]

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Video – Teaching your toddler their ABC’s!

Welcome to Beanster’s Bytes! Teaching your toddler their letters can be a daunting task but here are some helpful tips to get your though! 🙂 Do you have any helpful tips you are using to teach your little ones their letters? Let us know below! Our first video about teaching your toddler their letters! DIY […]

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Teaching your toddler their ABC’s!

Last year we brought your first video with tips, tricks and activities you can use to help your little ones learn their ABC’s. So many people enjoyed it that we’ve decided to bring you another one! It will go up tomorrow afternoon but first I wanted to share one of the crafts from the video! […]

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Video – DIY Gifts from your toddler – Mother’s Day, Father’s Day!

Gifts from your toddler are always a great idea but we don’t always have time to put into them. Here are several store bought crafting items you can customize to make one-of-a-kind gifts. What’s your favorite gift to give friends and family? Let us know in the comments below! Crystal Meeks-Johnson Wife, Aunt, Blogger, YouTuber […]

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