Video – DIY Summertime Crafts with your toddler!

Welcome to Beanster’s Bytes! Summer is here and it couldn’t be any hotter here in the desert. Bean and I have gotten creative trying to keep ourselves entertained while we are cooped up in the house. Here are some crafts to do together! What are your favorite activities during summer? Please let us know in […]

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Foto Friday!

Happy Friday! What a fun week it’s been around here. You can tell it’s summer as we’ve jumped into summer foods and treats! I started the week with a video with several summer friendly recipes, then Bean and I got creative and made Ice Cream in a bag! Sarah shared a delicious Watermelon Granita that […]

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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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Video – Summer Treats for kids & toddlers!

Welcome to Beanster’s Bytes! Summer is a time for fun frozen treats! We’ve come up with some great options that you can give your children guilt free. What are your favorite treats during summer? Please let us know in the comments below! 🙂 Printable PDF of the Lemon Lime Cupcakes Summer Treats Video 1 Summer […]

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Happy Fourth of July!

Happy Fourth of July! We hope you have a day full of fun, love and fireworks with family & friends! Be sure to check out our 4th of July Roundup for last minute recipes & tips to keep the family safe while lighting with fireworks and BBQing!

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Food of the Month: Watermelon!

With summer in full swing, it seems that watermelon was the obvious choice for July’s Food of the Month blog. This popular summer fruit is not only yummy but it is packed with nutrients, easy to use, and is a crowd pleaser. Watermelon is thought to have originated from Africa, went to Asia and Europe […]

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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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Family Firework Safety Tips!

With the 4th of July next week Firework booths are popping up all over town here and we couldn’t be more excited! Across the country, many families will celebrate with parades, picnics, barbeques and fireworks! Regardless of how you celebrate the most important thing is to keep your family safe. Here are my top tips […]

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Fourth of July Roundup

Can you believe the 4th of July is just around the corner? In case it has snuck up on you, we’re rounding up our favorite 4th of July posts. We have fun American themed craft ideas, delicious recipes & tips to keep your child safe during all the fun holiday activities. 4th of July red, […]

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