Weekend Roundup 4.12
“Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a Mom!”
Happy April Vacation from TSSM!
Check out the plethora of fun paintings for a perfect moms night out, date night, or even a fun activity to do with your older children!
Spring Break at Derby
Stop by Derby Street Shoppes throughout the week for fun activities for all ages!
With Easter almost a week away, we have some fun holiday themed activities throughout the south shore this weekend and upcoming week. Be sure to check them out!
Easter may be a week away… but we have a tasty brunch idea for you and yours!
This delectable Citrusy Polenta Pancake Casserole is just the right of amount of sweet and tart to add to your Easter brunch, not to mention the colors make it totally social media worthy!
- 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
- 2 tablespoons finely grated lemon zest
- 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, divided
- 1 cup coarse-ground cornmeal
- 1/4 teaspoon fine salt
- 2 large egg yolks, lightly beaten
- 2 cups buttermilk
- 1/2 cup whole milk
- 4 tablespoons (1/2 stick) unsalted butter, melted and cooled
- Cooking spray or butter, for coating the baking dish
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 2 large egg whites, at room temperature
- 3/4 cup lemon curd
- 2 lemons , peeled, sliced into wheels, and seeded
- 1 navel orange, peeled, sliced into wheels, and seeded
- 1 Cara Cara orange, peeled, sliced into wheels, and seeded
- 1 grapefruit , peeled, sliced into wheels, and seeded
- 2 tablespoons coarse sugar
This super delicious recipe from The Kitchn utilizes the last bit of in season citrus fruits! Leftovers can be stored in an airtight container for up to 3 days!
The pretty arrangement of citrus that covers the top of the polenta pancake will certainly impress everyone around the table, but there’s an even more delightful surprise hiding under the surface! The lemon curd swirls offer a sweet and tangy surprise.
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How To: Raise a Reader
We all know how important reading to kids is for their literacy, but what do you do if your children—particularly school age and older—aren’t naturally eager readers? We spoke to New York Times-bestselling author Michael Northrop, who has penned thirteen books, including a middle-grade adventure series, TombQuest, a YA survival tale, Trapped,about how to engage children in books, particularly beyond the baby years.
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