3 Ingredient Cookies

What? Only 3 ingredients to make delicious and healthy cookies?

These Banana Oat Chocolate Chip Cookies are so good that one batch with 4 people in the house is not enough. I put the plate on the table and in no time they were gone.

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Family Day Painting at Muse

My daughter and I love art and we had the best mother/ daughter date at Muse Paint Bar in Port Jefferson!

As always, the atmosphere was great and the instruction was on point as we completed our paintings and love how they turned out.

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3 Ingredient Banana Bread topped with Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chunks

We always have bananas in our house and when they get really ripe I love looking for recipes to use them in. When I came across this 3 ingredient Banana Bread recipe I knew it would be worth the try because the steps were so simple.

3 ingredient banana bread

Whether you leave this cake plain or topped with chocolate chunks you will be happy with the results.

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Jungle Bob’s Albino Burmese Python

Jungle Bob’s Reptile Kids feature for the month is his Albino Burmese Python.

Get to know Willie:

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Fun Facts:

* Albino – They are white with patterns in butterscotch yellow and burnt orange

*from Southeast Asia

*is a carnivore – feeds on large mammals

*they wait 6 to 8 months between meals

*they can grow to 25 + feet 

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Jungle Bob’s Rose Haired Tarantula

Creepy  Crawly and Very Docile meet Rosy the Rose Haired Tarantula.

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Have you ever seen a Tarantula up close? Or even touched one?

Well at Jungle Bob’s Reptile World in Centereach you can.

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Maureen’s Kitchen

 You are definitely in for a treat if you stop by Maureen’s Kitchen in Smithtown.  The  country-cozy  eatery serves up breakfast and lunch in a very special way.  This family owned restaurant is always packed, and there’s always a line waiting to get seated, which is a testament to their great menu and fast and friendly service.  No worries, because your wait time to be seated is never longer than 10 to 15 minutes, and they encourage you to unplug and connect with each other. 


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“Moon” Paint

Being it is a Full Moon tonight I wanted to do something fun with the kids that incorporates the Moon. I saw Moon Dust Paint on Pinterest by Learn-Play-Imagine.com  and I had to give it a try.


What is great about this paint is that it is so simple to make and is perfect for coloring in the moon. I love making my own paint and using a piece of chalk was a new texture of paint that was very appealing not only to the eye but touch once it is dry too.

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