Panko Chicken Nuggets

The other day I was in a hurry to start lunch and I had no idea what to make.  I rummaged through our food and came up with three ingredients:  Panko bread crumbs, Italian dressing, and chicken.  It sounded good, and they turned out really well!  Here's what I did…

First, turn on the oven to about 375.  Cut the chicken into bite size pieces.  Then, put them in the Italian dressing and let them soak for a bit.  I did everything in three sections…..cut some chicken, put it in the dressing, and cut some [...]

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Wordless Wednesday: The Rocking Horse





Oh how our boys are different!  Here they are, both at 14 months.  The Captain obviously preferred no clothes and a spatula and Baby D likes to be warm and have a paci and Daddy's hat while riding this horse…which I might add, is one of their favorite toys!






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The Great Swag Swap Giveaway Hop

Welcome to The Great Swag Swap Giveaway Hop hosted by Gypsy Mama Logsand Mama goes BAM. This is a special event to thank you our readers, and is your 2nd chance to get your hands on some of the best swag from some of your favorite bloggers.

The event begins at 12:01 AM February 29 & ends 11:59 PM March 7th!!

Here at Life With Captain Fussybuckets, you can enter to win a HappiTaps Beary Happi from Infantino!

(Compatible with iPhone® 4S, iPhone® 4, iPhone® 3GS and [...]

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Raw Organics wool dryer balls

When I began to cloth diaper Captain Fussybuckets, I heard a lot about dryer balls and how they were good to make cloth diapers fluffy and reduce drying time.  I bought a few plastic dryer balls but never have been really impressed.  So, I was happy to get to try out these awesome organic wool balls from Raw Organics!  The wool balls that I was sent have extra lanolin for heavy static.

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Free glass straws from GlassDharma!

Do you remember our GlassDharma glass straw review and giveaway?  If not, click the link to check it out.  We're still using our GlassDharma straws and we really love them!!  I wanted my readers to be among the first to know about the GlassDharma Free Glass Straw Giveaway in honor of Earth Day!

GlassDharma will give away 500 – 1000 free glass straws during the month of April 2012 in celebration of Earth Day!  The GlassDharma mission is to get more glass straws [...]

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Free Pancakes At IHOP! 2/28

Tomorrow, February 28, you can get a FREE short stack of buttermilk pancakes! (one per guest) IHOP is asking that you consider leaving a donation to help support Shriners Hospitals for Children.


Tropical Traditions Coconut Oil

Have you heard of the many benefits of natural coconut oil?  If not, sit back and listen to this!  Coconut oil can be used to cook with, as an oil or substitute for margarine or butter.  Some people like to use it in smoothies and also eat it by the spoonful.  You can also put it in your tea or coffee.  There are many free coconut recipes, too!  Did you know that you can make ketchup, mayonnaise, salad dressings, candy, [...]

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Follow Frenzy! Win some cash or an Amazon code!

Follow Frenzy Monthly Blog Cash Giveaway Event

Welcome to Follow Frenzy!

Coordinated by ShePromotes

Follow Frenzy is a fun monthly giveaway where a group of bloggers get together and offer our amazing readers the chance at a cash prize via Paypal or an Amazon gift code. It's our way of saying thank you and a great way to introduce you to other blogs you may not have known about! We have changed Follow Frenzy up a bit, so it's not the same as [...]

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Different Kids, Different Sleeping Habits

Sleep is one of my most talked about subjects, just ask any of my friends on Facebook!  I'm constantly posting about how the boys slept, how I slept, what woke me up, etc.  And you blog readers know that I like to post about this topic, too.  :)  So a few weeks ago, when I read "Nap Time Is… When?" at Tales From The Nursery, I had to leave a comment and now I want to expand on it some more.

In the post, Darcy talks about how her daughter, [...]

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Add your Recipe For Fun with Clorox® Clean-up®!

My kids LOVE to be messy.  And sometimes, I actually let them be messy.  ;)  Being a kid should be fun and kids should be allowed to be messy, have fun, and participate in fun activities!  If you're looking for fun new activities, Clorox® Clean-Up® has a new site where you can find and share fun, sometimes messy, activities with your kids.  At, you and your child(ren) can find ideas for science experiments, recipes, and arts and crafts projects.  Let your kids get messy while having fun and learning!

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