Published in “November 2015”


Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Thanksgiving Leftovers Stuffed Crescent Dumplings

Welcome to Cooking with Less Kilowatts! There is nothing better than sitting down in the evening to enjoy a delicious home-cooked meal. But did you know that changing what you do in the kitchen can make an impact on your monthly electricity bill? Each week, I will he [...]

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5 Creative Crafts for the Kids’ Table at Holiday Meals

Getting kids to sit down at the table and stay sitting for an entire meal can be a real struggle. And with the holidays coming up, getting them to sit through an entire dinner is next to impossible. Between the extra excitement and sugar of the season, it’s a battle many [...]

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5 Ways to Give Back in Texas During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is such a magical time of year. We gather with loved ones to dine on tasty food and then reflect on all the experiences and people that make your lives so wonderful. It’s also the perfect time to give back to those in need, especially those who ne [...]

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How Can I Survive Thanksgiving Travel with a New Baby?

Hooray - it’s your baby’s first Thanksgiving! Naturally, you want this holiday to go as smoothly as possible, but you've learned that traveling with a new baby can be overwhelming. Thankfully, it doesn’t have to be. Like most major endeavors, it requires a bit of plann [...]

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Cooking with Less Kilowatts: Apple-Spiced Pulled Pork Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Welcome to Cooking with Less Kilowatts! There is nothing better than sitting down in the evening to enjoy a delicious home-cooked meal. But did you know that changing what you do in the kitchen can make an impact on your monthly electricity bill? Each week, I will he [...]

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5 Steps for Creating a Kid-Friendly Thanksgiving Table

Back when I was a kid, I couldn’t wait to leave the kids' table to sit with the adults for Thanksgiving. The grownup table always seemed to have more fun - little did I know it was wine-infused fun, but nonetheless, I couldn’t wait to be there. [caption id="attachment [...]

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Cooking with Your Toddler: Our Top 5 Recipes to Make with Your Tiny Chef

Have you introduced your toddler to the kitchen yet? As in, does she know that it's more than just the room where food emerges from? Getting your child into the kitchen early in life is a great bonding activity between parents and kids, and it prepares them for the years a [...]

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Cooking with Less Kilowatts: One-Pot Pasta with Italian Sausage

Welcome to Cooking with Less Kilowatts! There is nothing better than sitting down in the evening to enjoy a delicious home-cooked meal. But did you know that changing what you do in the kitchen can make an impact on your monthly electricity bill? Each week, I will he [...]

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Get ‘Em Eating: Our Top 10 Finger Foods for Toddlers

It’s amazing to watch your child transition from baby into toddler. Your kid's world is ever-expanding, and each day brings new discoveries and sensations never experienced the day before. And this certainly includes her journey into the world of eating wholesome, nutrie [...]

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Join Bounce Energy in Raising Awareness for Bo’s Place

November is Children’s Grief Awareness Month, therefore we are honored to partner with Bo’s Place, a Houston-based bereavement center that offers grief support services to children ages 3 to 18. This outstanding organization offers support to families who have experience [...]

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