Happy Monday! I hope that y’all had a great weekend! We had some lovely family time together, and that is always a good thing. I wanted to talk about a subject that I never thought would become so near and dear to me, and that is the subject ...―
It’s Monday again and I’m working hard to get our house in order. There is still some lightly controlled chaos going on, holing on from the holidays, and it really is time to put it behind us and get this family back on a...―
Welcome back to Homemaker Mondays! I am sure the New Year will be full of wonderful things to share about home and family. This week started with Daniel getting a stye. He has allergies and rubs his eyes a lot, so we are ...―
Our Christmas Tree. It’s two years old – we got it on Black Friday last year – it was $120 tree that we got for $30. It was 50% off at Target, and we also bought another item that netted us a $30 gift card, so I checked ...―
I know we just got through Halloween, but pssst…there is only 17 days til Thanksgiving! Are you hosting the dinner for your first time this year? Maybe just concerned about the costs of preparing and serving such an extravagant meal ...―
I thought with so many across the Northeast facing the wrath of Sandy and therefore potentially facing subsequent power outages, I would focus on food safety today. Even if you’ve never been visited by a hurricane or tropical...―
Can y’all believe that Halloween is only 9 days away? We have been in countdown mode for about 10 additional days around here. Trick or treat is a huge deal when you’re five! In fact, its such a big deal, that Daniel is...―
Well, its half way through the month, and I thought that I would give a progress report on this family’s progress on the October Unprocessed Challenge. As some of you might remember, I laid out a few things that I wanted to do ...―
Good Morning! I missed this segment last week – its amazing how quickly I have gotten attached to these changes this time around. Am I the only one who can’t believe its the first day of October already? I am in a slight...―
Yep, this Monday, my post is going to the dogs. First dog, my first born child: This is Bijou. He adopted me on July 12, 2000. I was told he was 8 months old and an owner surrender, which means he’s fast approaching 13 years old. I’ve...―
Y’all, I got the best deals this weekend! – I am so excited! You might remember a few weeks ago when I mentioned we were on a mission to restock our freezer to attempt to avoid rising meat costs. Well, we are lucky enough to have ...―
This past week was full of a lot of down time – we were dealing with our first case of the sniffles in over a year. Thankfully, it was a super mild case, but it did require a lot of snuggling. While sitting and watching Sprout and ...―
Crock pot cooking is perfect for anyone on the go go go! Well here is a great dinner that ...
I was born curly and by the time I was a teenager I hated my hair so at 14 I got ...
A home-made mango and peach flavored frozen Greek yogurt topped with a quinoa and oat ...