Making Your Home a Haven, Part #5

In this post, I am participating in Making Your Home a Haven, and Marriage Mondays. I am so excited to get to this week’s challenge I want to breeze through last week, but I wont. 😛 So last week was about tenderness, and the suggestion was a serious pillow fight in the living room. We… Continue reading Making Your Home a Haven, Part #5

A Typical Day….because you asked.

For what it’s worth (and because I’ve been asked), this is my basic schedule since we moved about 6 weeks ago. I’ve included the other stuff too, just to give you an idea of how I work around everything else. Our mornings are prepped the night before, (because as I’m sure you know, chopping celery… Continue reading A Typical Day….because you asked.

50 Things!

In the spirit of new blog friends, and good friends starting new blogs, I’m posting a rando ’50 Things’ list of stuff about me that isn’t too obvious. Consider it the intro I never wrote. I’d love to read your 50 things! 1. I got married when I was 19 and my husband was 21,… Continue reading 50 Things!

Eat Your Fruits and Veggies (and Check Your Oil)

When I was a kid, I wouldn’t eat anything green – unless it was some form of candy or ice cream. This horrified my then strictly vegan father, a hippie powerhouse of health, which very likely amused my mother, who was a Kraft Dinner loving, late night ice cream eating kinda gal (I say ‘was’… Continue reading Eat Your Fruits and Veggies (and Check Your Oil)

Play Doh, Blueberry Friands and Yam Chips

As you know, I have three wee ones underfoot, and besides pancakes, I’ve made more batches of play doh than anything else in the last 10 years. I just came across this recipe that sounded good, so I gave it a shot.   I really like the way it came together in the pot! It… Continue reading Play Doh, Blueberry Friands and Yam Chips