OK so as we all know things have been a little crazy in our world recently. Since we have been told to stay home to help slow the spread of the virus, I have been teaching my kids home economics. Well really, I have been “encouraging” them to help in the kitchen. Yes that makes… Continue reading In No Time Rolled Out Sugar Cookies with Royal Frosting
Well with the camping season well underway and having just finished another great trip I thought I would share a recipe I HAVE to make every time. By HAVE to I mean I’m pretty sure my boys would disown me if I didn’t, just kidding they would just be very sad. So Puppy Chow (otherwise… Continue reading A Camping Treat!
I am sitting down to write you this message on New Years Eve. I hope this blog finds you well. Wishing you a safe and fun-filled celebration tonight! This year we are going to dear friends house to celebrate with them and some very sweet ladies who came in from out-of-town. We are so blessed… Continue reading Happy New Year!
So we had another wonderful camping. We started off after school let out the other Friday and traveled for a while to get on the ferry. That was a first for me that I can remember. It took me a second of breathing when we got underway. I had everything important to me on a… Continue reading Camping Fun
The leaves are changing colors. The air is getting cooler. My kids are back in school … that can only mean ONE thing! I am always so very excited for this weekend. (I still think there are pigs flying around somewhere) I never in a Million years thought I would enjoy let alone be so… Continue reading F A I R, need I say more?!?
So I recently joined a Mom’s group. It meets twice a month and each meeting half the alphabet brings a dish to share. I chose to make these BBB Muffins. I put them into a basket lined with napkins and they looked and tasted great! My family fell in love with these. They are light… Continue reading BBB Muffins!
When you live in Zone 5 and you get two days, over a weekend, where it is close to 60 F, you take full advantage. We got out into the backyard and took care of some stuff, had some fun, and built the Large Back Garden Bed!!!! So hubby started by ripping 2×4’s and making… Continue reading Large Back Garden Bed
My pre-teen and I were talking a couple of weeks back about jr. high and high school. He had some questions as to what classes were offered and such. This was after he had been watching me knitting, his dad working on the sewing machine and of course cooking and baking going on. Then he… Continue reading My Buddy …
This week I was very lucky and got to spend special time with my oldest! When I was younger my mom would take each kid out before the start of school to have special time together and get supplies, clothes, shoes, and go out to lunch. I always loved that time with my mom. So… Continue reading Special Time Together