Fresh Strawberry Sheet Cake

This semi-homemade cake makes good use of all those fresh summer strawberries we've been picking (if you're lucky) and buying on the cheap (that'd be me).  It's become a much anticipated staple at all of our big family dinners and … [Keep reading…]

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I Won a Kroger Card!

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I won! Yesterday's grocery shopping trip was made more enjoyable by the Dillon's Mega Event and a $30 Kroger Gift card I won from Saving Cents with Sense. So much fun to shop with someone else's money! Here's (some of ) what $30 bought me, after … [Keep reading…]

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Mommy, Come Home: Stay the Course

You can catch up on the Mommy, Come Home series here. I was very excited to hear from these next two ladies. In a season of life I have not yet reached, they shed some light on a topic I've been pondering a lot lately: what will I do when … [Keep reading…]

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Finer Things Friday: An Awesome Day

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This is the face of a first grader who gave in to the sandman at 10:45 the night before school started came barreling out of her room at 6:45 the next morning (fully dressed and with her bed made!), announcing "The 1st Grader's awake!" had … [Keep reading…]

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Mis-Tinted Paint Bargain

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Sunshine in a Can for only $5 a gallon. Not really.  When I went to the paint store to check prices and colors to redo our back porch, the clerk mentioned, "If you're not totally set on a color, you might want to check the 'mis-tinted' … [Keep reading…]

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Mommy, Come Home: The Entertainer

You can catch up on the Mommy, Come Home series here. "I couldn't possibly be a stay-at-home mom, because what would I do with my kids all day?  How would I keep them entertained?  How would I get anything else done?  I can only play so many … [Keep reading…]

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Quick Crescent Taco Bake

It's been over a year since I've purchased crescent rolls in a can, but I just couldn't resist when I saw them at the Kroger Mega Event and had a coupon.  If I'm going to buy terribly unhealthy food, it had better be cheap!  ;-) Needless to say, … [Keep reading…]

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Get Organized

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With the start of the school year, my immediate goal is to shake off the summer slackies and get organized.  Currently, my "system" consists of jotting a few notes on random pieces of scratch paper and losing them in the pile of stuff on my … [Keep reading…]

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Menu Plan, Week of August 23

This is it!  The first week of school.  While not looking forward to the early mornings, I am so looking forward to a better routine for all of us. And football.  Gotta love high school football! On Friday, we host the annual pre-season football … [Keep reading…]

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