Keeping my freezer stocked with quick fixin's for lunch or an emergency "what are we going to eat" supper definitely works for me, and this is one of my favorite recipes to use for just that purpose. It's versatile... add and subtract … [Keep reading…]
At the risk of feeling your eyes roll... I must give props to my sweet husband this week. Last Friday we were making plans (yet again) to attend a ballgame nearly an hour away. I could have gone, but I just wasn't in the mood. Four issues:
I … [Keep reading…]
I'm not one to pass up a good deal, but until a couple weeks ago I was almost afraid to pick up the manager's special mushrooms tempting me in the produce aisle. I wasn't sure if I could use them all before they go to waste. At a fantastic $1.67 … [Keep reading…]
Here is the Kansas high temps forecast for the week starting with today: 35°, 52°, 61°, 74°, 82°, 72°, 71° How crazy is that?!? We are soooo pulling out the grill this week!
I don't normally plan three meals a day during the week, but since we … [Keep reading…]
It's not about how much you make! It's about making that amount, however large or small, work for you. You can find me over at Homemaker Barbi today, giving a little no-nonsense advice for recession-proofing your family. Check it out! … [Keep reading…]
This week our school held their annual Jump Rope for Heart event. Our Phys. Ed. teacher does a fantastic job motivating the kids and making the two-day event exciting. So convinced of the importance of her participation, when my kindergartner … [Keep reading…]
Ask and you shall receive! Thanks to my readers I've had much to ponder about my garden this week. Last week's gardening post was basically a random wish list. My first garden was rather small, but very successful (we're still enjoying peppers from … [Keep reading…]
What a deal! My blogging buddy, FishMama, is hosting an amazing two-day-only sale for two fantastic ebooks.
The first is Pretty. Cool. Cakes: A Baker's Dozen of Creative Birthday Cake Ideas. I've looked through this book and believe it to be … [Keep reading…]