December 16, 2012

12 Days of Christmas: Day 3

Day 3 of our 12 days of Christmas.  Hope your family is enjoying these Christmas stories as much as mine is!  Please share some of your […]
December 14, 2012

12 days of Christmas: Day 2

Day 2 of our 12 days of Christmas.  Print off the story and share with your family, or give it to someone else as a special […]
December 14, 2012

12 Days of Christmas: Day 1

Today we will be starting our 12 days of Christmas.  Each day we will be sharing a Christmas story and a treat you can make or […]
December 12, 2012

My book on Food Storage and Preparedness

After 2 years of writing, editing, and a few distractions (like having a baby) my book is finally a published ebook!  If you’ve ever wanted to […]
December 11, 2012

Applebee’s $25 Gift Card Giveaway

Who wants to win a $25 Applebee’s gift card?!? During the holiday’s it seems there’s so much going on that making lunch or dinner can be […]
December 10, 2012

Easy Homemade Ornaments

Since we’ve chosen to decorate our Christmas tree this year with all homemade decorations I was so excited to try making these ornaments!  They were REALLY […]
December 7, 2012

Zumba Wii Fitness core week 4

Week 4- This has been a fun experience and definitely one I’m glad I did.  For months I had heard/seen the zumba jokes and comments from […]
December 6, 2012

Mickey Mouse File Box

My kitchen counter has become a collection of paperwork that needed a home.  The papers just piled up and would sometimes consume most of my counter […]
December 5, 2012

60 Projects with one scrapbook kit!

Here’s some of the 60 projects I made with ONE Stampin’ Up! Simply scrappin’ kit.  The kit cost about $22 and came with blank and 2 […]
December 4, 2012

Ham & cream cheese wrapped pickle or asparagus

I’ve heard of making pickled asparagus wrapes, or dill pickle wraps, but until today have never made them myself.  They were pretty easy, tasty, and quick […]
December 3, 2012

Guest Post from Mark Victor Hansen

Today I am pleased to share with you a guest post from writer Mark Victor Hansen, author of the books Chicken Soup for the soul (and […]
November 30, 2012

Custom Notebooks

This year for our Spiritual gift for the kids we’ve chosen to give them all journals.  I wanted to personalize the journals for each kid and […]
November 29, 2012

German Chocolate Truffles

  I love me some German Chocolate (minus nuts at our house though) so I had to experiment with a truffle version.  I had those new Philadelphia […]
November 28, 2012

A Simple Christmas

It seems that Christmas has become so commercialized in recent years.  After noticing the Christmas items for sale in the stores this year BEFORE Halloween my […]
November 27, 2012

The BEST peach pie recipe

This Thanksgiving I wanted to be a little adventurous and make up a new pie recipe.  This was so easy I will never make fruit pies […]
November 26, 2012

Almond Joy Truffles

After getting some of that new Philadelphia chocolate cream cheese for free using my coupons I’ve been wanting to do something amazing with it- well this […]
November 23, 2012

Zumba week 3

I have to say- Zumba is pretty much what I expected.  Fun, awkward at first, but then gives me a desire to do it just for […]
November 21, 2012

Homemade Pumpkin Puree

Now that Halloween is over it’s time to use up those pumpkins! This year I knew I wanted to try making my own pumpkin puree so […]
November 20, 2012

Tulle Wreath

I’ve wanted to make one of these Tulle Wreaths for my front door for a long time.  Now that my Pinterest event is over I’m ready […]
November 19, 2012

Stampin’ Up projects

Last week I went to a Stampin’ Up! workshop hosted by Jill Olsen (SU Demonstrator).  These are the projects we made.  They were all pretty easy, […]
November 15, 2012

Pumpkin Cinnamon Bread

Today I was cooking up some pumpkin and wanted to try a new recipe!  I got this one from Pinterest- the original (or at least the […]
November 13, 2012

Our Pin it to Win it Event

Last Saturday was our Pin it to Win it event celebrating our blog getting 50,000 page views!  We had lots of vendors come sell some awesome […]
November 12, 2012

Tupperware Jubilee Swag

Once a year Tupperware has a big convention called Jubilee that all of the consultants are invited to attend.  It’s basically 3 days of training, cheering, […]
November 9, 2012

Mini Bagel Pizzas

When making french bread pizzas the other night an idea hit me like lightening!  They sell those mini bagel pizzas for after school snacks, I bet […]