April 12, 2011

Banana Bread

this is my mom’s recipe- it’s the best! 5 ripe banana’s 4 eggs – mix well until banana’s are all smashed then add 1 c. Crisco […]
April 6, 2011

Diary of a Cat vs Diary of a dog

I LOVE these- they are so true!! The Dog’s Diary 8:00 am – Dog food! My favorite thing! 9:30 am – A car ride! My favorite […]
April 4, 2011

Applebee’s Review & Giveaway

Applebee’s is one of our favorite restaurants to go to- with something for everyone, they have a great menu selection and awesome appetizers! In fact, being […]
April 3, 2011

Tie Dye Birthday Party

Today was my son’s 6th birthday party- he requested a tie dye party so this is what we did….. Cake: for the cake I made 1 […]
March 25, 2011

Mint Chocolate Cookies

These are literally MELT in your mouth good!!  Another great recipe I found and altered a bit on allrecipes.com The key to these is to slightly […]
March 22, 2011

Skin MD

So I was sent a sample of some lotion by Skin MD, and I just have to say it’s a pretty nice lotion.  I’m the type […]
March 21, 2011

Starting to feel the bug….

It’s getting closer to Spring time…. ok it’s snowing outside right now so I’m wishful thinking here… BUT I’m getting the Spring bug! As I was […]
March 19, 2011

Seriously time to move!!

ok, so I’ve told you how I’ve got over $6,000 worth of Tupperware FREE since last year when I signed up… Here are the pictures of […]
March 16, 2011

Disneyland Trip

Last Sunday we surprised the kids by taking them to Disneyland while we were in CA. It was the kid’s first time going~ and although we […]
March 8, 2011

New Rango Video Game

We were recently given the opportunity to review the new Rango Video Game.  Ours was on the wii.  Although it says the ages are E 10+ […]
March 6, 2011

Personalized Picture

A while back I put my graphic design skills to work making our own personalized Mickey Mouse picture for our Mickey Mouse kitchen. I found it […]
March 6, 2011

Recovering Bar Stools

a few years ago I got these bar stools for a really good deal at Walmart- I think they were around $9-11 each. And as well […]
March 6, 2011

Magic Cookie Bars

These are a good treat to kick that sweet tooth or chocolate craving. Melt 1 cube of butter & pour into a 9×13 pan sprinkle approx […]
March 4, 2011

Adventures at the Grocery store

Have you ever been at the check out and before you can even put your card or change & receipt into your purse the next person […]
March 3, 2011

1,000 fan giveaway on facebook

Hey all! Just thought I’d put out a reminder- Our facebook page is hosting a 1,000 fan giveaway with lots of great prizes! Go to our […]
February 27, 2011

Breakfast Casserole

Super easy breakfast! Place hash browns in the bottom of your pan, then add a layer of ham, bacon or sausage (cooked) In a bowl mix: […]
February 19, 2011

My Thirty-One!

Yey!!! And such a cute pink box! This was the day my Thirty-One box came! (it’s really hard to take a picture of yourself with the […]
February 19, 2011

Crab & Lobster Stuffed Mushrooms

I got this recipe online and of course had to improvise it a little! (because it’s practically against the law to follow a recipe in my […]
February 19, 2011


As a cook I LOVE making chili- but as a person it’s not my favorite thing to eat. I love cooking it because it’s another thing […]
February 19, 2011

Crock Pot Roast

Cooking a roast in the crock pot makes for a very easy dinner!  Put everything in the crock pot before church, or work, or just earlier in […]
February 16, 2011

Carousel Designs Giveaway

I found this company a few months back- they have such cute baby nursery stuff!  It’s owned & run by two military guys- which shocked me […]
February 13, 2011

Beef Stir Fry

This was really easy to make and had great flavor.  Best of all it’s healthy and better for you than store bought “easy” stir frys. In […]
February 12, 2011

Best Brownies

I got this recipe off of allrecipes.com when I lived in Australia years ago- it truly is THE best!! Brownies are my weakness!  I double the […]
February 10, 2011

Tips for life….

So today as I was running errands and went through the drive-thru for a quick lunch I was handed a receipt to sign after paying with […]