August 20, 2010

3D or not 3D, that is the question…

Lately there has been a fad with 3D movies….. We have gone to see a few of them here’s my thoughts: Avatar: lame. ok, the graphics […]
August 19, 2010

Time to redecorate my boys room!

For 3 years now my boys have had a Disney Cars themed bedroom and it’s getting old. More for me than them I’m guessing.  So this […]
August 19, 2010

Free Gas and Free Groceries

My sister introduced me to this company that can help you get free groceries and free gas.  I know it sounds too good to be true!  […]
August 19, 2010

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

These are an easy 10 minute cookie for last minute guests/events etc. And I justify they are more healthy than regular cookies because they have oatmeal […]
August 19, 2010

Easy Funeral Potatoes

ok so first of all- this recipe is enough for one large 9×13 casserole, plus 3 small 6×8 freezer containers.  As with any casserole it’s just […]
August 17, 2010

How to get kids to eat healthy

As a mom it is sometimes hard to get kids to eat a healthy balanced diet.  One of mine is especially picky, which even has become […]
August 17, 2010

Exercise can be fun!

Last night I logged off to do 5 minutes of tennis on the wii as my daily exercise and my husband saw me playing and wanted […]
August 17, 2010

More Exercise!!

After my first week of getting this blog up and running I realized today I have made a butt imprint on my recliner!  Which I’m sure […]
August 16, 2010

Cutest Kid Contest

Our first contest has started today!! We are doing a Cutest Kid Contest- check out the Contests tab and see how you can enter and vote! […]
August 16, 2010

Stuffing Casserole

This was something I made up and just threw together and ended up really good! 1 box stuffing mix 2 cans cream of chicken soup 1 […]
August 15, 2010

Pasta Salad

This is almost identical to one sold at a local sandwich shop here… 1 package vegetable noodles (3 colors)- cooked 1/2 small red onion- chopped 2 […]
August 15, 2010

Sweet & Sour Chicken

This recipe is AMAZING.  It tastes just like a restaurant.  The sauce usually comes out creamy in color (rather than transparent) but other than that the […]
August 15, 2010

Cream Cheese Wantons

Tonight was Chinese food night and it’s just not Chinese food night without cream cheese wantons! 8 oz cream cheese 2 green onions- finely chopped ½ […]
August 15, 2010

Mom’s Trifle

My mom made up this version of English Trifle- it’s really good! Make 1 large box of strawberry Jell-o according to directions except for 1/2 c. […]
August 14, 2010

Beauty and the Geek

so I just have to say I LOVE this reality show.  Not just because it’s a reality show- but I think it has a great message.  […]
August 14, 2010

jazz up pony tails

we tried this hairstyle just for fun to jazz up basic pony tails. Divide the front part of the hair into 4 sections and do a […]
August 14, 2010

my favorite braid

This is one of my favorite ways to do a french braid- separate the hair into 4 sections.  Start at one of the top corners and […]
August 14, 2010

Bountiful Baskets

I picked up my bountiful basket this morning!  If you live in AZ, CO, ID, NV, TX, UT, WA, or WY and you DON’T know about […]
August 14, 2010

Capri Sun Bag

ok this was my first attempt at making a capri-sun bag.  These are so cute!  It was actually pretty easy- even thought I made a mistake […]
August 13, 2010

Things I did with a sheet set

Sheets are GREAT for sewing projects! Where else can you find that much fabric for $3?? (the price of 1 twin sized flat sheet at Walmart)  […]
August 13, 2010

Bounce away the Spiders!

A few years ago we had a spider issue.  There were 2 rooms in our house we would see 1-2 spiders a day-usually on the ceiling.  […]
August 13, 2010

Enchiladas with white sauce

Recently I heard these are also called Mormon Enchiladas… My grandma used to make them with corn tortillas, I prefer to use flour. Sauce: 1 can […]
August 12, 2010

More Energy, Better Health

I came across this web page while researching hypothyroidism (a low functioning thyroid) which basically causes a slower metabolism, low energy, weight gain, insomnia, hair loss and other […]
August 12, 2010

Homemade Corndogs

Here’s a easy way to make homemade corn dogs- Roll Hot dogs in flour- or just pat dry so the batter will stick, then put them […]