August 20, 2010

Ribbon Braids

This is another neat technique I learned from the princess hairstyles page.  My daughter Kenzie asked me to do it on her hair in 2 braids […]
August 20, 2010

Cereal Storers

I LOVE these!  They are the cereal storers from Tupperware- and you can buy them until Friday 8-27-10 for 2 for $35! After Friday they will […]
August 20, 2010

Victim vs Superhero

It occured to me this morning as my son was leaving for school and whining about probably the 5th thing since waking up, he had already […]
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.  […]