August 13, 2012

Tea Party with the girls

My niece stayed the night at our house and the girls wanted to have a tea party.  Sometimes you just need to have some play time […]
August 11, 2012

Cleaning FAIL… sneaky litte kids!

PLEASE tell me my kids aren’t the only ones that do this!?!?  So the top picture is the view from my kitchen.  When I ask the […]
August 10, 2012

The Last Refuge Book Review

We were given the oppertunity to review this new book “The Last Refuge” by Ben Coes.  Since this was obviously a book along the lines of […]
August 9, 2012

Fry Sauce

If you’ve never heard of fry sauce you probably have never been to Utah!  Apparently it’s a Utah thing, which I didn’t know years ago when […]
August 8, 2012

Dog on the Roof Book Review

I was asked to review this new book “Dog on the Roof” based on a cross country family trip that Mitt Romney allegedly took with his […]
August 7, 2012

Canning Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

Canning homemade spaghetti sauce is a lot of work, but pays off when you want a quick easy dinner without preservatives. In order to can spaghetti […]
August 6, 2012

Smitty Movie Review

Amoung the movies we reviewed Smitty is easily one of the best!  I’ll warn you now though- this is a tear jerker in a few places.  […]
August 4, 2012

Dad Tie Picture

August 1st celebrated my dad’s 74th birthday.  So I wanted to give him something he could hang up in his office.  I had this hideously ugly […]
August 3, 2012

Donkey X Movie Review

We had the opportunity to review this movie this week. Oh boy, I was a little nervous when I learned it was based on the story […]
August 2, 2012

Cheddar Broccoli Soup

If you’ve ever had soup at a bakery or restaurant that tastes amazing and you wish you could have it at home, well you can!  Most […]
August 1, 2012

Space Bags Giveaway!

You may have seen these on TV before, let me tell you when I got some last year we discovered how awesome they really are!!  Holy […]
July 31, 2012

Space Dogs Movie Review

We had the opportunity to review this new animated children’s movie “Space Dogs”.  When a circus dog crosses paths with a homeless dog she is appalled […]
July 30, 2012

Homemade Baby Food- squash & carrots

This week I made some more homemade baby food- Acorn Squash and carrots. Addie is LOVING the baby food I made last week.  It was so […]
July 28, 2012

Freddy Frogface Movie Review

We had the oppertunity to review this new movie “Freddy Frogface”.  It’s an animated British children’s movie.  The characters are all British and there is a lot of […]
July 27, 2012

Homemade Sausage Egg McMuffin

Ever since my post about fast food places and all the ……extras they put into the food they sell I have a hard time going to […]
July 26, 2012

Homemade Lime Rickey

We recently discovered Lime Rickey’s at our local Artic Circle.  If you haven’t tried one, you should! They are so good! The other night while fixing […]
July 25, 2012

Watermelon Carving

Another Pinterest experiment.  I had a potluck to go to and since them theme was kabob’s I thought this hedgehog watermelon would be perfect! For being […]
July 24, 2012

Cleaning Pans

Here is one of my Pinterest experiments tested.  I’ve seen the pictures on pinterest of how you can clean your pans with little to no effort […]
July 23, 2012

Homemade Hot Fudge Sauce

Growing up in a rural area where the nearest store was 30 minutes away, we did have the option to just run to the store or […]
July 21, 2012

Guest Post- 5 Gardening Tips You Should Teach Your Kids

Being someone who LOVES fresh garden food, but having a black thumb I figured I’d leave this topic to someone who has more success with it […]
July 20, 2012

Homemade Baby Food

In the search to provide homemade baby food that doesn’t take all day and mess up my kitchen to make I came up with this idea.   […]
July 19, 2012

Monkey Bread

Monkey bread is a great easy breakfast on those busy mornings.  You can do different flavors too.  I usually use butterscotch pudding.  This one is made […]
July 18, 2012

Miracle Sauce

Years ago I was researching the top 10 healthiest foods and wanted to create a recipe that included as many of them as I could.  So […]
July 17, 2012

Italian Chicken Bread

Years ago I invented this and my family loves it!  Normally we make it into a loaf of bread, but this time I tried something different […]