December 30, 2010

Holiday Garland

This is a very easy and cheap holiday decoration, and it’s something kids can help with. I got these gingerbread foam shapes at the dollar store, […]
December 29, 2010

Wednesday Whip It!

  This week’s Wednesday Whip it for me includes: Taking pictures of old completed projects (before I started this blog) to post! What are you going to […]
December 28, 2010

New Years Top 2 Resolutions

Not that we need a “new year” to choose to make changes and efforts in our life that we know we should improve on.  Personally I […]
December 28, 2010

Candy Lights

These are fun and festive around the holidays. To make, you’ll need: small cartons with lids (I got mine at a local grocery store for about 9 […]
December 27, 2010

Advent Calendar

We love counting down to the holidays around our house.  I wanted to make something that could apply year round and still look good with our […]
December 27, 2010

5 Decker Dinner

This is an easy one pan dish.  If you want to throw something together and not worry about it while it cooks for 45 mins or […]
December 26, 2010

Peaches & Cream Jello Mold

This was a really amazing dessert! creamy and peachy! cook 3 small boxes of peach jello in 3 cups of water until it boils. pour into […]
December 24, 2010

Gingerbread House

Around our house gingerbread houses are done the easy and cheap way by making them out of graham crackers. Royal icing recipe: 4 egg whites- beaten […]
December 24, 2010

Ham, Potatoe & Pea Soup

Here is another way to use leftover ham- with Christmas dinner coming up it’s a perfect time to test it out. Just like when making turkey soup- […]
December 22, 2010

Rantings of a Mom

So I was at the store the other day- and as kids were fighting getting back into the car, and I’m loading groceries, I close the […]
December 17, 2010

Our Family Christmas letter

Thought I would share our family Christmas letter with my blog readers 🙂 Mason’s 2010 Oh what a year it’s been, We’ve enjoyed spending time with […]
December 15, 2010

Contest for the coolest Christmas Gift idea!!

ok, with only 10 days left until Christmas I am holding a Christmas gift idea contest!! Have a cute gift idea or two? take a picture […]
December 15, 2010

Christmas Shopping Spree

Years ago, when I used to live in Tooele, UT the town did this really neat event around Christmas time. About the first part of November […]
December 14, 2010

New year, FREE Tupperware!

I’m so excited for the deals in January I have to share them! Tupperware is putting any host that books a party today for any day […]
December 10, 2010

Queen’s Hash

ok here’s the story on this recipe.  I learned it from the son of a man that used to be the train chef for the royal […]
December 10, 2010

Chicken Croissant Sandwich

Using some bottled chicken to make a chicken sandwich- The bottled chicken doesn’t LOOK appetising, but it’s really moist and good!  Bottling chicken is a great […]
December 10, 2010

Homemade Turkey Soup

Whenever we have a turkey I make soup with the leftovers.  It’s an easy way to use everything and waste less! Plus even though it is […]
December 9, 2010

CSN stores

It’s been awhile since I’ve done a CSN stores review/giveaway on here! So it’s time to do one! For something fun, here’s my CSN stores preview poem: If […]
December 5, 2010

Baked Trout

We got some trout from my brother- the fishing king.  Since we want to start having fish more often (yet I have little to no experience […]
December 2, 2010

Help those who help you!

This post is submitted by a guest poster and my good friend Allison. Can you help us help others? Mamaroneck EMS is in the running to […]
December 1, 2010

On the First day of Christmas…..

So our 12 days of Christmas Giveaways starts today!! Be sure to go check out all the upcoming giveaways and enter! If you have any […]
November 29, 2010

Quiche Lorraine

This is a Christmas tradition in my family.  On Christmas morning mom always made some quiche Lorraine.  I experimented with my new empanada makers from Tupperware- […]
November 24, 2010

Ham Fried Rice

This is a very easy dish to throw together for a filling Chinese food night. Adjust this recipe according to your family size, we have 6 […]
November 22, 2010

Keep an eye on us!

After my craft show  last weekend I have lots of things to post!  Here’s a sneak peek: (all of this stuff is original poems I made […]