You’ve surely heard the old adage: Don’t grocery shop when you’re hungry. It’s a good one, because you will find yourself grabbing things based on desire and not need. But I have a few more pointers to share. My biggest tip is to always, always make a list! Whenever I try to wing it. I spend more money and end wandering longer and much less effectively through the store
Soooo a few weeks ago, we had a the most wonderful weekend. I mean it was PACKED with ideal summertime activity. There were swimsuits, grills and ice cream. It all began on Saturday morning at the a water park. Me and the girls put on our bathing suits, packed our sunscreen, towels and snacks and headed off for some fun in the sun along with
I want to make beautiful food. I’d love to share some delicious photographs of thoughtfully plated dishes…and I will…eventually. Soon. Or maybe later. I don’t know. Right now and for the last year (at least) I’ve been caught between two very significant distractions, two exceptionally and worthy causes. They are my children. The Toddler and the Tween. I find the contrasts with are at times
We are already in month TWO of 2015, ya’ll. Just like that. I was meaning to let you know what I ate and cooked over the holidays and who was visiting and what projects I accomplished around the house during my days off. I meant to share my insightful intention/resolution for 2015, too. But, guess what. Go on…Guess. Baby! I have a new baby. I have two
Yes, you! I’m thankful for your time and interest. I’m grateful for your comments, likes and emails. I’m grateful that you’re visiting my blog and reading the posts. Hang in here with me as I embark on my journey to become a full-time blogger. More recipes ahead. I’m grateful for that. To read this series from the beginning, click here.
It’s been a long, exhausting day and tomorrow will make it all worthwhile. We took an early flight this morning so that I could get to my momma’s house and for the big day. Today, I’ve been helping my mom in the kitchen as much as she’ll let me and she’s been helping me with my life. Moms do that. I’ve learned to just listen
Yesterday, was a beautiful day. The sun was shining and I had the opportunity to bask in it. I took a walk. I smelled the fresh air. I stopped and took pictures of fallen leaves. It’s been a nice break from the freezing temperatures and I’m blessed that I had a chance to soak it in. Today, I cleaned. I spent a full day cleaning
I fell asleep last night without posting. My heart was willing, but my body wasn’t able. I was so tired. After I put the children to bed, I got in my own bed with my laptop and … The next thing I know my husband is moving the laptop out of the bed and turning off the light. It wasn’t even 1o o’clock. Sometimes, I