Battling Dinner Time Insanity

As much as it pains me to admit it, I’m not the best at organization. I’m not an absolute and complete slob, but I’m not very good at getting myself organized on a large scale. Small things, sure. I can organize a party. Think through an event. The fun stuff! But keep my kids’ toys [...] Read more »

Melt Your Heart – Easy Valentine’s Day Treats

Got any leftover candy canes still lying around? Well, then! You’re all set to whip up a quick Valentine’s treat! Last year we had a ton of mini candy canes leftover from Christmas. So in an effort to spread the love, we baked them into a sweet Valentine’s treat for the kid’s friends at church. [...] Read more »

A Gingerbread House That Almost Wasn’t

Tis the day after Christmas, And I just have to say That our gingerbread house Wasn’t made ’til the Eve of Christmas day. I wanted to forgot it, but the children were insistent, that Christmas wouldn’t be perfect if we went on in life without it. So I mixed the Royal Icing according to directions. [...] Read more »

From Pinterest to My Table

I love Pinterest. You love Pinterest. We all love Pinterest! Sounds like a cheer, right? And it should end with pom-poms waving and a “GoooOOOOOOooo Pinterest! Yay!” Excuse the blonde moment, folks. Moving on… One thing that I really love about Pinterest is the access to new recipes! {Follow my “Eats” board if you’d like.} [...] Read more »

Cake Confessions

Confession time. {No, this is not where I admit to eating too much cake and yummy food yesterday in celebration of my own birthday! Although that would be true too.} My cake cheating simple solution? Didn’t work out so well for Miss M’s birthday. Whew…I feel much better now that I’ve told you! I wanted [...] Read more »

Saturday Snapshots {27}

So I missed last week’s Saturday Snapshots. Did you notice? I had consistently taken at least a picture a day for 20+ consecutive weeks, but last week ended up being a super rough, super stressful week for me and pictures didn’t make the priority list. Hated to break my streak! But now back to the [...] Read more »