2016 · September · Uncategorized

30 Day Gratitude Challenge: Sight – The Greatest Happiness is that of Family

The SIGHT I’m most grateful for today? My family! There are not many things more pleasing and gratifying than to lay eyes on your family. It doesn’t matter if you’re going through good times or bad, seeing your family always, always brings you back around to knowing you are loved. You can have rough roads…… Continue reading 30 Day Gratitude Challenge: Sight – The Greatest Happiness is that of Family

2016 · August · Life · Life Copes

30 Day Gratitude Challenge: Day 2 – Technology, It’s a Love-Hate Relationship

Technology is one of those things that we can love one minute and hate the next. I don’t think I could live without it now that I’ve had it for quite some time. Which technology are you grateful for?

2016 · August · Recipes · Summer of Fun

Summer of Fun: A Colloid? What’s That?

Here’s a short but sweet activity from today. Well, it was short and sweet to create but we played with it for over an hour. If there’s something we can learn than killing time isn’t a bad thing, right? Today we’re learning about colloids! What is a colloid you ask? A colloid is a substance…… Continue reading Summer of Fun: A Colloid? What’s That?

2016 · July · Life · Recipes · Summer of Fun

Summer of Fun: When Life Moves By In a Blur, There’s Always Time for Pie

Oh my goodness, I can’t believe more than a week has passed since I last posted. I guess asking where the time goes is definitely something worth asking in this instance. Time is flying by, as it always does when the boys are here. It seems like we never  have enough time together, although it…… Continue reading Summer of Fun: When Life Moves By In a Blur, There’s Always Time for Pie

2016 · July · Recipes · Summer of Fun

Summer of Fun – I Scream, You Scream, We’re Making No Churn Ice Cream!

Welcome back!! The boys have arrived for our second round of summer of fun and today we’re making ice cream. I remember making ice cream with my gramma or was it with mama, either way I remember. We used one of those old fashioned ice cream makers. The one that used rock salt and then you…… Continue reading Summer of Fun – I Scream, You Scream, We’re Making No Churn Ice Cream!

2016 · July · Life · Life Copes · Summer

Summer: Where Does the Time Go- Caught in a Financial UH-OH – 4 Great Ideas to Help

Over the last few weeks, I’ve spent a lot of time trying to figure out our finances. I don’t mind telling you, sometimes things get way left or way right and we end up facing some tight times. We’ve hit a couple of really bad bumps  monstrous mountains over the last six months and our…… Continue reading Summer: Where Does the Time Go- Caught in a Financial UH-OH – 4 Great Ideas to Help

2016 · June · Life · Summer · Summer of Fun

Summer of Fun 2016 : Weekend Update – Hey Mom, We’re YAMPING

I believe my youngest was 18 months old the last time we camped; just a short time before his dad and I split. We loved camping. Everything about it. The outdoors, the smell of breakfast cooking over an open flame, the hiking, sleeping in a tent, sitting around the fire, seeing so many stars, EVERYTHING!

We were regulars. We often camped two, three, or more times a summer.

2016 · Blogging · Getting 2 Know U · June · Life · Summer

Summer: Where Does the Time Go – A Blogfest

As many of you know, my boys split their summer time between my home and their dad’s home. Well, guess what? This is their dad’s time 😦 so summer of fun activities are on hold for now Booooooooo!!! BUT I thought this would be a great time to continue my where does the time go…… Continue reading Summer: Where Does the Time Go – A Blogfest