On a recent day that creative inspiration visited me, a can of red paint, a piece of kindling and my Cricut machine all met together. Without much thought or effort, this rustic family name sign was created – perfectly resting above the fireplace where it was originally headed. "A GOOD name is rather to be Read More
Do you ever have family members with multiple snack attacks in one day? From my experience in homeschooling several children, I know that home schooling is not just schooling. It includes preparing meals and cleaning more often than if you were not living in the house all day, and much more. Snack attacks can become Read More
If you're needing a meal with ingredients you just grab out of your pantry, Pepperoni Alfredo is easy, quick, and tasty. I shared the ingredients and a few thoughts over at Living on PB&J. Have a blessed day!
Take a peek over at Living on PB&J where you will be sure to find an encouraging word for your day! You might like to make this easy fabulous fall treat that I've shared from our house… start thinking "It's PAY DAY!"
This past New Year’s Eve, our family moved into the recently purchased parsonage of our church where my husband serves as the assistant pastor. It is an older, custom built, spacious home full of lovely potential! With age, comes the need for repairs and updates. One project on the update side is the Breakfast Nook. Read More
Our summer days have been full. Meals with hours of preparation have not been possible daily. With a large family, bypassing the kitchen altogether to eat out is not the solution as a rule. Last night, my "create as I go with what I have" dish was a hit.. or at the least, it wasn't Read More
This recipe accomplishes the goal of making my family members feel special for whatever occasion. I love it when I get to cook something they really like, and this is one of those meals. Mashed potatoes and salad and/or green beans often complete the meal. Our family was all together at home for supper tonight for Read More
Growing up, my mom always made our birthday cakes. This is something I've carried into my own home. With eleven birthdays a year, homemade is much more economical. I used to enjoy the challenge of a creative idea for the cake, and I still enjoy the homemade flavor over a storebought cake. Over the years, this Read More
After a busy day out and bath time in progress, I had the urge *and energy* to make my family some No-Bakes. I had all the ingredients, the time, and the desire to please my husband by making one of his favorites. Seeing me measure the oatmeal to pour into the saucepan of chocolate, my eight year Read More
While homeschooling several children, we could have run the dishwasher up to three times on a normal day (normal -what is that?). Now, we usually run the dishwasher once a day which leaves us with minimal handwashing considering the amount of kitchen preparation, cooking and serving that comes along with a larger group. "Where no oxen Read More