December 3rd, 2013
” And visions of sugar plums danced in their heads”. We all know that line. But what the heck is a sugar-plum anyway? Well contrary to belief that a sugar-plum is actually a plum. A sugar-plum is actually a 17th century candy. HELLO! Were you paying attention to all those times you played Candy [...]
November 27th, 2013
Even though this is my third Christmas as a parent, I FINALLY have a child who knows what is going on! It is SOOO much fun! I am skipping over Thanksgiving this year because I need to devote all my time to Christmas. ( I have a baby due on Christmas Eve, so I [...]
November 18th, 2013
Last weekend I asked my blog’s Facebook Community for fun cheap Christmas ornament ideas. You see, after 7 years of marriage, this is the first time my husband and I will put up a Christmas tree. We have never spent Christmas at home, Plus our son is now 2, he will think [...]
November 14th, 2013
I Love all those quotes that you see floating around Pinterest! Sometimes I wish you could purchase some of them for cute wall art! I know you can get some of those cute little sayings for nurseries and playrooms.
When I found out that I was expecting my second boy, ( OMG in [...]
November 12th, 2013
So…..there is a fun little story that is behind this recipe. Smoked Paprika and Cornmeal Chicken Tenders. As many of you know, I live in Iowa. There are not TOO many other bloggers in Iowa. I feel like there are SOOOOO many bloggers in Utah, Texas, the south, and on both coasts of this [...]
November 7th, 2013
The other day, I was in need of a naughty snack. It’s too badI didn’t purchase ANY naughty Halloween candy last week. Instead I gave away bags of popcorn. So, I needed to think of something else.
I DO always keep peanut butter around. AND I have been on a bit of a [...]
November 4th, 2013
For the past two years I have successfully sold Valentines Day Beer labels on Etsy. They went over really big and I sold quite a few sets. I have decided to expand this year, by giving Christmas beer labels a try.
It is so true, that men are SOOOOOOO hard to shop for. I [...]
November 1st, 2013
As my loyal readers know. I am expecting my second baby boy! ( I am sooo excited to meet him! only 7 1/2 weeks to go! ) But I also have several ( I mean SEVERAL) friends expecting kids as well! AND on top of that my Sister in law is also expecting! [...]
October 28th, 2013
I am having my second baby this December and I am in the process of filling up my freezer with healthy meals for my family to eat after he arrives. My husband is frequently traveling internationally, and when he is gone, I take the opportunity to make dinners and freeze the majority of [...]
October 18th, 2013
So….I had a stressful night last night. My husband is in China for work, and I was woken up by my toddler around 2 am…..he had gotten sick. everywhere!!!!! So after dealing with that, and spending the morning making sure he was feeling better, doing laundry and sanitizing most of our house. I [...]