We had been talking about making the title design for our blog with a chicken, I was bummed at the thought though because we didn't even have chickens yet, then this evening my son and husband came home from the bus stop with a small box that made little peeping sounds!!! Six tiny baby chicks are now going… Continue reading A Special Delivery!
I have seen groups and posts about simple living, but most of them are either about homesteading/farming or minimalism so it became obvious that the subject means something different to everyone. I wouldn't at all call myself a minimalist. That just isn't one of my goals in life, and I don't like the cold feeling of having… Continue reading What is simple living to you?
The cold snap we've had the past few days has got me so drained, yesterday was stunning in comparison but I still felt so tired while at the same time the sunshine put me in the mood to get rid of things! It took me half the day to come out of my funk and start working… Continue reading A (not so) Motivated Monday
Anyone who really knows me can tell you how much I love cheese! It's one of those foods I couldn't live without. So here are the nachos we had this week. (Thanks to Dad for buying in bulk!!) Hello, Cheesy Chili Nachos! The next dish is from my mother in law and it is absolutely… Continue reading Food Fixx Friday: Chili Cheese Nachos Plus two extras!
I have been needing a quiet place to work/write or study and since I don't have an office, I decided to use what I do have. This vanity was my husband's daughters when she was little. It's a bit on the wobbly side but will definitely do the job for now. This way I can… Continue reading DIY- Office Space
Our oldest son found this awesome bottle at my parents house last week. I'm not 100% sure on the dates but from what I found online it could have been made in the 40's! Most likely 1944, What a gem! If anyone knows for certain what was in this type of bottle please comment and… Continue reading Trash to Treasure
King James Bible Questions & Discussion is a group on Facebook that I decided to make in order to promote bible study and share others views of what certain verses mean in the bible. If you would like to join click the link below. I'm trying to get enough people for better discussion. Feel free… Continue reading King James Bible Study Group
Since spring has officially sprung, let the cleaning begin! I've already gone through most of our clothes and bagged up quite a bit to donate. Whatever is left has made it's way to the front hall closet because baby clothes have taken over our bedroom. I need to go through these also and get rid of or… Continue reading Move it Monday: Small TV before/after and other cleaning adventures.
Thinking of things we'd like to eat and then making a list of ingredients to make such things is one of my most dreaded tasks as a Mother and Wife. As much as I love food and love to cook you would think that it would be a happy, enjoyable event. yet here I am… Continue reading Revamping the Grocery List!
I found this recipe in a meal planning group I'm in and I haven't tried it yet but I am going to very soon. It looks and sounds delicious. I'm sure there are different recipes out there but I chose the one that looked the best and easiest. (Mama Bear Friendly) http://www.thecountrycook.net/crock-pot-swedish-meatballs Please let me… Continue reading Food Fixx Friday: Crock Pot Sweedish Meatballs