No video again, I am sorry! However Zion isn’t even with me so I figured it wouldn’t be as fun without him, haha! I flew to Boston yesterday (Tuesday) in order to help my husband move back to Texas. Since the military doesn’t pay for cars to be shipped in CONUS we have to drive […]


 The 4th of July is right around the corner!!! Who is ready for some fireworks and enthusiastic patriotism!?? My children love this holiday because of the big sparkly things that go *BOOM* in the sky after dark – I mean, who doesn’t love that part, right? My husband enjoys gathering with his fellow Soldiers to […]

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  June 29th is NATIONAL WAFFLE IRON DAY! Not to be confused with National Waffle Day on August 24th. No, it is the day we celebrate the amazing invention that gives us the ability to make waffles. Cause without the waffle iron, we’d have no reason to celebrate National Waffle Day at all! Now, waffle […]


 I will be the first one to say that eating healthy is a lifestyle change and honestly it’s harder then most people think. However, meal prepping and keeping successful recipes in a binder can help on those days when bad food is calling your name. There are lots of vegetables that you can use in […]

 Week 5 Day 28 This has been a difficult week for me.  I got sick over the weekend and my stomach was not feeling so well.  It was like it was doing turns and flips.  I had to take a break over the weekend and rest.  I know I needed it, but now I am […]


  Fiber! We all need it but do you get enough of it? Well there is an easier way to get fiber with Benefiber! Benefiber allows you to take in fiber anyway you choose and this yummy granola recipe is a perfect example of that! Homemade Crunchy Granola What you need: 1 cup raw oatmeal […]

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 There is nothing worse than finding out a trusted friend might be responsible for the monstrous happenings that have been going on at Hogwarts. But Harry, Ron, and Hermoine are having to grapple with the fact that Hagrid might have been the one who opened the Chamber of Secrets the first time fifty years earlier. […]

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 Oh readers, what a treasure we have in store for this week’s reading! I think that I can say without a doubt that the section we are reading this week has been my favorite so far! I hope that ya’ll will enjoy it as well, and that you have enjoyed the book overall. I know […]

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 Summer is officially under way here in North Carolina! And yesterday it was HOT HOT HOT! The type of unbearable heat where you just want to close the curtains, crank the air conditioner and try to find inside activities to occupy the kids. Since we are trying to have a more unplugged summer, watching cartoons […]


 PURINA is a nutritious choice of food for either your dog or cat. With a wide variety of types and flavors, it is sure to be a hit in your home! Check out this hot deal with PURINA at your local Commissary! The month is almost over so run over to your Commissary to stock up and […]