The Little Old Lady Who Broke All The Rules – Week 4

Share this…The League of Pensioners is not quite ready to call it quits just yet. You would think that being in prison, and finding that it is not as much fun as they hoped it would be, might deter them from committing future crimes. All it does however, is fuel their desire to commit even […]

Black Stallion – Week 4

Share this…Alec is determined to find a way to race the Black. He knows that he can win, but without the proper paperwork, there is nothing that he can do. Or so he thought! His friend, Joe brings another newspaperman with him to see the Black run at night. The write up that the Black […]

DIY 3D Butterfly Wall

Share this…My daughter has always loved butterflies which I find pretty symbolic considering how she has gone through the most beautiful metamorphosis herself over the past four and a half years. She starts big girl school this year, she had her first drastic haircut a few months ago, she wants the training wheels taken off of […]

Salsa for the Soul

Share this…One of the best things about having a simple staple food is that it is easy and quick to put together. One of my favorite summer dishes. Who am I kidding though, this recipe is good YEAR ROUND! It is a quick easy chunky salsa that you can literally use for ANYTHING! We have […]

Cupcake Diaries – Coconut Creme Pie

Share this…Easter has just passed and like many of you, my family got together and had a nice meal together to celebrate the holiday. I was fortunate that my mother volunteered to do all of the cooking and she just made a simple request for me to bring the dessert… well, hello! Cupcake is my […]

DIY Place Mats!

Share this…Base housing is hard to decorate. Most of it is old, it’s cramped, and fitting all of your decor in can be a chore. After owning a home, and then deciding to live on post after this last PCS, I have struggled with making this space mine. The settling in period can take some […]

Being a book nerd is NOT a bad thing!

Share this…Every body has a little bit of nerd in them, whether you want to admit it or not. We all have our certain items that we can ‘geek out’ or ‘nerd’ over. Books just happen to be mine. If I am anywhere near a bookstore, I can sense it, and I HAVE to visit, […]

Share this…Now that all of the holidays have settled down, it’s time to get back to being extra nerdy! One of our FAVORITE shows just premiered last weekend, Doctor Who! The whole family LOVES binge watching Doctor Who so in honor of the new season (and soon to be new Doctor) I decided to whip […]

Busting the Myths – Part 2

Share this…Myth – Because you were home schooled, you will never  be able to go to college or get a decent job. Reality – FALSE! I am walking proof of this one folks! It frustrates me because the myth is the complete opposite. I was home schooled from mid-6th grade through 12th grade. After that, […]

Cheddar, Bacon, and Spinach Spread

Share this…Easter found a lot of us parents slaving away in the kitchen preparing a traditional meal for our families. Now that the holiday has come and gone and the kids are already complaining about leftovers… the fact remains that we have people that depend on us to feed them at least three times a […]