Summer Travel On A Budget-The KEY things

We all know how glorious traveling can be at times.  The constant in and out of hotels, pit stops to go potty, kids whining in the car, and not to mention all the wonderful “road food”. All of those pit stops really add up especially if you’re on a budget, have kids and plan on […]

National Pecan Pie Day…MY Kind of Day!!

Happy National Pecan Pie Day y’all!!! In honor of this day we celebrate with Chocolate Pecan Pie!!! YUMMMMM!!! There are so many different variations of pecan pies out there.  One year for Thanksgiving my dad made a cream cheese pecan pie. It was absolutely delicious! Remember, pecan pie doesn’t just have to be eaten at […]

PTSD & Fireworks

I’ve contemplated how to approach this sensitive subject without offending either side. Lord knows I do not feel qualified to offer advice on the subject as I battle my own demons (not combat related). With the celebration of America descending upon us in less than a week, I know my own worries are already triggered […]

Happy 1st Day of SUMMER!!

It is FINALLY here, the first day of summer. School is out and we are SLEEPING in!! What are your plans for the summer? Often times as a military family PCS time is NOW, that is what my family is experiencing. So, not much relaxation for this household. But since we are departing Europe; we […]

Finding Events On Post For Summer

Summer is now here which means kids are out of school and we have to keep them busy.  Of course they’ll be playing hours upon hours with their friends and going to places like the pool.  However, what if you want to do more than that?  You don’t want to necessarily drag them all over […]