The Secret Garden – Week 1

Mary Lennox just might be the most selfish and ignored little girl on the face of the planet. What she wants, she gets, and if she does not get what she wants, she throws a temper tantrum. While she can view her parents from afar, they do not have time for her. Her father is […]

The Help – Week 1

Aibileen, Minny, and Miss Skeeter all live in the same area, but their lives could not be more different. Aibileen and Minny work as hired help in the homes of their white counterparts. Miss Skeeter, an unfortunate nickname, is the daughter of a cotton farmer, and well-to-do. Jackson, Mississippi is as diverse as they come. […]

4th of July Craft Ideas #MMSCraft

Happy 4th of July to you!! Who’s got the grill warming up already? Or are you picking up last minute items? Need to keep the kids busy while you prep?! I’ve got a great group of crafts you can do with the kids while you wait to eat or the fireworks! First off! If you […]

It’s Meatless Monday

Happy Monday to you! Guess what?! It’s a short work week! We are excited to celebrate our nations independence this coming weekend. This week I wanted to share an easy and delicious recipe that the whole family will enjoy and not even realize it’s meatless! Thanks to Kellogg’s brand MorningStar Farms, this Easy Brunch Focaccia […]

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 […]