Do you get frustrated by all the socks you need to match in the laundry? I have found the answer! I went to the dollar store and bought a lingerie bag for each of my daughters. I fed a plastic bracelet thru the bag (I think I may change this […]

We got a babysitter tonight and went out for dinner! Well – we went out for dinner with all of my husband’s works colleagues. So this belly may be accentuated by all the food I just ate. Baby is kicking up a storm now and I enjoy watching my belly bounce. Hubby has […]

It’s time to start harvesting your rhubarb! I love rhubarb during the summer. I stew it and add sugar, but I also have some great rhubarb reciepes. If you have any more recipes to share, please let me know! Rhubarb Muffins Combine:2 1/2 cups of flour1 tbsp baking powder1 tsp […]

I am a firm believer that children need to start eating in public at a young age. They need to be taught the social conventions and expectations early, so that it will become an ingrained habit when they are older. Tonight we went our for dinner as a family to […]

My kids love to play with playdoh. There are a bunch of recipes out there to make your own playdoh or buy it at the dollar store. But I discovered this really cool recipe which makes something more geared towards those younger kidlets who make a big mess with playdoh. […]

As the nesting instinct sets in, I saw this idea online and decided to make some closet dividers of my own. We happened to have all of the necessary pieces at home already, left over from my daughter’s birthday party craft. I figure this will make it a lot easier […]

If you are a parent, you are guilty of keep junk; things to remember the first few years of our children’s lives. I’ve decided to not keep these packed away in a box collecting dust, but to display them as art. For each of my kids I have created a […]

We hardly ever ate pancakes in our house. I liked crepes (spotted pancakes as we called them!) much better. Only on weekends do I make more than toast or cereal. This weekend we had crepes. I like them better than regular pancakes because they are sweet enough that you don’t […]

For Father’s Day this year I made a picture for Daddy with a great poem I found on Pinterest. The picture is probably too small to see, but I managed to score two cool shirts from Zulily. One says “Daddy is under my spell” and the other, “I found my Prince, […]

I decided to make good old fashioned chocolate chip muffins for lunch today. I got this from my mom and I love this recipe! I usually do a double recipe and it fills two muffin trays. Instead of chocolate chips, you can experiement. I also like it with cheddar cheese. […]