Growing Boy

Growing Boy   what Stephen Small ate today: a peanut butter sandwich 2 bananas a small bowl of yogurt with blueberries a “homemade” lunchable — crackers with ham and cheese 2 chicken nuggets a serving of butter beans 2 cups of whole milk a these pictures are blurry, but i love them The kid is… Continue Reading Growing Boy

Decorating

Decorating Despite my serious lack of talent and funds, I love to decorate! I enjoy making a space look nic(er). Unfortunately, I learn the hard way through many mistakes and decorating disasters. This is why I have nearly forbid myself to spend money decorating these days. I’m okay with rearranging, re-purposing, and using materials I… Continue Reading Decorating

My Method to Meal Planning – and a Sample Menu and Grocery List

Let’s continue this conversation…about grocery shopping and meal planning! I loved your questions and comments! Just to set things straight I need to clarify that I really don’t love the entire process. Some weeks I just dont feel like planning, grocery shopping, and cooking. Some seasons of life are harder than others. But the way… Continue Reading My Method to Meal Planning – and a Sample Menu and Grocery List

Grocery Shopping, Meal Planning – Working on a New Game Plan

I’m at a grocery crossroads. For many reasons. 1- My family has grown and my kids are eating more. 2- I’ve been trying to prepare healthier foods, lean meats and lots of produce, fewer sweets. I was doing this for while but then pregnancy. Boom. Nausea. Pass the Cheese Its. Which leads me to ….… Continue Reading Grocery Shopping, Meal Planning – Working on a New Game Plan

Self Timer

Self Timer

Self Timer I had something different planned for today, but after reading this post I could not resist experimenting with my camera’s self timer this morning. Also, its EMBRACE THE CAMERA DAY! hosted by Emily and the Anderson Family Crew…. Fortunately for you, I was wearing my brown yoga pants with an over sized black… Continue Reading Self Timer

Christmas Craft : Popsicle Stick Tree Ornament

Stephen Small and I made these popsicle stick tree ornaments the other day. We loved it. I did all the glue gunning and he placed the buttons. My goal was to make a craft out of supplies we already had — no purchasing. The inspiration came from here. We painted the sticks with green finger… Continue Reading Christmas Craft : Popsicle Stick Tree Ornament