Christmas: Stress Less- Part 3 (December)

Well, we’re getting down to the knitty gritty…it’s December!! If you’ve been following along, I’ve been guiding you through a slow journey to get ready for Christmas- hopefully it’s been helpful!!  Here are your assignments for this month! Week 1 Draft Christmas letter Print letter & photo Write down Holiday activities on your calendar Check […]

Happy Thanksgiving!!!

    Hi and HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!  No blog today- I’m spending the day with family!  I’m so thankful for all of you who take the time to read this blog!!  Your comments and emails encourage me to keep sharing!  Enjoy your day and remember to count your blessings!!!

Banana Cream & Cherry Trifle

Thanksgiving will soon be here and it tends to be a day when people enjoy the meal a little too much- including me!!  I thought I would share a very simple and LIGHT dessert recipe that might prevent you from having to wear your “buffet pants!” (The ones with the elastic waist!)  I might add that […]

Sweater Weather Tag!

  SWEATER WEATHER TAG QUESTIONS: 1. Favorite candle scent?  Yankee Candle “Apple Cider.” 2. Coffee, tea, or hot chocolate? Hot Chocolate!! 3. What’s the best fall memory you have? My kids in the backyard catching leaves as they fell off the trees. 4. Which makeup trend do you prefer: dark lips or winged eyeliner? Dark […]

Christmas: Stress Less- Part 2 (November)

Happy November!!!  My hope and prayer is that I can help you get ready for Christmas with less stress this year!  Here is the month of November broken down by week.  If you miss a few items, you’ll have an extra week to catch up!  So, here we go!!! Week 1 Talk to your family […]

Ask Ms. Jilly- 5 Ways to De-stinkify a boy’s room

A friend on Facebook recently asked me how to get that bad smell out of her son’s room.  I thought about it and came up with some strategies that I use to help with the smell- and there is a SMELL!!!   Keep shoes outside- Because my son doesn’t like to wear shoes in the […]

Easy & Healthy Pineapple Muffins

Here is another easy and delicious recipe to try! Print Easy & Healthy Pineapple Muffins Author: Jill on the Hill via Michele G. Recipe type: Dessert Prep time:  15 mins Cook time:  25 mins Total time:  40 mins Serves: 18 muffins   A very easy muffin recipe that is moist and delicious- healthy too! Ingredients 1 (20oz.) can […]

Fall Decor 2016

  Here are a few snap shots of our Fall Decor….. The Fall bins came up from the basement at the beginning of September…. Snippets from the upstairs… Snippets from the basement… For the Grand Tour, click the video below…. See you next week!!

Christmas: Stress Less- Part 1 (October)

Christmas is supposed to be a time of love, joy and peace, right? Well, truthfully it used to be a time that I would dread.  So much to do with so little time- I was completely frazzled!  I’m hoping in this 3 part series, I can help you take control of the season instead of […]

Apple Bread

I was having lunch with my parents this week and they mentioned going to a local orchard to purchase some apples.  My ears perked up and I immediately thought of my favorite recipe for apple bread!!  Once again, I have wonderful friends who share recipes with me and this one is a WINNER!!  The bread […]