My Favorite Posts- 2017

Now that we’re into the new year, I thought I would look back on 2017 and re-live some of the memories!  As I was looking through the posts, I thought I would share some of my favorites…Enjoy!!!   Why I gave up Scrapbooking Peanut Butter Overnight Oats 5 Steps to Declutter How We Keep Our […]

Menu Plan Monday- January 8, 2018

  I think we’re having a heat wave here in Wisconsin!!  It’s a Monday morning and the temperature is already 30 degrees!!  What a nice change from the sub zero wind chills!  Maybe my little teacup yorkie will actually want to go potty outside! (That’s another story for another day!!)  Ahem! Here is our menu […]

Guest Room Makeover! 2018

  Hi friends, and Happy New Year!!!  Remember back in November when I posted about my Craft Room Makeover??  I showed you pictures of my pitiful room that housed my college son and all of his stuff over the summer.  Well, I’ve done a little work, and while it’s NOT completely finished yet, I’m so […]

Christmas 2017

Hello, hello!!!  Hope you all had an amazing Christmas with family and the ones you love!!  We sure had a good one!! These cuties were all home, and I enjoyed being with them so much! Just look how grown up they are!!!  I mean, wasn’t it just last year that we had this picture taken?? […]

Holiday Morning French Toast

Christmas is less than a week away and I’m really looking forward to seeing my people…and eating this special breakfast on Christmas morning!!  In fact, I may have to make 2 pans of this awesomely good french toast casserole because our family is growing!  My kids look forward to having this every Christmas- it’s a […]

Our Favorite Christmas Traditions

Our family time is pretty important to us and so are our traditions!  Today I want to share a few of our favorite traditions through the years! We have strong feelings about decorating for Christmas.  The decor goes up AFTER Thanksgiving…even if it’s just the next day!  Now, Christmas music, that’s a little different!  I […]

Cashew Chicken Cracker Dip

  Looking for a quick and easy appetizer to take to a party?? This is the ONE!! It’s like a meal because it has lots of protein and a fruit too!! (wink)  Make this for your next party and watch it disappear!  Just make sure to use “sturdy” crackers, because you don’t wanna lose part […]

What’s up Wednesday- November 2017

  Once a month, I will be following in Mix and Match Mama‘s path and creating a What’s Up Wednesday Post!!  In this post I will be answering these questions…   Here we GO!!   WHAT ARE WE EATING THIS WEEK… Turkey Broccoli Casserole (Using up that Thanksgiving turkey!!) Pizza and Salad Baked Sandwiches Chicken […]

Craft Room Make-Over!!

The holidays are here and I’ve started dreaming…. dreaming of Christmas morning when all of my kids are home, some with their spouse, and we all wander to the kitchen at various times to have a cup of coffee and breakfast, enjoying each one’s company!  A girl can dream, right??? As you know, we built […]

Life Lately…

  Welcome back!!  Sorry for not posting last week….that’s life, I guess- thanks for the grace!!  Anyway, I haven’t done a random post on life lately, so join me as I show ya what we’ve been up to!! Because I’m a morning person (you can hate me if you want!) I’ve been enjoying the quiet […]