Zucchini Brownies

Well, it’s that time of year folks….the time when the zucchini starts taking over the garden and you start leaving them on neighbors porches and running!!!  Ha!!  Here is a WONDERFUL way to use at least 2 cups of the shredded zucchini, and your family won’t even taste it!   Print Zucchini Brownies Author: Jill on […]


Time for another link up with Erika and Shay!  This month we are talking about how we pack lunches for our kids!!  This post is an old one- 3 years old to be exact!  Now that my kids are grown and only my daughter is still home, we don’t pack many lunches anymore!  Our high […]

What I learned from my 23andMe genetic test!

The thought of learning about my ancestors is fascinating to me! When I asked others that have taken the test what they thought, many of them said “be prepared for surprises.” Hmmmm….this almost pushed me over the edge to purchase the test, just to find out what they might be talking about! When you go […]

What’s Up Wednesday?! July 2018

  Once a month, I link up with Mel, Sheaffer and Shay to blog about What’s up, Wednesday!  Well, here we go for this month….July 2018!!!   What we’re eating this week… Pesto Chicken, steamed veggies Steak, baked potato, salad Shrimp Alfredo, steamed broccoli Tacos, chips & salsa Ribs, salad   What I’m reminiscing about… […]

What We’re Reading- July 2018

It’s SUMMERTIME, and the livin’ is EASY…. did you read that or sing that??  Ha!  Yes, Summer is in full swing and it means that I have more time to read!!  There’s only the three of us home right now- my hubby, daughter and I, so I’m showing you what we’ve been reading!! Let’s start […]

What I’ve Been Priming…Puppy Style

Last March I started a new series- What I’ve been Priming.  I find it fascinating to see what others purchase on Amazon and usually get some new product ideas when I read blogs about what they buy.  So, here we go again!! You can see my last post HERE. Last March we added a new […]

Sausage, Corn, Pea and Rice Skillet

Hello, friends!  Let me just share a little advice…..make this recipe!!  I didn’t know if my family would like it, (they don’t mind being guinea pigs)  but you know I only share tried and true recipes here!!  It’s a bland recipe, so you can keep it there or jack it up by using a little […]

Laundry Hack: Sticker Removal

Have you ever washed something and accidentally left the tag on? UGH!!!  I totally thought my new shirt was ruined!  I tried and tried to peel it off, but nothing was working!  I even did my best to be patient and pick it off, but the glue was left!  I knew there HAD to be […]

What’s Up, Wednesday- June 2018

Happy, Happy, Wednesday, friends!!  It’s time for the monthly linky party with Shay, Mel & Shaeffer!!  The last Wednesday of the month is when we share “What’s Up” in our lives!!  Now, on with the show!!!       What we’re eating this week!! BBQ Pork Sandwiches Chicken Stirfry Tacos Baked Sandwiches and my daughter’s […]

Taco Pizza ( Happy Joe’s Inspired)

I grew up in the midwest and the BEST place to celebrate your birthday was at a restaurant called Happy Joe’s Pizza & Ice Cream Parlor!  Happy Joes had the BEST pizza around AND they also served ice cream, so it was a child’s dream!!  Many of my friends that have moved away from my […]