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 […]

Teens and Driving- Parenting with Love & Logic

Where has the time gone?  My baby girl is about to turn 15 years old and see will soon be taking drivers ed- impossible!!!  Impossible, but true!  The journey to driving won’t be as difficult because we have had 3 drivers before her, but STILL.  I ran across this article from Love & Logic and […]

Organized Teen Boy Closet

  Today I’m inviting you into my son’s closet.  Don’t worry, it’s not dark and scary- it’s usually clean-ish. (emphasis on the “ish”) When moving into this home almost a year ago, we purged a  lot of “stuff.”  As with many boys his age (17) he is mostly low maintenance, doesn’t want anything too frilly […]

DIY Dog Treats

I love my dogs SO much and I want to give them treats, but I worry about the ingredients in the treats.  As you saw last week on my blog, one of the items on my Summer Bucket List was to make home made dog treats- so I DID IT!  They turned out well….the treats […]

Summer Bucket List 2016- The Results!

This year I decided to make a “Bucket List” for the Summer. In case you don’t know what that is, it is simply a list of things you really want to do and you try to accomplish them!  Here was MY Summer Bucket List 2016!  Visit a nearby cemetery where my husband’s great, great, great, […]

Honey Sesame Chicken

When one of your kids says “This is my favorite meal,” you take notice!  Whether you’re short on time or don’t want to cook and heat up the house, this recipe is perfect!!  The recipe has an Asian flair, using sesame oil, soy sauce and honey!  Give it a try!  Check out the video below […]

Raising kids who enjoy church: Our experience

I want to first start out by saying that this post is purely based on OUR EXPERIENCE.  We don’t have all the answers and we are not experts!!!  These are the habits that we have found to “up the odds” that our kids will enjoy going to church, which may eventually lead them to know […]