The Shoe Switcheroo!

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Is it time yet?  I think it is! Goodbye Summer sandals & flip flops!  It’s time to bring out the Fall clogs and boots!! My process starts by kindly asking hubby to reach Waaaaaay up on the top shelf to get down the out of season shoes.  He always obliges…it makes him feel like a [...]

Week in Review- October 17th, 2014

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In case you’re wondering, I’m still basking in all of the beautiful color in our area! But I must say that the rain this week took down many leaves from the trees in our backyard!  Boo! I made 11 pounds of pasta for a teen dinner at our church- yeah, that’s a lotta pasta! Hubby [...]

Crock Pot Favorites Volume #1

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May I present to you my very first round up of my Favorite Crock Pot recipes!  If you’re looking for super healthy food, you’ve come to the wrong place…this is comfort food, baby!  Perfect for busy days and chilly nights! Here we GO! Simply click on the link and you will be directed to the [...]

Week in Review- October 10th, 2014


Because my week wasn’t especially WiLd & CrAZy, I decided to post my fabulous 5! 1. THIS CANDY This candy is not only cute, it’s bite sized, and it’s all almost gone. 2. THIS PICTURE I’m in LOVE with Fall!  It’s so pretty here in Wisconsin!  I’m enjoying all of the beautiful colors in the [...]

Taking My Profile Picture


After a year or so with the same bloggie profile picture, I decided to switch things up and change it.  Luckily, I have a son that knows the little details on the technical side of switching my picture, so all I had to do was take the picture!  Well, that proved to be interesting and [...]

Week in Review- October 3, 2014

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Oh, I don’t know how to feel about this week.  It’s good, it’s bad, and you know we ALWAYS have our awkward moments! Let’s start out with the Good/Bad. This girl turned 13….yes 13.  As I just typed that, the thought occurred to me that I now have 3 TEENAGERS under the roof of my [...]

Crafting A God Centered Schedule


   Is your schedule running you? or are you running your schedule? Are you feeling tired, overwhelmed and exhausted? Me too!!  I recently read a book that helped me learn to prioritize my life by simplifying my schedule.  In his book, Simplify, Bill Hybels first talks about what is draining you and encourages you to [...]

Week in Review-September 26, 2014

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Hi and thanks for joining me for this “week in review!” Can you tell it’s starting to look like Fall around here??  This week I trudged to the mancave basement, went into the storage area, and pulled up the 2 Fall bins.  I LOVE to decorate for Fall because it doesn’t take too much effort [...]

Crock Pot Angel Chicken

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People, I have a new best friend!  This friend works so hard for me and makes my life SO much easier!  Who wouldn’t love a best friend like that???  Did you guess it?  It’s my CROCK POT! I recently was surfing my way through Pinterest and found this recipe.  If you aren’t a fan of [...]

Week in Review- September 19, 2014

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I don’t know about you, but this week just FLEW BY!!  I guess that means I was having fun, right??? Since I’m short on time, Let’s play Awesome vs. Awkward!!! Ready, set, go!! AWESOME: Our weekend started off GREAT!  These cuties stopped by to stay overnight on Saturday! I enjoyed EVERY MINUTE with them! Becky [...]