Chicken and Noodles!

We all make mistakes….and THIS RECIPE was the best mistake I’ve ever made!!  I was going for a nice pot of chicken noodle soup and I made the mistake of not adding enough broth.  What I thought was a huge mistake ended up being one of our family’s most loved meals!! Here are the ingredients! […]

Organizing a dorm room- guys version

I’m understanding that it’s much easier to move a guy into a dorm than a girl.  I guess I will find out in a few years!  With this being my third attempt at dorm organization, the process went pretty smoothly!! So, you might ask…..where is everything???  Well, here is a peek into how his room […]

College Move in day!!

After moving two of our sons to college, moving our third son into the dorm was a BREEZE!!  I won’t lie, having a University that really knows what it’s doing on moving day is the KEY!! Thankfully, our son is a no frills, low maintenance kind of guy so we only needed one car to […]

Field Trip To Trader Joes!

After a long and hot tennis practice, I decided to take my daughter out for a nice girlie lunch at one of her favorite restaurants- Potbelly!!  She ordered her usual sandwich and an Oreo Shake of course!  I had my usual too, the Mushroom melt and added avocado!!  Woo hoo!! Because I needed some groceries […]

10 things to bring someone in the hospital other than flowers or balloons!

One of my relatives was recently in the hospital, and I was trying to figure out what to bring to cheer him up!  Flowers are nice to bring, but allergies from the pollen could make them sneeze.  Balloons are a great option too, but often they already have a few in their room from others! […]

When you can’t get back to sleep!!

How many times have you awakened in the night and can’t fall back to sleep??  You’ve got a big day ahead and you need to get some rest, yet you’re wide awake at crack of midnight.  What do you do?? Maybe one of these suggestions will help you get back to sleep!! Don’t get out […]

Week in Review- July 14th- 19th, 2017

  Hello, friends….I’m back, and I’m sharing my week!!  This has really been an interesting Summer. Summer without sports at night, Summer after a high school graduation & a college graduation.  This is also a Summer before a wedding in August!!  It’s been a time of transitions, endings and new beginnings…and it’s all good!! Let’s […]

Home Cleaning Tips from A Professional !

Little kids mean big messes, right??  I know that from many years of experience!!  When my kids were little, my hubby spoiled me and we had a person to come in and clean the house twice a month.  What a treat! It literally took all the energy I had to pick up the house so […]

10 Things To Do Before You Leave For Vacation!!

Summer is almost here and it’s time to start thinking about vacations!!! Here are some ways to get organized before you leave!!!  I need to give credit to Geralin Thomas– she came up with the list, and it’s a GOOD ONE!!! Your pre-vacation to-do list might include some of the following tasks: Stop the newspaper […]

Spring Favorites 2017!

Although it feels like Summer, it’s not quite Summer on the calendar!!  Today I have rounded up a few of my favorites from Spring to share with you!  I’m featuring a little bit of this and a little bit of that! Up Country Dog Collars  –  I absolutely adore these collars!!  They are great quality […]