See you next week!!

So many activities going on at our house right now….I’m taking the week off!  Here are just a few things happening around here!! Our second son and his beautiful bride were married last Sunday…. We learned that we were going to be GRANDPARENTS!!! Our oldest son and wife are expecting!!! and we’re getting this guy […]

Life Hack- Car Edition

Have you ever driven someone else’s car and you need to fill up with gas??  Funny, I’ve done that a few times, and I simply stop right before I get to the gas pump and have to get out of my car to check which side the gas cap is on!! It’s embarrassing and wastes […]

Stuffed Green Peppers

Peppers, peppers everywhere!!  It’s that time of the year when the garden overflows with green peppers!  Here’s a super simple recipe that my family LOVES- and you can count the ingredients on one hand!! **Printable recipe below!! Start with cutting the peppers and removing seeds and the membranes.  No need to leave the pepper intact! […]

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 […]

Here’s What We’re Reading- Summer 2017

I must say, we have had an awesome Summer!!  Part of what makes it awesome is that we’ve had a lot of time for Reading!  Here’s a peek into our Summer 2017 book shelf!! Total Money Makeover by Dave Ramsey Ignite Me by Tahereh Rafi The Little Things by Andy Andrews Leaving Home by Garrison […]

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 […]