Puppy Picks #4- Potty Training Life Savers

I know, I know, it’s hard to believe that this precious little angel was a NIGHTMARE to potty train, right??  Well, it took a full 2 months to train her to go outside to potty, and I felt like a new Mom with a newborn- sleep deprived and crabby!  I was so stressed out that […]

Week in Review- March 11, 2016

I know you’ll be surprised  that my post this week is primarily about basketball and food, but this is our life right now…are you ready???   We were nearing the end of son #3’s basketball season and each family is supposed to “feed the team” a pasta dinner the night before a game and last […]

Week in Review- 1-28-2016

This girl had the day off of school this week and she sure took advantage of it!  Sleeping in til 9:00, watching some youtube videos, making a big healthy breakfast and just hanging out was the theme for the day! Yes, she gasped when she heard me snap a picture!   I surprised her this […]

Week in Review- October 30th, 2015

ROAD TRIP!!!!!!!  and that’s what we did over the weekend!  We jumped in the car and “road tripped” it to Iowa!  We visited with my in-laws (and hubby’s Aunt and Uncle)- even got a few projects done around their house, taught my MIL about selfies,   did a little shopping, and thoroughly enjoyed eating this […]

Week in Review- Friday Favorites! 5-29-2015

The end of another week!!  May has just flown by, hasn’t it? It was a strange week here because Hubby was home with me all week!  Even though he was technically “on vacation,” can you  believe that he wanted to help me out at home?? Oh yes he did! He had fun scrubbing our entire […]

My Week in Review- 04-24-15 (5 on Friday!)

Welcome to the end of the work week!!  Friday…..ahhhh!  If I didn’t know any different, I would swear on a stack of bibles that this week’s weather had been ordered straight from Mr. Winter!  We had snowflakes, people!  Fortunately, the sun DID finally come out on Thursday and the thermometer reached a tropical 49 degrees!  […]

Week in Review- April 17, 2015

Hi and welcome back to my week in review post where the good, the bad and the UGLY intersect with my life! First up….this picture of me.  I took it on Sunday morning just before church.  I may be smiling, but what you don’t know is that I had vertigo (from a sinus infection) so […]

Week in Review- March 20th, 2015

Just when you think life is going to slow down, surprisingly it ramps back up, chock-full of activities!  We’ve had a busy week to say the least, and I’ll spare you the bad stuff and just highlight the blessings- because smiling is GOOD! First up- Son #3 spent the weekend with Son #2 at college.  […]

Week in Review- March 13th, 2015

Holy Cow, guys- it’s Friday the 13th!  The date may send shivers up your spine, but I’ve always found Friday the 13th to be great day!! Let’s see….what happened this week that was exciting.  Hmmmm…Oh yes, This guy came home from college to spend some time with the family!!  We hadn’t seen him since the […]

Puppy Picks- Dog Bed Edition

I’m so excited to share my favorite dog beds today!  Bella and Minnie make beautiful models, don’t they?? Let’s start with a BIG dog bed- Bella’s favorite!  It’s a Bessie and Barney bagel bed. As you have probably done, we kept buying cheap dog beds from Costco or Petco, hoping they last for more than […]