Gender Prediction: Does It Work?


I don't know about you but once you find out you are pregnant you become anxious to know if it will be a boy or a girl. Or at least I do. Unfortunately the only way to know for sure is to have the baby. Ultrasounds have been known to be wrong or … [Continue reading]

Your 5 greatest accomplishments


Part 16 in the series 30 Things My Kids Should Know About Me. Number 1 and 2 are easy. My children. A family member told me recently that I should be proud of the job I do as a mother with so much grace. That had to be one of the sweetest … [Continue reading]

Carpet vs. linoleum vs. hardwood – choosing the right flooring for your home


One of the first things to remember when considering which type of flooring to choose for the home is that it all depends in which room it is being fitted. For instance, carpet is probably not a good choice in the bathroom, while it may be perfect … [Continue reading]

First Day of School

First Day of School

Since we home school, we do not follow a typical schedule of when we do school. I have found it is easier to take off a week here and there instead of actually taking a formal summer break. This really helps with me not feeling burnt out and not … [Continue reading]

Does yard work always have to be a chore?


The truth is that not everybody enjoys spending time in the yard, trying to keep it looking nice. For every person that considers it a pleasant hobby, there is another who would rather be doing anything else in the world. Yet it really does not have … [Continue reading]

Add Some Spice to Your Life with #TexasPete Red Velvet Cones #Recipe


This post brought to you by Texas Pete. All opinions are 100% mine. Texas Pete hot sauce is a great way to add some spice to any meal.  Everything from fries to eggs, pizza, sandwiches, and soups.  But it is so much more than a … [Continue reading]

Robin Williams Quotes That Live On


At the age of 63, actor and comedian Robin Williams has died from suicide due to asphyxia. It has been said that he has been battling depression for some time. In honor of the funny man here are some of my favorite quotes from him. During … [Continue reading]