Archive for December, 2011

Christmas Cookbook~Sale and Freebie

Thursday, December 15th, 2011

As you may or may not know, I wrote a cookbook. A Christmas cookbook to be exact! I was just thinking that I haven’t talked about it too much this year. So, here’s the deal. I have my cookbook on sale in my Etsy shop for $2.50 until Christmas-free shipping. I only listed a few […]

Christmas Kitty

Thursday, December 15th, 2011

I took this photo this morning. Aww..

Fractazmic~TOS Crew Review

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

  We had the opportunity to review Fractazmic for TOS Crew. (By the way, TOS =The Old Schoolhouse Magazine…)  and received this game in exchange for a review. Fractazmic is a great game to help kids learn- *Numbers *Fractions *Measurements Fractazmic  is a deck of 60 brightly colored cards that retails for $6.95. That’s a […]


Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Recently this blog received it’s 10,000th comment! I used to give away a little something when I hit comment milestones. Since I didn’t announce this earlier, I’ll leave it open for a little bit. The next 25 comments (different people not 25 comments from 1 person…) will be entered in a drawing for a prize […]

Tellin’ The Truth Tuesday

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Last week, Lisa asked me this. “I would like to know what it is that you credit with your ability to stop eating when you are full, and your ability to resist your forbidden foods. I know very little about the HCG diet. I have a friend who does it under a doctor’s supervision, but […]

M-E-R-R-Y Swap

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

A few times over the years, I’ve participated in Carrie and Monica’s Sister swap. It’s pretty fun to think of things to send to someone else. I read their blog and send emails and try to make sure I can send things that they will enjoy. I was given Monica to swap with this time. […]

Works Of God~Share A Blessing

Monday, December 12th, 2011

  Lee’s job–it seems like a real job! We haven’t gone through a pay-cycle yet, but it’s looking good. They are keeping his truck rolling and hopefully soon I can make a decent budget and plan to clean up some of the past messes! A friend gave me a bag of pretty clothing that fits. […]

I Heard The Bells

Sunday, December 11th, 2011

From Outside the Frame

Friday, December 9th, 2011

  Beautiful vintage Christmas photos–just pretty to see! Inexpensive gift ideas Lots of moms link up their favorite Christmas recipes Gooseberry Patch Christmas recipe link up Ideas for different things to do with gingerbread dough Homemade cream of celery soup I need to make this and freeze it instead of buying cans. We don’t use […]

Tellin’ The Truth~Wednesday Edition

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

This is a photo of  my old favorite skirt and my new exercise/jammy pants. In the interest of full disclosure I’ll tell you that the pants are way smaller than I actually wear in clothing. I don’t know why? However, they DO fit me without cutting me in 1/2 and so I DO wear them. […]