Archive for April, 2012


Sunday, April 29th, 2012

A few weeks ago, I submitted my “We Paid Cash” story to Crystal. I didn’t know if she’d run it or not so I was surprised when I saw MY mixer on her page while scrolling through my Facebook news feed. Woo hoo! How exciting. I LOVE Crystal. She’s been a huge encouragement to me […]

From Outside The Frame

Friday, April 27th, 2012

Can you see me now? If so PLEASE leave a comment on this post so I know I’m back and running! My Mozilla browser (where I keep my bookmarks) has been acting up so we switched to IE but I don’t have my links I saved for this feature! So it’s a little one today. […]


Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Guess who was featured on Money Saving Mom’s “We Paid Cash” today? Me! Go take a peek—


Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Sorry to be so sparse in the posting here this week. Nothing is super crazy around here but my allergies are dragging me down. I’m taking allergy meds but I’m not sleeping well and when I’m up, I’m wiping my eyes and blowing my nose! I don’t feel sick like when I have a cold, […]


Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

A reader asked me to remind you that I have an affiliate link for Amazon. If you purchase stuff on Amazon, all you have to do is use the box on  my sidebar and go straight to Amazon–or you can use this link (I think…). Also, if you’d like to earn a few points on […]


Monday, April 23rd, 2012

One of my friends and I have been doing Bible studies together off and on for the past year. Recently, we asked 2 more friends to join us. I said that I sort of wanted a group like the Yada Yada Prayer Group–have you read those books? I want to be able to share real, […]

God’s Great Covnenant~TOS Review

Friday, April 20th, 2012

As a TOS Crew member, I was privileged to review God’s Great Covenant NT 1 by Classical Academic Press. I’ve studied covenant before and found it to be an enriching study for myself so I was excited to have a study about God and covenant to share with my son! From their website: Teaching the […]

From Outside The Frame

Friday, April 20th, 2012

Healthier version of frosting. I made it and it’s pretty good. Lemon coconut frosting A downloadable planner for blogging Wow–a man lost since he was a little boy finds his way home using Google Earth–really interesting! Just a pretty! Tee shirt projects Posting this one just for the weird factor….bacon grease cookies Ideas for wrap […]

School Stuff

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

I mentioned that we’ve had quite the year this past year. During all the adjusting, I had to adjust school too. We had to get used to Dad being around more. Dad being around more means way more distractions during our day. James doesn’t do well with distractions. Yeah that was another thing we fought […]

Difficult Marriage

Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

I wrote previously about what to do for your friend in a bad marriage. Here’s an article for when it’s you in the hard marriage. This article is just one aspect but hopefully encouraging. When your husband has given up.