Archive for May, 2012

Roses Revisited

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

  I shared about our rose bushes awhile ago and used them as an illustration of our marriage. Here’s the 1st post and a follow up. My autumn damask roses are spreading nicely and starting to fill up the bed. For awhile, the bushes were on the middle and the left but the right side was […]

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Fish Oil~Giveaway

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

Here’s a chance to win a bottle of fish oil to try it out for yourself! I was given a bottle of this to try and the offer to share one with my readers! Check out the FAQ’s here. Learn about the benefits here. To enter: 1. Check out their page and leave a comment […]

Memorial Day

Monday, May 28th, 2012

  Take time to remember our fallen heroes today. A huge thank you to their families.  


Sunday, May 27th, 2012

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From Outside The Frame

Friday, May 25th, 2012

This was fun to look at it–some of them are silly but some are good ideas. 35 Lifechanging ways to use everyday things   11 DIY Craft Supplies   Free Printable Kids Summer Reading Log   Tons of free digital papers   A fun parenting idea–mom’s ransom rubbage   How to plan a frugal camping […]


Thursday, May 24th, 2012

A couple months ago, I started a program with James. I pay him .50 every day that he eats 5 fruits or vegetables. I know that some mothers may think that gives me “bad mother of the year” status. However, when Lee came home, he spoiled James rotten and gave him all sorts of junk […]

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Tellin’ The Truth Tuesday AKA Wednesday

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

I’ve been sticking with my Walking Away The Pounds DVDs for about a month now. I’m really pleased that I’m excited to get my exercise in! This is a big change for me. I have been getting in a workout 5 or 6 days a week for the past 3 weeks–a world’s record for me! […]

I’m Reading…

Monday, May 21st, 2012

I’m always reading something! I thought I’d share some of my recent reads with you and hopefully you’ll tell me what you’re reading? The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks   This book was REALLY good! I am still thinking about it and talking about it. Quite a few of my friends are reading it too. […]

Works Of God~Share A Blessing

Monday, May 21st, 2012

What has God been doing in your life lately? We got to have lunch with Lee last weekend. He was not too far away so we met him for lunch. I’m loving the weather–just right! The humidity hasn’t kicked in yet. We’re getting some work done in our yard–little by little. We’ve never put any […]

Write Shop Junior Book D~TOS Crew Review

Monday, May 21st, 2012

This was a fun curriculum for me to review. At first, I wasn’t sure that James would enjoy it–the graphics and some of the ideas appear to be a bit young. However, I like their point that school doesn’t have to be “tear inducing” in order to be effective. We reviewed Write Shop Junior book […]