Monthly Archives: January 2012

Wow! This really worked.

I have five kids and a huge grocery bill to match.  One way to help reduce costs is to buy meat that is close to being expired.  The problem is this leaves me with a bunch of roasts that I … Continue reading

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When Cooking Goes Wrong!

Oh my what a day I had in the kitchen. It is no wonder my family gets nervous when I cook! I started the day getting a piece of toast stuck in the toaster. Luckily, I got it out without … Continue reading

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A Smile as Big as the Moon

There is much excitement in our house this weekend.  My two oldest boys had the opportunity to be extras in the movie “A Smile as Big as the Moon”.  This was an amazing opportunity because we live in Huntsville, AL.   … Continue reading

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Second Grade Grammar Wins!

I hate it when 2nd grade grammar makes me think.  I am 50 years old.  I have a college education for goodness sakes.   Should 2nd grade grammar really be that hard?   Case in point, the squirts are learning how … Continue reading

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Crock Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup

I found the best Crock Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup.  I am desperately trying to learn how to cook in my crock-pot.  I love the idea of a crock-pot, but I really struggle with recipes that work.  Most meals that come … Continue reading

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What a Sunset!

This is my daughter.  She’s very excited her hard work has paid off!   She just got approved to start learning point in Ballet.  Here’s a picture of her with her beloved point shoes. I don’t think she needs point … Continue reading

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Knitivity – Donkeys

As I mentioned when I got my second donkey done per the books instructions, I would post him.  Here he is.  He looks like my first one after rhinoplasty. Here’s my new one: Here is picture of both of them … Continue reading

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