Today’s Menu – Crockpot Lasagna 0

Today’s Menu – Crockpot Lasagna

This is one of my favorite meals and the ability to make it in a crockpot makes me very happy.  It can be made with many more ingredients and additions but my family likes...

Short Sleeves to Tank Top 1

Short Sleeves to Tank Top

In the last year our two youngest children have grown significantly.  They had both always been the smallest in their classes and that is no longer the case.  Right now we are in a...

Uses for Borax 2

Uses for Borax

Until recently I had never even heard of Borax.  I feel like I have led a sheltered life.  Now I can’t seem to live without it!  It all started with a recipe for slime;...

Contribution From My Daughter 2

Contribution From My Daughter

My grandmother passed away before my youngest daughter was born and I have said for years that my daughter is without a doubt – my grandmother re-incarnated.  I adored my grandmother and did everything...

Frame Drum 0

Frame Drum

Interesting project – It took me hours to even figure out what this was and I am not entirely sure what I think it is – is what it is.  I believe this is...

More Popsicle Stick Bracelets 2

More Popsicle Stick Bracelets

In a previous post here  I described how to make bracelets out of popsicle sticks.  In that post I allowed the kids to decorate their bracelets with markers etc… This time, I took over and decorated...

Back to Reality 2

Back to Reality

Today I am headed back to reality.  Vacation is over and although I am sad to see that be the case – my body is battered and bruised and it is in my best...

Duct Tape Roses 0

Duct Tape Roses

Today we are viewing duct tape roses – this is a very easy project that my six year old can do.  You start with a straw and cover it with green duct tape –...

My Coupon Binder 0

My Coupon Binder

I often get coupon or deal questions and sometimes I am asked to share what exactly I do for a coupon binder.  So, here it is in all its’ glory.  I use a double...

What to do with kids school pictures 0

What to do with kids school pictures

If you are all like me I seem to get school pictures and never do too much with them.  I have years and years of them (five kids worth) in envelopes and folders.  For...