Mello Yello, Hair Holes, Funky Chickens

Me(singing): “They call me Mello Yello…”Sweetpea: They do NOT call you mello yello, they call you Mommy! ************************************************************* Sweetpea(while twirling her hair around her finger): Mommy help!Me: What’s wrong honey?Sweetpea: My hair has a circle and it has a hole in it!Me: That is because your hair is curly, sweetheart.Sweetpea: Does your hair have a […]

Homemade Peanut Butter and Chocolate Granola

I am in a breakfast rut. We have the same thing over and over and over again: oatmeal, cereal, eggs and pancakes, with the occasional french toast thrown in. I wanted to find something else to spice things up a bit, but would also be time efficient. With the exception of two days a week, […]

Would You Like Fries With That?(Week 6 of Bible Study Part 2)

“She is like the merchant ships,bringing her food from afar.”Proverbs 31:14 Sunny made a good analogy during this lesson: “I want to be like the merchant ships. I want to bring my food from afar – which means from the grocery store (we don’t have it so bad sisters) and not from the drive-thru window. […]

Menu Plan Monday

On the MenuWeek of October 20th-26th MondayHerb and Garlic Chicken, lemon garlic pasta(carry over from last week because we ate out Sunday) Dessert: Caramel Apples TuesdayCheese Steak Crescent BraidsWednesdayEnchiladas with Spanish Rice ThursdaySmoked Paprika Chicken in the crockpot with potatoes and carrots FridayShepherd’s Pie SaturdayChicken Alfredo Dessert: Apple Pie SundayChili in the crockpot and cornbread […]

100th Post!

Well, here it is. My 100th post here on blogger! I’m surprised that it didn’t come sooner with the way I love to jabber! Since it is customary, or so I hear, to commemorate your 100th post by telling 100 things about yourself, I suppose I can try to muster up that many interesting(or not) […]

The Daddy Butt Pat

This week for “My Husband Rocks,” I’m going to tell you about the move that should be patented by Hubs. It is a sure fire way to get a sleepy baby to give up the fight and say hello to Mr. Sandman. It is called the “Daddy Butt Pat.” For any of you that have […]

Committing to Your Marriage

In my quest to become a biblically submissive wife, I have a few goals. One of these goals is to bring Hubs and I closer together as a couple. Since having children, it’s been difficult to maintain our closeness. I believe that this happens to many couples upon expanding their family; it is easy to […]

Cardboard and a Bit of Imagination

You remember when you were a child and someone would throw an old blanket over a table or a piece of furniture and you could climb under it and pretend it was your secret hiding place? Your own little corner of the world where no one else could bother you or tell you what to […]

Ready and Willing-Week 6 of Bible Study(Part 1)

Proverbs 31:13“She selects wool and flax and works with eager hands.”(NIV) eager (http://definr.com/eager) adj 1: having or showing keen interest or intense desire2: marked by active interest and enthusiasm A biblically submissive wife is enthused and/or has an intense desire to do her works. Sunny, leader of the study, referred to this as having “cheerful […]

Recipes for Baby!

When I was pregnant with Sweetpea, I did not really know much of anything about taking care of babies. I mean, I knew how to change diapers and basic care needs since my brother is nine years younger than I, but I didn’t know about all the options available for pretty much everything to go […]