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 ( 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 […]


I am a self-confessed reality television junkie. It’s a guilty pleasure and one that I am very much working towards purging. In fact, I’m working diligently to cut television as a whole out of our lives and reduce it to a minimum(that’s another post though!). A few nights ago, I was watching 17 Kids and […]

Oatmeal Banana Muffins

What You Need: 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup rolled oats 1/2 cup white sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 egg 3/4 cup milk 1/3 cup vegetable oil 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup mashed bananas Combine flour, oats, sugar, baking powder, soda, and salt In a […]

Cloth on the Bum

It’s official! We are a cloth diapering family! Today is only the first day in our cloth adventure, but I am very excited and nervous at the same time about our journey! I love that we are helping the environment in our own little way and I really love that we are saving a ton […]

5 Minute Chocolate Mug Cake

My mom forwarded me this recipe, who received it from my aunt. I was intrigued, so I tried it. What You Need: 4 tablespoons flour 4 tablespoons sugar 2 tablespoons cocoa 1 egg ( I made two that’s why there are two eggs in the picture) 3 tablespoons milk 3 tablespoons oil 3 tablespoons chocolate […]

Honey Pumpkin Muffins

Breakfast this morning:What you need: 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 3/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 eggs 1 cup pumpkin puree 1/2 cup vegetable oil 1/2 cup honey nuts and raisins are optional(I didn’t use them) I had […]