One thing that I don’t like, is to be deprived. If someone tells me I can’t have something, my brain can’t seem to stop thinking about that one item. This is a big issue for me many times I’ve tried to eat healthier. If I limit myself to one meal or one day to splurge, … More Low Carb Pizza Dough – a dough that is worth so much!
When I was little, holidays were filled with multiple meals on Thanksgiving and Christmas. We were lucky to have such a large family close by and I had lots of cousins to enjoy those special memories with. Each year, we would get up and head to my great-aunt Bee’s for a noon feast. She had … More Pass the Birdseed! A Thanksgiving with traditions old and new!
It seems like there’s always some sort of DIY craft fad that kids are going through. Let me think back to some that have passed through our house. Duct Tape. Let’s make duct tape wallets, pencil cases, bracelets, duct tape accessories for our dolls. Let’s use a whole roll of duct tape to cover a box … More Has the slime fad faded yet?
One thing that I was a little worried about with starting low carb was breakfast. On weekends, bacon and eggs or sausage are fine, but through the week I barely have time to fill up my water bottle before I head out the door, let alone make myself breakfast. Our school mornings are usually a … More Sausage Bites for the win!
If you have read my blog before, you may know we’ve always had a doberman in the house. With owning the breed, you are usually forced to deal with health issues as one point or another. These can include heart problems, wobblers, hip displaysia, Von Willebrand’s disease, as well as a number of other issues. … More Golden Paste – is Tumeric magic?
We went on a family vacation a few weeks ago. We drove 13 hours to Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. This was our first visit to Hilton Head and South Carolina. Let’s just say we’ll be back. I started to write this post while we were on the road and between the back to school … More Ramble On – Family Road Trip
This dish and variations of it are referred to as Crack Slaw by a lot of folks. When I made it the first time and my family was asking what it was, I thought Egg Roll In A Bowl sounded a little more appealing and kid friendly. Call it what you want, it’s amazing. Here’s … More Egg Roll in a bowl (aka Crack Slaw)
How have you been? I have a funny story to share. My parents stayed with us for a few days to help out with the girls during my husband’s surgery. A good laugh is long overdue on the blog and I apologize to my friends that have already heard it. The day before surgery, I … More Veggie Pizza and coffee mishaps!
We are getting our first real snow of the season. I’m excited because it’s December and so far this year, we’ve had wonderful fall weather and the start of a very mild winter. Now I probably just jinxed us all and we’ll be stuck in tunnels of snow like the famous midwestern blizzard of 1978 … More Chicken Pot Pie Soup – bring on the snow!
How have you been? It’s been a crazy few months in our home. I’ll catch you up – girls basketball season is over – yay! My husband is home recovering from back surgery (spinal fusion) that he had earlier this month. This is his fourth back surgery and we are hopeful that he will get … More Well, Hello there stranger! Repost of Stroganoff with Meatballs!