Month: April 2017

My First Month of Blogging & How to Start a Blog

My First Month of Blogging & How to Start a Blog

Earlier this week I read a ladies blog, sorry don’t know whose, and she had a post regarding her blog.  The post was related to what she had done for the month and what she was going to accomplish the next month.  Loved this article.  So, […]

Planter Boxes DIY

Planter Boxes DIY

Last week I decided to write a post about building window boxes.  I have always wanted window boxes on the front of my house.  Some how between last week and this morning my window boxes became planter boxes.  Which pretty much is just another day […]

Peanut Butter Bars

Peanut Butter Bars

Last Monday my husband and I celebrated thirteen years of marriage.  Yeah!  In honor of that very big milestone, which anybody that has been married knows every year that you stay married is a milestone. 🙂  I decided to make my husbands favorite peanut butter […]

Morel Mushrooms Recipe

Morel Mushrooms Recipe

The time has begun.  It is mushroom season.  If you grew up in the Midwest you know what I am talking about.  Those mushrooms that sprout out of the ground and cause mass chaos in our household. Over Easter weekend Urban decided that it was […]

Stitch Fix Review #2

Stitch Fix Review #2

  It was Thursday last week and I got off of work to see this pretty stitch fix box waiting for me.  Want to find out why I HAD to keep the entire box.  Hint: it has to do with my klutziness.  

Sugar Cookies – Soft Yummy Delicious

Sugar Cookies – Soft Yummy Delicious

Do you ever have one of those moments when you realize that a characteristic that somebody has about you is true?  Of course, it is never the good qualities that you can’t see about yourself.  It is always the flaws or maybe I shouldn’t say […]

Scrabble Tiles for Your Wall

Scrabble Tiles for Your Wall

One of the very first, if not the first DIY projects I did for our house was scrabble tiles.  I decided instead of buying wall art for our new house I would attempt to make all the art that went on our walls.  Thus began […]

Building a House on a Budget

Building a House on a Budget

New house and budget…… Those two works are synonymous with each other as my children are with doing something the first time I ask them.  So, you have decided to build a house.  And you need to know how to build a house on a […]

Monster Cookies

Monster Cookies

Before I start this post I have to tell you how my evening went.  Yesterday evening I had just finished cooking chicken on my George Foreman when my husband called and said that they were done at the neighbors and everybody was staying to have […]

How to Make a Budget

How to Make a Budget

How to Make A Budget? Last week I gave tips on how to start a budget.  After talking to a friend over the weekend they confided in me that they didn’t know where to start when making a budget.  Sometimes I think when you have […]