Wanna know what to do on a rainy Thursday during strawberry season? I’mma tell you… Make the most delicious strawberry jam. I hit the jackpot when it comes to in-laws. My mother-in-law, Denise, can cook anything. As long as I’ve known her, there is always a jar of homemade strawberry jam on her table. And, y’all, I’m pretty sure… Continue reading Nana’s Homemade Freezer Jam
Some of the recipes I post are healthy, and let’s just be clear that this is not one of those. This is “It’s 5:51pm, my children still need baths and food, my lawn-mowing husband is going to be inside in 20 minutes, I spent an hour talking to the neighbors when I could have been fixing… Continue reading Chicken Taquitos: To the Rescue!
Hellooooo! It has been a busy few weeks since my last post! I hope you enjoyed the home progress pictures I posted here; of course we are still working away. Most recently we finished the landscaping outside, so now we are just waiting for our blooms to blossom and our veggies to sprout! We did… Continue reading Easter Weekend!
She is here! Our daughter was born on January 30, 2017. Even as I type that, I get a little teary… partly due to hormones that are still settling, but mostly due to that fact that I am completely overwhelmed that we have been given such a blessing. I could go on and on with the sappy… Continue reading Natalie Emolyn.
This past weekend was great… Between the snow, family time, church, and a few little projects I was a happy girl. (Mac really likes the idea of the white stuff, but isn’t so keen on the reality. I think he gets it from me.) The sewing bug has hit! Things have slowed down now that… Continue reading Weekend Recap!
Part of the reason I love this time of year is because I intentionally slow down enough to make time for some of the things that make me happy. (It’s probably an unfortunate truth that I don’t do this enough the other 11 months of the year, but nonetheless.) This Christmas season already has so many fun memories!… Continue reading Christmas Cheer
Christmas is my favorite holiday, and I look forward to decorating every year. Making old stuff fit into a new space can be challenging and I thought I had “a lot” of Christmas décor until it just didn’t go very far in this house! But, I have managed to come up with a few festive vignettes in each… Continue reading The Most Wonderful Time of the Year.