Easy Homemade Mayo Recipe

Easy Homemade Mayo Recipe   I love mayo on my sandwiches, but I hate the price tag that it carries. Seriously. In my opinion, it is utterly ridiculous to charge upwards of $4.00 per jar for something that is so simple to make! Now? I don't pay that and whenever I want mayo, … [Read more...]

DIY Upcycled No Sew Heat Pack!

DIY Upcycled No Sew Heat Pack   Ever had a stiff neck? How about a migraine or mild back pain? If so, you'll probably agree that heat can really be your friend when those things are happening. Aside from that? Sometimes they're just really great to help you relax! Add a … [Read more...]

DIY Green Tea and Peppermint Bath Soak

I've admitted many times that one of my favorite things to do is to relax in a warm bath with a good soak and good book. One of my favorite bath soaks to use is this Green Tea & Peppermint bath soak. It's so quick to mix up that I really can't see a need to buy anything close … [Read more...]

Best Peanut Butter Fudge Recipe

With Christmas almost here it is time to start making all of your favorite cookies and treats and first on my list is always this peanut butter fudge recipe! It reminds me of the fudge that my uncle used to make when I was a kid! Of course, it's never the same because he didn't … [Read more...]

Dulce de Leche & Coconut Marshmallow Clusters

Christmas baking is a tradition in our home. It isn't so much the sweets that we enjoy although let me tell you, there are some goodies made! It's the time that we all get to spend together as a family while the baking is happening and our Christmas tree is being decorated that … [Read more...]

My daughter the Football Player?

  You may ask why I chose a photo of 2 glass doors for this post. Keep reading. You'll understand in just a few minutes.   First, let me tell you a bit about my daughter. Emma is 7 years old and has the type of sense of humor that I simply can't stay mad at , ignore … [Read more...]

2012 Kia Rio Review – Kia Rio vs. Public Transportation Bus

2012 Kia Rio Review   So that ^^^ up there is what the 2012 Kia Rio looks like. We had the opportunity to drive one for a week and I have to say, it's a sharp piece of machinery. She's slick, smooth and rides well. She can also absorb an impact better than anything I've … [Read more...]

2012 Kia Sorento Review

    2012 Kia Sorento Review   Kia gave us the opportunity to once again, test out and review one of the autos. This time, we had the pleasure of driving the 2012 Kia Sorento. That's it ^^^ up there, after I decided last week that I needed to go camping. So off we … [Read more...]

2012 Kia Optima Hybrid Review

      2012 Kia Optima Hybrid Review     There she is...sitting in the parking lot of our complex, waiting for the Kia guy to take her far, far away. I seriously wanted to cry. Why? Because I ADORE the 2012 Kia Optima Hybrid! Yes. Adore. I adore the blasted … [Read more...]

To My Love: Ten Things I Want To Tell You (But Never Would…)

    Thomas,   Yeah, I know. Not quite the love letter type. Tough. You'll deal with it. I constantly walk around saying "never mind" when talking to you and I've explained why, I know..it drives you nuts. Guess what? I'm going to tell you what all of those … [Read more...]

To My Daughter: Ten Things I Want You To Know

  Dearest Emma,   I sat at my desk tonight and I took a hard look at you. It's so strange to me to look at you and see you almost 8 years old. I can still feel you, 6lbs 12 oz, as they laid you in my arms that first time. You've grown into a beautiful child and I'm … [Read more...]