2009

Jo-Lynn at Musings of a Housewife (one of the best blogs around, in my opinion) is hosting a blog carnival where you sum up your blogging throughout the year of 2009 by posting only the first sentence of the first post of each month. Sounds easier than trying to do a detailed recap of my […]

A Different Kind of Christmas

I hate to admit it, but I was really dreading Christmas this year. Not the reason for Christmas and all that it means, but just the fact that I knew things would be different this year. From Thanksgiving on, things just didn’t go as planned this year. Normally, our Christmas tree is up the day […]

Musselman’s Apple Sauce

Musselman’s, proud growers of the highest quality of apples (grown in the USA) for over 60 years, recently sent my family a jar of Original and Cinnamon Apple Sauce to use for making a declicious holiday treat. We looked through all of the fantstic recipes located here and decided to try the Apple Sauce Oatmeal […]

New Years Resolutions

I’m completely aware that it’s not even New Years yet, but it’s getting close and for some reason my mind is transfixed on making New Years resolutions. I honestly can’t tell you why I am so gung ho about this because if history is any indication whatsoever, the only resolutions I am actually any good […]

Hey You….Slow Down!

As I sit here stressed beyond stressed over Christmas and struggling to slow myself down to remember what really matters this season, I wanted to take a moment and share the following with all of you who may be reading and feeling the same way. A Christmas Version of 1 Corinthians 13 If I decorate […]

Munchkin Math DVD

My son is becoming obsessed with numbers lately. He can recognize numbers and tries his best to tell me how much things cost when we are grocery shopping. He’s eager to learn math, something I was never very excited about, and that makes me happy! We recently had the opportunity to review a Munchkin Math […]

Here Comes The Judge!

I spent the better part of my morning sitting in our county court house for jury duty. Thankfully, I was excused. I would never try to weasel out of my civic duty, but we are having some health issues with my mom and a few other things all at once. However, while waiting almost 2 […]