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Do you have a routine that you follow when you know company is coming? I'm going to share mine in hopes that it will make your holiday cleaning less stressful!

The Holiday season has come around again. Is your house clean? Is it visitor ready? Today I want to talk about cleaning your home and making it “visitor ready”.  I will share some tips that I use and a routine that I follow to help me keep my home clean so when we do have

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It’s holiday time again and I begin to think about unique gifts to give to the friends and family on my list. With all the hate and bad things happening in the world today I always look for something to make my people feel light and warm, maybe even laugh. When I ran across these

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Simply Earth now has a monthly box, which makes choosing oils easier than ever!

The past few months have been difficult for me. Grief is hard to put into words. I have not felt like writing, nor have I had the words to say. Even today as I sit down to write this, the words are not coming easy for me like they once did. My grandfather (Papaw) passed

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This post is sponsored by Chobani. They contacted me and asked how my family dips. Fall is right around the corner which means after-school treats, on-the-go snacks, and football tailgates are here. Dips are a fun way to get your kids to try new vegetables. We all need to eat more veges. Its hard to

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Mornings are usually rushed in my house. We eat something to serve as breakfast as we walk out the door or while we are driving to school. I am always looking for something to make that can be easily transported so I don’t have to buy pre packaged food. I recently found a recipe for

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Corn Bread

I love corn bread. Something about corn bread gives me comfort. As I search for easy recipes to make and freeze for my sons bento lunches I decided to make some corn bread. I also am always trying to sneak in something healthy. So I snuck in some carrots and some cheese to these corn bread

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3 ingrediant No Bake Nutella Balls

I have been searching for fun, easy recipes to make and freeze. I whipped together this 3 ingredient recipe and didn’t know what to call it. Nutella Balls were born  I want to have a few things ready to pull out of the freezer and pop into my sons lunch for school. We bought a YUMBOX this

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Alaskan Crab Cakes

Living in Alaska we have access to fresh seafood all the time. Friends will regularly drop by with half a crab or part of a fish. Last week we were given 4 king crab legs. They were already steamed so all we had to do was heat them up! My husband is the best. He

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My son is going into first grade this year. He will be attending a new school which will require me to pack him a lunch. Every. Day. So I am looking for recipes for items I can make a head and keep either in the fridge or freezer and add to his lunch. These  Flourless

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math games

Using a deck of cards is a great way to teach math! Seeing the numbers and the pictures on the cards made things tangible for Little Crab! Here are some ideas to get you started. Math Games Using a Deck of Cards I took out the face cards  and the aces. I then had Little