The Best Mac and Cheese Ever

I seriously just made the best Mac and Cheese I have ever had. I first had this dish at my best friend’s fourth of July pic-nick last year. I had scribbled down the recipe on an napkin before we left the party. I begged her for the secret. She laughed at me and told me […] Continue reading →

Shutterfly Hot Deals

Shutterfly Are you thinking about Christmas yet? I know, I know it seems a bit early to be planning Christmas presents. We have 15 Fridays until the big day. When you think of it that way, it could sneak up on you. For our family the budget keeps getting tighter and tighter. I have been thinking […] Continue reading →

Random Acts of Kindness

Have you ever done something nice for someone else, not because you had to, but because you could? Doing nice things for others makes you feel good too. I remember coming into work and finding post it notes on my door. They said things like: “Thanks for being so kind”, “You are being prayed for” […] Continue reading →

Tea Wreath

This is such a cute way to display your tea! Under 20 minutes and under $10 to make! 20 Minute craft alert! I have a very active preschool boy. I have not had much time lately to get my craft on, I decided that since he plays really well on his own sometimes I should try to make this tea wreath. I saw a picture of a tea wreath a few months back […] Continue reading →

Pumpkin Spice Shake

Pumpkin spice shake Fall is here and I am beginning to see all those Pumpkin flavored drinks advertised. Want to know how I save money and still enjoy my pumpkins spice drink? I make my own! This is so simple you will wish you would have thought this up! Pumpkin Spice Shake I use the vanilla meal replacement […] Continue reading →

Nontoxic Spider Spray

non toxic spider spray We moved into a cabin at the beginning of June. This place needs some TLC and so we have been doing some deep cleaning. Since no one has lived in this cabin for over six months, I have noticed something. SPIDERS! Ack! I wanted to try something nontoxic before I start spraying a bunch of […] Continue reading →

Lazy Bar Cookies

Lazy Bar Cookies I want to say up front that I did not come up with this idea. I  was on Pinterest and saw this pin and decided to try it. Something about the words Lazy and cookie that had me intrigued. I’m always looking for a quick and easy recipe so I don’t feel […] Continue reading →