There is no place like home…..

Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz certainly summed up my thoughts this past weekend. My thoughts turned to the part in movie when she tapped her heels together at the end of the movie and repeated several times, “there is no place like home, there is no place like home…..” I felt like that this…

Hey…Where ya been?

I have been MIA from the blog world for sometime now. But I am certain if I had all of my wonderful blog friends over for a cup of coffee some morning soon, you would start the conversation with someone like this. “Hey I see you haven’t posted for awhile, have you been sick, or…

Walking in the Woods

I love every season! And right now I am really enjoying Fall. It’s FINALLY cool, and the leaves are starting to turn those lovely fall colors. Just this morning The Inventor and I went for a long walk with the dog. It was one of those picturesque, cool, crisp fall mornings. The other day I…

How to make a purse from car inner tubes!

Don’t you love the terms or phrases that bring people to your blog. I often get lots of searches with words like dark chocolate, Jesus, Louie Giglio, Corrie Ten Boom, Godly Girls etc. But today I got one that said, “How to make a purse from car inner tubes.” Do you think this could be…

The Throw-up Soccer Tournament

The Inventor had a big soccer tournament this weekend. It was an 1 1/2 hours away, and our family and most of the other families from the team were staying at a hotel together. The Inventor played 2 games yesterday, and they lost both of them, ugh! It was also very HOT out for this…

Fitness

Two days ago I came home from school fully feeling the evil effects of the dreaded monthly curse. I wanted more then anything to take a nap…….until bedtime! But as many of you moms know, you can’t always just lay down and take a 7 hour nap. Thus began the battle between  “Dee Serve” and…