Fab Five

I have not done a Fab Five at Susanne’s – Living to Tell the Story for a long time.  I do always enjoy reflecting on my week and think it’s a great idea! What a week I am having!!  It’s that crazy time of the year at our house.  It’s the time where my brain…

Works for Me Wednesday

This is the easiest dinner I know!  And Little Ceasers is NOT giving me any money to promote their cool deal I promise.  One night last week, things did not go as planned for dinner.    I noticed an ad for a new Little Ceasers that had recently opened nearby……… you can walk in, and…

Skipping church for a baseball game??

It’s Sunday and I am heading to SportTman’s baseball tournament, then leaving early for The Inventor’s two soccer games, then hopefully back to SportTman’s games for the championship.  So on this Sunday our day is filled with sports instead of church.  How do you feel about this??  I have wrestled with this for years since…

Dump Cake – Works for Me Wednesday

For more Works for Me Wed. Click Here This is such a simple and VERY delicious dessert, and in this fast paced world, this homemade treat is a winner in prep time and taste. That WORKS FOR ME! 🙂 Dump Cake……I know the mental image of a cake with that name is not real appealing. …

Can’t we just resurrect my vacuum cleaner?

We have a central vac at our house, and yesterday, at the age of 21 it pretty much died.  I am thinking when you see sparks coming from the motor that is usually a good time to call it dead! So what is a women to do with out a vacuum cleaner……sure the thought of…

How did I get here!!??

Work for Me Wednesday Tips for moms who are weary! 🙂 For more Works for Me Wednesday, Check out We Are That Family! My 6’1″ son asked today if I could please get him new jeans since his are getting too short…..again!  My daughter asked for band-aids because she cut her leg shaving.  How did…

Life and Times of Me

I got home from school on a beautiful Thurs. afternoon and knew even though my schedule looked VERY busy that I really need to get a nice bike ride workout in. So I attempted to squeeze it in during a 45 min. empty time slot I had.  Thinking that it looked nice out, but that…

Wild Storm!

It was a wild storm that hit our house on Sunday!  A F-1 tornado hit 2 miles away!  We “enjoyed” the storm from the comforts of our basement