Friday Fave Five

Wow hard to believe it’s Friday already! I had a fun week, how about you? Some favorites this week included : #1  A trip to the National Zoo in Washington DC with The Inventor and my niece.  It was a hot day, but we endured, and got to see LOTS of animals.  I once again…

Friday Fave Five

I always enjoy Susanne’s Friday Fave Five, she is a gracious host and so positive in her Fave Five, so please stop by her blog for a visit. 🙂 We had a great week, summer is good for this busy mom! #1  I continue to enjoy my blueberry and watermelon addiction.  I am going strong…

Did I ever tell you about the time I lost a $100 bill?

It was several years ago and I stopped at a yard sale on my way to the grocery store.  My kids were little, I was a SAHM mom at the time, and money was tight.  I had a $100 bill that I put in my pocket ( I know stupid move, it should have gone…

Wordless Wednesday

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Help for kids who want to EAT ALL the time!

Works for Me Wednesday – For Lots of fun tips and ideas visit We ARe That Family. Problem – There is help for all you moms out there who have kids who want to eat all the time!  Tired of “Mooooooooom, there is nothing to eat!”  Or “Mom, what can I eat, I’m starved? (even…

Friday Fave Five

If you could see me now I would be doing the happy summer dance!  As a teacher and a BUSY mom, summer is such a reprieve from the crazy storm of life.  This is the first week I have really started to chill out and enjoy the benefits of the summer break! So for those…

Reasons why your kids should play competive sports – WFMW

Do you have young kids just starting into the world of competitive sports?  Or are they already little sports lovers? Since I have 2 sport playing kids I thought I would write about the benefits of playing sports.  I know there can be some negative connotations about competitive sports these days.  And let me assure…

What is it?

What is this? A.  A hard bed B. A hard bed where coffee drinkers sleep C. A place where a family gathers for meals D. A closet E. A place where everyone in the family puts their junk when they walk in the door!!! Why does this happen?  Does this happen at your house?  Where…

Grilled Ham Slices

Works for Me Wednesday day is hosting a recipe edition.  You can’t go wrong with summer recipes.  We eat LOTS of fresh watermelon, blueberries, corn on the cob and use the grill a lot during the summer.  So I thougtht I would share my all time favorite grilling recipe! It’s for grilled ham slices, it’s…