DIY Mermaid Costumes

Every year, I create Halloween costumes for my kids. I have taken store bought costumes and embellished them or piece mill several different costumes together to create something completely different. They love dressing similar to each other each year but with their own individual personalities or twists added to the costumes. They usually tell me their theme choice …

What I Wish I Could Tell My Friends

Over the years, I have watched people come and go in my life. Some, I have helped to close the doors on slowly as my life changed and /or their lives' changed, silently wishing them well in the process. Others, I ran away from, slamming the doors and then barring that shit closed to make …

DIY Bookcase

Just like I LOVE revamping things in my home, I also love doing the whole DIY projects. They allow us to customize things we have wanted to do in our home without our bank account crying. This bookcase is 7 foot 6 inches tall by 6 foot 6 inches wide. Each shelf has about a 1-inch …

Cream Of Cheddar Cheese Soup

Super easy and soooo good! This recipe never makes it into my pint jars or my freezer. I usually would wait to post a recipe until I have all the pics. However, after 3 years of trying to get a finished pic of this recipe, I have given up. It is like my family has …

Meatball Subs

This is one recipe that is requested for me to make here time and time again. It is easy, hearty, very filling,  and OH. SO. GOOD! Did I mention easy?

Avocado Chicken Soup

Recently, I can not get enough of avocados. I am putting them in everything from egg rolls, salad dressing, on quesadillas to in soups, and brownies. This is one of the most requested dinners in my home right now. It is so easy to make.

Quiche

Quiche is one of those quick and easy meals I have always made when I have too many eggs sitting in my fridge. It is high in protein and has endless combinations possibilities. It has been a go-to for me for several years until recently. Over the last couple of years, I developed an intolerance …