Ham, Green Bean & Potato Soup

Right now, as I type this, we are in the path of a Nor-Easter in Mid March. As I watch the snow falling all around us, I decided to make one of our favorite soups perfect for cold, snowy days. It is a seriously easy soup to create. Freezes well too. I was surprised by how many …

DIY Dead Bride Costumes

For Halloween 2015, my two youngest kids decided they wanted to be brides for Halloween. After searching for hours online, we could not find costumes that suited them. So, I decided to create them instead. Ebay became my best friend for these costumes. I used scissors to shred the bottoms of the dresses and the veils …

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 …