Bugs in the House (And A Winner!)

Charlie has a bug jar. I haven’t had a problem with the bug jar so far. In fact, I encouraged it. We would find a cute little ladybug or beautiful butterfly, catch it in the jar, give it some food, and (hopefully) release it the next day after it had spent the night on Charlie’s […]

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Afternoon Boredom Buster-Chalk Race Track

I know all you mamas are with me when I say that sometimes the afternoons seem to drag on FOREVER.  It’s like the seconds just drag by, and it is a struggle to find something to pass the time.  Today, I came up with something I am pretty proud of. If you don’t know, sidewalk […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: Container

I really enjoy participating in the Weekly Photo Challenges that WordPress hosts.  I can’t usually come up with a picture to add to the mix and I am certainly inferior to the talented photographers that participate, but I do love taking pictures and connecting with other people from all over the world through these challenges […]

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Win A Gorgeous Print from Salty Treasures!

Last summer, I ordered this lovely print from Salty Treasures, an Etsy shop run by Nicole DiGiacomo.  I love the print, with its bright colors and Bible verse that constantly reminds me that God is watching over me. “He will cover you with his feathers, and under his wings you will find refuge.”  Psalms 91:4 I am […]

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Mini Chocolate Cheesecake Puffs

Hi everyone! I feel like I haven’t blogged in forever, but I’ve just had…..more important things to do.  You know… summer stuff!  We have been busy going swimming and working outside and taking vacations to the beach and visiting museums. Plus, I just haven’t had anything I felt like writing about. But, I am so […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: Extra, Extra (An Extra-Special Weekend)

After a super-busy week last week, the kids and I spent Friday and Saturday in Mt. Airy, visiting with my dad for an early Father’s Day celebration (And giving Jason a little present-a couple of days with nothing to think about but playing golf!) We had a great time seeing everyone, especially my step-sister Brie […]