Independence Day Weekend

This weekend was my first time celebrating the 4th of July without going to the town parade, fireworks, visiting family for cookouts, etc. We spent the entire weekend celebrating with just the 3.5 of us and I have to say it was a pretty nice weekend. Our original plan involved going to the beach onContinue reading “Independence Day Weekend”

6 Green Things I Love

This is my first time participating in a Small Talk Six on Saturdays. It’s hosted by the lovely ladies at MomDot. This week’s topic is to name 6 things you love that are green. Here are mine: 1. Money – I wouldn’t mind having more of it, in fact. It might be the root ofContinue reading “6 Green Things I Love”

Aloha Friday: What’s For Breakfast?

It’s time for another Aloha Friday, the day that you take it easy and look forward to the weekend, in Hawaii and blog land anyway. As you should know by now, over at An Island Life, Kailani decided that on Fridays she would take it easy on posting and ask a simple question for youContinue reading “Aloha Friday: What’s For Breakfast?”

Monthly Menu Plan: January

It’s time for another month of menu planning! Rather than planning my family dinners night by night, or week by week, I’ve taken the habit of planning out one menu for an entire month. This makes my grocery shopping much easier since I’ve already decided what dinners I’ll be making, I only have to pickContinue reading “Monthly Menu Plan: January”

October’s Month-Long Menu Plan

A few months ago I decided to start making a month of menus (idea inspired here @ Simple Mom) to end the dreaded nightly “what in the heck should I make for dinner?” debate. I think it’s a wonderful idea and I think my husband would agree. Even when he does come home at nightContinue reading “October’s Month-Long Menu Plan”

You’re Making Me Hungry

Totally just stole this meme from Fond of Snape, who stole it from Faith who stole it from Andrew, who created this list of 100 things that I think every good omnivore should have tried at least once in their life. He says: 1) Copy this list into your blog or journal, including these instructions.Continue reading “You’re Making Me Hungry”