The Hullabaloo About Essential Oils

I don’t know about you, but I have always been interested in alternative health care options.  While I use medication prescribed by physicians, I really enjoy finding other means to attain better health – emotional, physical, and mental health.  Everything is all about essential oils these days, isn’t it? What is all the hullabaloo about Read More …

Genius Taco Soup

My husband is a Genius!  On Sunday, when my kids & I were driving home, after visiting my family over the 4th of July weekend – he found a crockpot recipe and made it. It consisted of 6 chicken breasts, 1 jar of salsa, 1 can black beans, and 1 packet of taco seasoning.  That’s Read More …

The Sanctification of Motherhood: Anchored

Having the opportunity to read the first two chapters of a book that totally captured my mommy heart was really a surprise blessing.  I had just started following Kayla Aimee’s blog – don’t remember how I found her – but I knew after reading a couple of posts, that I enjoyed reading her words.  The Read More …

Summer Learning for Kids and Adults

Growing up, I spent my summers reading.  No seriously.  I would check out dozens of books every week or two and devour them – in the car, at poolside, even at the lake.  My kids don’t have that natural inclination, and last summer, due to changes with my job, I was really not able to Read More …

Summer is Coming!

At the time of this writing, my preschooler has only ONE day left of preschool, and my girls only have SIX days left.  School is almost over!!!  It is hard to believe that this school year is ending.  It has been a long year, and many days it has felt more like a marathon (or Read More …