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Reader Spotlight!

Reader Spotlight!
There are so many of you that brighten up my blog, and my life by the wonderful supportive uplifting comments you leave me! And I just want to take a moment to say that I read every email you send me, every comment on my blog or Twitter or Facebook! And each one truly is a ray of sunshine! Thank you! (Photo...
October 21st, 2011 | General | Read More

10 Reasons my Mom is my Hero!

10 Reasons my Mom is my Hero!
1. My mom raised me from infancy to high school as a single mom.And while I was lucky enough to see my dad several times a year, my mom played the part of mom & dad to me 24/7! 2.She worked more than one job in order to send me to a private religious school that she thought would nurture me more...
October 20th, 2011 | General | Read More

Wednesday Mommy Club Linky is Up!

Wednesday Mommy Club Linky is Up!
What fun the last week has been – Crystal & Company and I have just loved learning all the recipes and crafts and tutorials you all submitted to - The mommy Club! As has become my tradition, I’m featuring 3 ideas that were linked up last week that you may have missed – but that...
October 18th, 2011 | General | Read More

Closet Before and After

Closet Before and After
Yesterday I was PRODUCTIVE! And I’m posting the before and after of my daughters closet. We never used it when she was a baby, and it quickly became a hold all spot. When she grew out of things I’d bag them and stick them in the closet to sort later. Later never came. But, yesterday I was...
October 17th, 2011 | General | Read More

Wednesday Linky! Mommy Club it up Ya’ll!

Wednesday Linky! Mommy Club it up Ya’ll!
Using the word ya’ll makes me so happy. I cannot tell you how tickled I just made myself by putting it in this post title!Haha. Anyway- speaking of happy did you see the 115 items people linked up to teach you something new and fun last week? It was AWESOME! Here are three of my favorite shares! Savor...
October 11th, 2011 | General | Read More

PAM Cooking Set GIVEAWAY!

PAM Cooking Set GIVEAWAY!
In the last two weeks, you guys have seen me take the PAM Cooking spray challenge twice! Once when I made Mini Meatloafs! And then again when I showed you how to make the Jamie Oliver Recipe for Chicken Tetrazzini Casserole! Would you like to take the PAM Challenge yourself? I’m giving away 5 PAM...
October 11th, 2011 | General | Read More

My Top 5 Favorite things – at the T-Hee store in Dallas!

My Top 5 Favorite things – at the T-Hee store in Dallas!
Last weekend I got a super fun invite to go check out an adorable store in Dallas called T-Hee! It was a blogger get together as well, and gave me a chance to meet in person some bloggers who I only knew online! And a chance to see some bloggers I haven’t seen in a while. Why we chatted we checked...
October 9th, 2011 | General | Read More

Chicken Tetrazzini Casserole!

Chicken Tetrazzini Casserole!
This is a really lovely tasting, really classic casserole. But it’s not the Tetrazzini of your youth! It’s been updated and made way more sophisticated! *By the way – this recipe would also be an ideal meal for after Thanksgiving, when you need a recipe that you can use leftover turkey...
October 7th, 2011 | General | Read More

The Type of Situation only I could get myself into…

The Type of Situation only I could get myself into…
This photo was taken on my i-phone this afternoon, as I was standing in line getting ready to board the swing ride at The Texas State Fair… It looks like a benign enough ride, doesn’t it? Walking by it brought on fond memories of county fairs of my youth. I remembered this ride! I remember...
October 5th, 2011 | General | Read More

Mommy Club Meme! Link up Ladies!

Mommy Club Meme! Link up Ladies!
As is my tradition I’ve picked 3 of my favorite posts that linked up from last week on the Mommy Club! It was really hard to choose, and I hope some of you link up your posts again so I can have another chance to feature them this week! You guys out did yourselves! Really creative tip sand ideas. Three...
October 4th, 2011 | General | Read More