A Fresh Start

I’ve really been confused with my blog this past year or so.  I’m not sure what direction to go in and I get overwhelmed by it.  I started getting easily frustrated with the whole thing and really stopped enjoying it.  I took a break but still found myself frustrated with myself if that makes any […]

Do You Use Christmas Lights etc. All Year Round?

I love sitting out side with my husband in the evenings on the warm summer nights with my family.  I have been looking for ways to decorate and add light to our patio area.  Driving down the road the other day I noticed people had Halloween lights, Christmas lights etc. up instead of solar lights. […]

Mom’s Ice Chest Challenge at Schlitterbahn WaterParks and Resorts – Share your Ice Chest Recipes #BahnCooler @usfg

  In the small town I grew up in, in Indiana there was an awesome theme/ water park we used to go to every summer.  It was great we could ride all the rides and play in the big water park.  My parents loved that they didn’t have to spend a lot of money on […]


      Composer Brian Crain, whose compositions have been used in feature films, discusses how TuneCore found him songwriter royalties he wasn’t aware of.  TuneCore’s  Music Publishing Administration team works hard to help the songwriters in our community collect and generate songwriter royalties all over the world.  For many composers, working with a music publisher to collect […]

Ten Ways Your Home Can Be More Eco-Friendly

Ten Ways Your Home Can Be More Eco-Friendly   Changing your lifestyle to reflect a more eco-sensitive mindset is both helpful to the environment and your wallet. Eco-friendly products are much more energy efficient, which results in an abundance of savings on your monthly expenses.   Here are 10 ways you can be more eco-conscious: […]

Crock Pot Chunky Beef Stew / FREEZER FRIENDLY

    For me this crock pot chunky beef stew is one of those feel good type of meals. Print Crock Pot Chunky Beef Stew / FREEZER FRIENDLY   Ingredients 1lb beef stew meat 2 Tbs olive oil 4 C beef stock 1 C onion, chopped 1 C celery, chopped 1 C baby carrots halved […]

Crock Pot Rustic Chicken Stew / FREEZER FRIENDLY

For the Crock Pot Rustic Chicken Stew the potatoes don’t get added to the freezer bag.  Just add them to the crock pot the day your making it.   Print Crock Pot Rustic Chicken Stew / FREEZER FRIENDLY   Ingredients 1.5 lbs boneless, skinless chicken breasts 1 medium onion, wedged 2 cups baby carrots ½ […]

How to Wear Your Gladiator Flats in a Semi-Formal Event

How to Wear Your Gladiator Flats in a Semi-Formal Event Not everyone is fond of wearing heels. While other women would sacrifice fashion over comfort, others would highly prefer comfort while still looking presentable. They key to wearing comfy shoes in semi-formal events is to wear strappy gladiator flats with metallic embellishments. You’ll probably feel hesitant […]

Mexican Chicken Stuffed Shells

  I made these Mexican Chicken Stuffed Shells for dinner for my family last night and it was a huge hit.  I’m glad I have another batch in the freezer for an easy meal for later! Here is what you will need: 5.0 from 1 reviews Print Mexican Chicken Stuffed Shells Cook time:  30 mins […]

Sandgrens Clogs Review

Like many women I love shoes.  I struggle to find a pair of heals that are both cute and comfortable.  I received these shoes a few weeks ago for review and love them.   I have to say I was so disappointed the first 2 weekends I had these shoes the weather didn’t cooperate for […]