Whatever you do, do not buy the egg pan! After many years of marriage, Big Jon and I have found our way through the brambles with mother-in-laws and father-in-laws. We have worked through a few issues, been through a few ups and downs and are now at an acceptable cruising altitude for everyone involved. And then… Our children start to… Read More
Let’s face it, it is hard work to find the perfect Valentine’s gift for your man. I mean, is Valentine’s day even about them? Of course, it is! Today I am sharing a great Valentines gift that you will enjoy creating and your man will enjoy receiving. Sounds like a win-win to me!
After checking the analytics on the blog (a task in itself) I was surprised to find out which were your favorite Top 5 Posts from 2016. As I write, I often wonder exactly what interests you and what you are liking or disliking about the blog. But the analytics don’t lie and here are your favs.
I picked up Bettyville, by George Hodgman expecting an interesting story of a son and a mother. Being that I have 4 sons myself, the story of their relationship was a draw and plus I just love stories about women of a certain age (in this case 90+). Let me just say, it did not disappoint.
I love family tradition – special things we do that we pass down to our children. For me, it has been things like home-made Halloween costumes, special Easter Baskets, Big Jon’s birthday cake (that is always late because I forget to buy the ingredients :). But the Christmas Traditions are nearest and dearest to my heart. And then there… Read More
I’m so excited to be a part of the Thankful at Home blog tour today! Shout out to Meegan at What Meegan Makes for the invite! I am new to the whole “blog hop”, “blog tour” world and am really excited to share with you a few ideas about what I am most thankful for this year – The Gift of… Read More