Growing up, my grandma would make coconut cream pie every Easter and when we had a family dinner. I didn’t really eat the pie as a kid, I just didn’t like it that much. In fact I didn’t eat much pie, I would always just eat the filling and leave the crust. What was I […]
I have substitution lists in my kitchen, yet it seems like I can never find one when I need it. But I put it in a spot I would remember, didn’t I? Does this sound like you also? I hope I’m not the only one that losses things in “good” spots. Since I could never […]
Teaching my children to be thankful is difficult, “You ALWAYS have something to be thankful for”… this is something I tell my kids every single day. I sound like a broken record. Are you saying the same thing? Do you wish your children would stop asking for more, more, more and just be happy with […]
Bread, yeast bread or quick bread it doesn’t matter, I love bread! I could literally eat a whole loaf myself, I restrain myself so I don’t, but I could. The smell of fresh baked bread, MMMMMMM, I have no other words. Fresh baked bread sends me to my happy place; it is just so darn […]
Have you heard of a lemon cucumber? I had never heard of a lemon cucumber until my mom grew them in her garden one year. I have got to say, they are delicious! The name says it all, it tastes like a cucumber with lemon added. These cucumbers are not long and green, they are […]
I admit it, I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE garlands. About 5 years ago I started to make my own garlands for each holiday and birthdays. I am kind of addicted to them. What about you? Do you make your own or do you buy them or you may have never thought much about them. This bunny […]
Hi, I'm Allison. I have embraced all the crazyness that mommying is! I will share with you real life, practical tips to make your life easier, healthier, & fulfilled. Welcome and I hope you stay awhile & find support & encouragement.