Reusable Snack Bags

Some nasty virus has attacked our home, which (believe it or not) has left with me some extra time on my hands. Logan has spent hours parked on the couch in front of the television. He has had hours of necessary nap time and has even gone to bed early. This meant I finally had … [Read more…]

Soup’s On: Curried Split Pea Soup

We aren’t hosting Soup Sunday this week, but I do have a soup recipe to share with you. I’ll soon be hosting a Soup Swap, where a handful of my ladies will make their favorite soup to share. This has become a yearly fall tradition for me. Depending on the size of the group, we’ll … [Read more…]

Tell Me About Africa

I’ve been feeling a little bit guilty. Ever since I posted that I was going to Africa, I’ve inevitably been asked, “so, tell me about Africa.” I’ve sort of brushed off the question. “I haven’t been there yet.” But now I can see that that answer is kind of rude (I’m sorry). I mean, I … [Read more…]

Little Dresses for Africa

In my last post, I mentioned that I was going to Africa.  I always thought this was something I would do when my kids were in college, but Africa has been on my heart for the past several years and I was beginning to wonder if there would ever be a “good” time. I was beginning … [Read more…]

My Quest for Less

A while back I posted about simplifying life.  But there was a time (actually there are many times) when I desired more.  Let me lay down one of the scenarios for you. It all started with piano lessons for our 6 year old son (who is very adamant that he is NOT taking piano lessons). … [Read more…]

Soup’s On – no knead bread

Last week I told you that I would be hosting Soup Sundays a few times a month. I thought it might be a fun idea to share my recipes with you.  I will include soup recipes, but also recipes for breads, salads and maybe even desserts. I know I’m always looking for some tasty new … [Read more…]