Grandma Angie's Recipe for the Best Guacamole Ever

Nothing goes better with a good taco or quesadilla than some awesome guac. Hubby's mom came over recently to teach me her recipe for a deliciously spicy quacamole that we ALL devoured. ...more
Isn't it great??  Even avocados alone.  I could eat them every day!more

DIY Sweetened Condensed Milk (in the slow cooker!)

I was at the grocery store the other day, and picked up a can of sweetened condensed milk for a project coming up.  Then I put it back.  Have you read the label??  It simply says: milk and sugar.  Well, I can do that at home!...more

DIY All Natural Fruit Snacks

One of my son's favorite treats is fruit snacks.  That can probably be said about many kids nowadays.  I didn't want to take the delicious gummies away, but I was uncomfortable with the amount of sugar and nonsense there was in the ingredients.  So, we made our own!...more
In Good Flavor Oh, yay!  We really love them.  It just feels so much better knowing that whoever ...more

DIY Painted Flag Mason Jar

Fourth of July is probably my second favorite time of year (you know, after the fall/winter holiday season? :-)).  Something about the family BBQs, beautiful lights from the firework shows, and red, white, and blue EVERYWHERE!  I love it....more

How To Make A Weighted Blanket (and not go broke)

If you have a child on the autism spectrum, one who has sensory issues, or maybe someone who has anxiety, a weighted blanket may have come up in your thoughts once or twice.  I had seen them around, and never really thought about how it could help Bubba, until relatively recently....more

Alternative Letter To Santa

We decided to do something a little different this year....more

25 Days of Good Deeds (Christmas Countdown)

It's almost Christmas!!  Well not really, but it's getting a lot closer, a lot faster.  We still have to write our letter to Santa and I need to plan Christmas Eve and Day meals.  Yes I know when I said we split our holidays that it giv...more

DIY Waterless Snow Globes!

Y'all, it's time for a Christmas craft!! I am in such a great mood from making these babies earlier. If you follow me on Instagram, you already got a peek -- now, I'm going to tell you what I did so you can make your own. :-) ...more
herdaily They really do!  Especially if you are on a budget during the holiday season.more

Gluten Free Mini Pizzas

My parents came by recently to celebrate Bubba's birthday.  Usually when they come over I will make some sort of lunch or meal for them, as they have quite a long drive to and from our house.  This time I let Bubba pick what we were going to have, and he picked mini pizzas!  Can't say I was disappointed with that one!  I love all things pizza (total guilty pleasure) but have to be really picky ...more