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New Book Review Blog

I just wrote a review for TLC Book Tours for the book Call me Irresistible by Susan Elizabeth Phillips . Due to me wanting to take my blog back to the way it used to be and just blogging my day to day, I've decided to sta…

Click for Babies:  The Period of Purple Crying

Do you know what the Period of Purple Crying is? I will be honest and tell you that I didn't, until I received an email from a wonderful lady called Harriet, asking me if I would be interested in participating in this ca…

{ Happy Homemaker Monday }

The weather in my neck of the woods: Disgusting, gross, unnecessary....should I go on?  LOL   I'm so over this heat wave, it truly makes me miss Idaho. Things that make me happy: Baking Book I'm reading: The …

Sunday

It's so hot outside, and I mean extremely hot to the point where we had to run some errands on Friday and actually felt sick inside the truck. It was 3pm and the truck was registering 122 degrees.  GROSS! So Friday aftern…

Round and Round and Round

I've said it before, I'll say it again, I find something very relaxing and therapeutic in crocheting. So remember the Granny Square Blanket I just started?  I've only worked on it about 2 days and about an hour eac…

{ Cooking Thursday }

Good Morning, here is today's recipe. Again thank you to all my usual participants and to the new faces I'm seeing pop up :) Atum com Grao (Tuna Chickpea Salad) 2 cans of chickpeas, drained 2 cans of tuna, drained …

Crafting, Crocheting, Cooking......

A little of this and a little of that. First of all, I have to tell you that I got my hair cut again last week because I just can't handle long hair anymore, it drives me insane.  So I went and got it cut, asked for the sam…

{ Happy Homemaker Monday }

The weather in my neck of the woods: We have a Heat Advisory for the next week so I'm glad I don't have to go anywhere or leave the house.  We'll be staying indoors and out of the sun's way. Things that mak…

End of the weekend.....already?

I don't know about you all but I am starting to think that weekends are just not long enough anymore. As a child they felt like they would drag, like Saturday would last 300 hours and then Sunday would come and it was anot…

Clementine Candles

Use it up, wear it out, make it do, or do without. One of my favorite quotes EVER!  I really do try to live by this example, so I spend quite a bit of time looking for ways to use everything I have in my home. When I came up…

Today at home......

♥ enjoying folding a mountain of laundry with my sweet helper (he only folded 3 articles of clothing but I'm thrilled that my 8 year old BOY is learning to do these things) ♥ enjoying the fact that in his innocence he ge…