Interrupted by cuteness

family life

{ You have to have balance....}

lazy weekend

Lazy weekend!

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The Roots of the Olive Tree by Courtney Miller Santo - TLC Book Tour

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Home bound......

the simple beauty of homemaking

The simple beauty of homemaking

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happy homemaker monday

Happy Homemaker Monday - 05/20/2013


7-Day Forecast

Right now I am....
Feeling slightly tired, trying to wake up and hoping the coffee does the trick.  
  
Thinking....
About everything I have to get done today, and also thinking that about this week ahead and what it means for us.  

On my reading pile....
The Dashwood Sisters Tell All by Beth Patillo.

On my TV.....
Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares
Bomb Girls
Hubby and I need to catch up on Defiance, Revolution and Warehouse 13. 
 
What I found while surfing the net....
Did you know that Sig Hansen from The Northwestern on Deadliest Catch, has a new line of coffee out???  It's called the Northwestern Grind?  How neat is that? 

On the menu for this week....
Some Amish food, some Portuguese food, and basically just good home cooking :) 


Monday 20th
Breakfast:
Sourdough Cinnamon Rolls
Lunch:
Grilled Cheese and Ham, veggies
Dinner:
Easy Chicken Casserole

 
Tuesday 21st

Breakfast: Buttermilk Pancakes, Milk
Lunch: English Muffin Pizzas
Dinner: Family Burrito Bake

Wednesday 22nd
Breakfast: Toast with Jam, Coffee, Juice
Lunch: Tuna Salad
Dinner: Meatballs and Spaghetti

Thursday 24th

Breakfast: Cereal, milk
Lunch: Amish Peanut Butter Sandwiches

Dinner: Lemon Grilled Chicken

Friday 25th

Breakfast: Banana Nut Muffins, Milk
Lunch: Chicken Nuggets, Mac and Cheese
Dinner: Grilled Hamburgers, Fries

Saturday 26th
Breakfast: Breakfast Burritos
Lunch: Pepperoni Pizza
Dinner: Busy Day Ham Casserole

Sunday 28th
Breakfast: Biscuits and Gravy
Lunch: Turkey Wraps
Dinner: Oven Beef Stroganoff

On my to do list....
Laundry
Housework
Vacuum and Mop
Box up kid's School Materials

In the craft basket....
Still the same items, hoping to get to them this week.

Granny Square Blanket
Red, white and blue quilt
Crochet Ripply Blanket
KitchenAid Quilted Cover, Toaster Quilted Cover
Kindle Patchwork Cover

Looking forward to this week....
My husband turning 40 on Wednesday and us finally finding out what our future holds and which way we're headed. 

Looking around the house....
A house that shows it's Monday morning, after a weekend of everyone home having fun and being lazy.  I don't think I need to explain what that means to all you mama's out there, right???
Have cleaning and straightening up to do today :) 

From the camera....

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On my prayer list.....
Friends and family going through different things right now.
For God to lead my husband and I, to help us remember that He is already there waiting wherever we're going.

Bible verse, Devotional....


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