Weekly Menu Plan 6/27/16

Happy Monday, friends! I hope your weeks is off to a good start. I didn’t really plan to take last week off from blogging but that’s how it worked out. It was VBS week at our church last week and I was at church from before 8 a.m. until after 12:30 p.m. every day. I […]

20 Fun Ways To Celebrate Flag Day With Your Kids

On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a proclamation calling for a nation wide observance of Flag Day on June 14th. Why June 14th? Because, on June 14, 1777, Congress adopted the Stars and Stripes as the flag of the United States. Want to have fun with your kids while sharing some of our […]

Weekly Menu Plan 6/13/16

Happy Monday, friends! I hope your week is off to a great start. After nine days away on a mission trip, my oldest is back home! I’m so happy to have her back with us. She loved her time in Colorado but she was glad to be home, although I think she could live without the […]

Easy Homemade Macaroni and Cheese

Most of my life I thought the only kind of macaroni and cheese there was came from box. You know, the kind in the blue box with the powdered cheese. It’s easy to prepare and very budget friendly. For many years it was a routine addition to my shopping cart, especially after I had kids. […]

Weekly Menu Plan 6/6/16

Hello friends! I hope your week is off to a good start. It’s a rainy Monday here in northwest Florida thanks to Tropical Storm Colin. The storm won’t make landfall anywhere near us though so things should let up later today. Sister left on a mission trip bright and early Saturday morning. In fact, it […]

4 Ways To Earn Cash Back When You Shop

This post contains referral links. See my disclosure policy for more details. I love saving money on things I need. I’ve developed and learned a lot of strategies over the years to help me do that including combining coupons with sales and shopping clearance items and thrift stores. Another favorite way of saving is to […]

Weekly Menu Plan 5/30/16

Hi y’all and Happy Memorial Day to my U.S. friends. Take a moment today to remember and give thanks for those who gave all to protect our freedoms. My girls wrap up the school year this week. They go half days for exams on Tuesday and Wednesday and then they’re done. Hooray! We are all so […]