Jammin it up

What to do when someone gives you a flat of fresh picked strawberries. Make some jam! I love a good jam and strawberry is our favorite. But the hubby is a diabetic so I thought I’d would try some sugar free jam for him and regular for everyone else. The berries were large and really […]

Breakfast is done

The ongoing battle is what everyone is eating for breakfast at our house.  Between my hubby and my grandson, who is here for 2 hours before he gets on the bus. No one knows what they want for breakfast. My hubby goes in spurts of what he wants. For weeks he will want cereal and […]

Its been a long week

Sorry I haven’t updated this week. It has been a jam packed week of watching kiddos, cleaning, laundry and helping my son get his new store ready to open. Then a trip to New Jersey today for our newest grandsons baptism.  This is one tired Grandma. I guess I finally realized I’m not 29 anymore. […]

Memorial Day

Today is a day to pay tribute to those that have served their country and paid the cost for our freedom. These soldiers are the true American Heroes. I hold the highest respect for all those that have served and continue to serve for no other purpose than to protect and serve.  In our family […]

You gotta go Prime

I do not like to pay for things that I can make myself, but there are somethings you just can’t make. Toilet paper for one. Well I guess you could but I still like to have my paper on a roll.  I have tried coupons and sales but I somehow don’t come out like these […]

My DIY Liquid Laundry Detergent

I have made both the liquid and the powder homemade laundry detergent and I must say I like the liquid a lot better.  Don’t ask me why because the are basically the same ingredients. For whatever reason the liquid cleans a whole lot better. You can make 10 gallons of liquid laundry detergent for the […]