Author Archives: Christie

Free Diapers from Walmart Through TopCashBack

It is a rare occasion that I post a deal on the blog. But this one was just too good to pass how. Free diapers anyone? Ummm, yes please! Whether you need this for yourself, or maybe for a gift … Continue reading

Posted in General | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Veggie Packed Chicken Patties

Do you have a hard time getting your kids to eat their vegetables? Maybe even your husband? I will even admit that I sometimes have a hard time eating the vegetables I need. I would much rather reach for a … Continue reading

Posted in Recipes | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The Best Mother’s Day Gift EVER

Yes, I know. Mother’s Day has come and gone, so why am I posting about it at the end of June? It’s simple. I just cashed in my Mother’s Day gift this week! This year as Mother’s Day approached, and … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

4-ingredient Caesar Pasta Salad

Summer is here. The time for barbecues, cookouts and simple side dishes. Pasta seems to make its way on the table of any Summer event and many dinner tables. On Father’s Day we had dinner at my parents. One of … Continue reading

Posted in Recipes | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Things I’m Loving This Week

Just thought I would do a quick post about a few things I am absolutely loving this week! The first things are the ones that are growing in my backyard… 1.  Apples growing on our apple tree. Just so you … Continue reading

Posted in General | Tagged , | Leave a comment

A Hike, a Birthday, and a Cake to Be Remembered

This past weekend was my birthday. I turned 34! I have no problem sharing that information with you because I still quite often get mistaken for a teenager. It’s true. Every time I buy a can of spray paint I … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Tagged | Leave a comment

Adoption Update: Oh for the Love of Paperwork

Adoption is not for the faint hearted. Just to be approved to adopt takes a lot of time, money and endurance. Lots of research has gone into simply searching for an agency, and finding one that will accept waiting families. … Continue reading

Posted in Adoption | Tagged , | 4 Comments

A Little Bit of This and That

The sun is shining, flowers are blooming, and warm weather seems to be here to stay. These last few weeks have just flown by. Looking at the calendar today, I can’t believe that May is almost over. In just a … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

What’s For Dinner…? #22 (Gluten Free Dinner Plan)

Have I mentioned that I love simple meals? I love Summer meals because I can get away with making salads for a main dish and my husband is okay with that. I love using the grill and not heating up … Continue reading

Posted in Menu Planning | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Slow Cooked Chicken Caesar Salad

Do you love simple meals? Meals that take little effort and few ingredients to put together? I know I do. And if you’re like me, then this meal is for you. Summer is coming, at least I hope it is … Continue reading

Posted in Recipes | Tagged , , | 7 Comments