The last 4 falls we have been abroad so the kids where extra excited to part-take in Trick or Treating this year. Since we been away so long I had to ask people on FB when kids go out for their candy-hunt. The consensus was at dusk. We decided to wait for the first kid[s] to show up at our house and when they did, MAN, our kids got excited. They couldn’t get out the door fast enough. Continue reading
Ah, those sweet words are MUSIC to my ears!
For about a month now, we have been putting Boy Bear on the potty. Nope, we have not been potty training [officially], just putting him on the Baby Björn potty every other hour or so, he has gone number one each time and number two every couple of days. There has been only a couple of mishaps. Continue reading
The Story of the Pukies!
It’s that time a year, [stomach] flu season. It happens every year, around the world, in many, many, many, many, many, many, many, many, many, many… ok, you get the drift… in many homes. Now this family, get’s colds, coughs, runny noses, headaches, regular stuff, but the stomach flu usually passes us. And when it has come, usually only one or two people have gotten sick. Continue reading
If you read my Happy [lonely] New Year! post, you might remember that my nephew, my little brothers son, ended up with chicken pox on Christmas day.
I really had not thought about chicken pox much until then. Chicken pox is not fun, I know that from experience because I had one of the “worse cases” [quoting my pediatrician] when I was three and half years old. Continue reading
I have this bad habit of making chicken breasts into jerky due to a few different reasons, mainly a fear of salmonella, but these other ones too:
- I have fear of chicken juice a k a salmonella.
- Due to the fear of this chicken juice, I first slice up the chicken breast. Continue reading
…Today was a very special day, we got to enjoy two  meals prepared with care. LOL.
First, there were the tuna melts with the stir-fried asparagus and now this: CHEESEBURGER PIE! Continue reading
A few years ago, 2006 to be exact, my dear mother-in-law [and yes, she is a dear one], got Hubby and I “The Low-Carb Bible” for Christmas. I was a little surprised, was she was wanting tell me something, was it a hint? I was not looking to lose weight. I did ask her last year about it [kind of jokingly] and she claimed that she thought the recipes had looked delicious. Okay then. I believe her. Continue reading