Trunk Decorating Kits For Trunk or Treat

This post, Trunk Decorating Kits, includes affiliate links. Click a link, make a purchase and I may earn enough to buy a cup of coffee, but not the coffee shop. There’s no additional cost to you.  When you don’t have the time or effort to put in a trunk or treat theme, you need to […]

DIY Buffalo Plaid Pumpkins Are Easy To Make

Easy DIY Buffalo Plaid Pumpkins are so easy to make – even I can do it! I’m including links to products I use for this project. If you click the link and order the product, I may receive a small commission with no extra cost to you.  I was going to try my hand making […]

How to Prepare Kids For College Life

I still remember the day we dropped our oldest child off for her first year of college. I think I cried all the way home. She was excited to start college life and I was thinking about how much I was going to miss her.  All of my kids are grown and done with college […]

Best Trunk or Treat Ideas Including Ghostbusters

Best Trunk or Treat Ideas include affiliate links. I will receive a small commission if you click a link and make a purchase.  Trunk or Treat is one of my favorite fall activities. I love to get all dressed up, DIY my trunk and hand out candy to the kids. I’m always gathering the Best […]

Linda’s Sweet and Spicy Mango Salsa

Linda’s Sweet and Spicy Mango Salsa is the perfect salsa for salmon, chicken and more. The color is vibrant and the flavor has hints of sweet and spicy. Linda, my cousin, and I have been the best of friends ever since I can remember.  We grew up together – well, almost. She grew up in […]

I Have a Song for That – My Karaoke Experience

This is a funny story about my one and only karaoke experience – I Have a Song For That!  Why does everyone automatically think that a pastor’s wife can sing?  I can’t sing.  Period.  Not a lick. (Where did that expression come from?)  I didn’t say that I don’t sing, just that I can’t.   […]

Summer Must-Haves for 20s, 30s, 40s and 50s

Summer Must-Haves contains affiliate links. If you click on a link and make a purchase, I may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you.  OK – you’ve got to brace yourself for this one! My oldest daughter turned 40 last month! I think it was more difficult for me than it was for […]

Beautiful DIY Tinted Mason Jars For Summer

With summer right around the corner, I thought I’d show you this neat tutorial for some gorgeous, DIY tinted mason jars. These are perfect to use as flower vases, organizers or as centerpieces for a rustic chic wedding. They’ll add some bright pops of color and give any space a warm, vintage feel. What’s great […]

21 Fun Summer Activities to Enjoy With the Grandkids

School’s out for summer! I’m singing this old song at the top of my lungs. I’m excited about these fun summer activities to enjoy with the grandkids. The days are getting hotter, longer and the grandkids’ baseball season is about to end. What in the world will the grandkids do to keep themselves entertained? Wondering […]

Clean Your Grill Guide And Favorite Recipes

Clean Your Grill Guide includes affiliate links. If you click a link and make a purchase, I will receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. Yay! It’s finally grilling season. It’s time to uncover your grill, clean it and get your grill on. After we go through the steps on how to clean […]