Month: September 2017

Always Shower at Night: And Other Lessons I’ve Learned Since Going Back to Work

Always Shower at Night: And Other Lessons I’ve Learned Since Going Back to Work

This is a picture of my first associate and me just before I started working at the job I had for almost 14 years: This is a picture of all four of my current associates and me just a few short months ago. Suffice it […]

CrockPot Recipe Roundup: The Meats Edition

CrockPot Recipe Roundup: The Meats Edition

Alright, alright, alright, alright!  We’re back today with some more Crock-Pot deliciousness for you and yours! In the last installment of the Crock-Pot Recipe Roundup, we talked all about soups/stews/chili.  Hopefully, you’ve tried a few of those and you now have some new family staples! […]

Making a Rice Krispy Castle in 21 Easy Steps

Making a Rice Krispy Castle in 21 Easy Steps

  If you had asked me a couple months ago, So Beth, any interest in building a castle out of Rice Krispy treats?  Well, I’m afraid I would’ve laughed at you and given you a resounding NO.  See, I’m pretty sure that the only semi-creative […]

Friday Five, vol. 8

Friday Five, vol. 8

Hey hey, y’all!  To those of you who are new around here, welcome!  To those of you who’ve been hanging around for a while, welcome back.  Glad you’re here! It’s been a hot minute since I’ve posted a Friday Five, so this one is going […]

The 10 Stages of Hurricane Irma: Riding Out the Storm

The 10 Stages of Hurricane Irma: Riding Out the Storm

Growing up in the Midwest, thunderstorms were my jam.  I remember standing on the porch or in the garage with my dad, watching them roll in from the west, loving both the thrill of impending doom and the safety I felt in his presence.  Whatever […]

Which Saint? How to Pick a Patron Saint for the School Year

Which Saint? How to Pick a Patron Saint for the School Year

We are big fans of our guardian angels in my house.  My kids ask their angels for help when they are faced with a big test at school or if they wake up in the night from a bad dream.  Before I go to bed, […]

CrockPot Recipe Roundup: Soups and Stews Edition

CrockPot Recipe Roundup: Soups and Stews Edition

Friends, I hear you and I want to help.  You’re yearning for…desperate for…dying for…crock-pot recipes that are easy and (mostly) healthy.  Well, yearn no more.  I am here to help! With four busy kids and a husband who works crazy hours, I depend a lot […]