How to Freeze Okra

Okra is still growing in my mother-in-law’s garden this month (Litsa’s). We can’t eat it every day so I’ve been freezing the okra to enjoy at later dates. The two inch okra spears can be frozen whole and/or cut. I […]

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Country Life: Pet Chicken

I never thought I would say that I have a soft spot for a chicken – but I do! One of our chicks that hatched in June has become the sweetest chicken we have ever owned. She is calm and […]

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Numbers by the Day: Every Day

I (Litsa) received this little magnet from LeBonheur’s Children Hospital in Memphis, TN—a hospital that takes exceptional CARE of our children! This little ‘health tip’ is a journal activity waiting to transpire in our household—-my little six year old will […]

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File it Friday: Caramel Apple Trail Mix + More

During the week I come across a lot of articles and blog posts that I think are worth reading. Or I come across a new recipe I want to try or a craft idea. Most of the time I don’t […]

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File it Friday: Brown Sugar Pop Tart + More

During the week I come across a lot of articles and blog posts that I think are worth reading. Or I come across a new recipe I want to try or a craft idea. Most of the time I don’t […]

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Organizational Tip: List of Rebates, Apps, & More

How you organize your day versus how I (Litsa) organize my day differs! We are wired differently. I’m a paper/pen gal. I love to write down what’s for dinner (Menu Planning), what I have to do today, tomorrow—-yesterday (the list […]

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In the Kitchen: Food Prep 101 Reminders

August has rolled into September and schools are in full session all across our nation! In my mind that means busy moms and dads everywhere! So how do we save ourselves from the big bowls of junk food: Cookies, chips, […]

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Start Conversations With Free KidQ App | #KidQApp

Starting conversations with children can sometimes be difficult. When I ask my boys “what did you learn at school today?”, most of the time they respond with “nothing!”. Of course I know that they really did learn, but they are […]

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