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                  I have gotten so many new blog followers recently and I wanted to take a moment to THANK YOU! I'm so excited you've decided to join me here as I share the various things the Lord lays on my heart. If you are like me, I …

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Teddy at the Beach Cupcakes

              A while ago, I let my daughter scroll through recipes at the Pillsbury website.  We printed the ones she liked and made them into a cookbook.  From time to time, we try out one of the recipes from her cookbook.               Recently, …

Enchilada Casserole

    (Note: Those are crushed Doritos on top...I should have added cheese on top, but accidentally put the shredded cheese under the Doritos.  I made another one for a friend and it looked much better topped with the cheese.)   A looong time ago, I was watching the morning news and Charlie Gibson was …

Wow Butter Cookies (nut free)

              My daughter has a peanut allergy, so we are always on the lookout for nut-free products.  We love the peanut butter-like product called Wow Butter.  It's better than the other similar products we've found, which can be really oily or hard to spread.  We find it in the …

Knock Off Betty Crocker Brownies

              We found this recipe from Money Saving Mom for Better Crocker Knock Off Brownies. They looked so yummy!  We decided to try them ourselves. I have found that I can trust the recipes on MSM to be both simple and delicious.  This recipe was no exception! I'm sure …

Easiest Ever Mac and Cheese

Easiest Ever Mac and  Cheese I love simple and affordable meals.  Here's a little jewel that I found amidst one of my favorite magazines.  Serve with pinto beans and corn bread.  Yum! It came from the October 2013 issue of HomeLife.  Our church subscribes, so I pick mine up there, but you can subscribe here …

Recipes & Shopping List tool

I am doing Beth Moore's Siesta Summer Bible Study.  We are reading the book, Gideon, by Priscilla Shirer.  It is amazing and I am getting a LOT out of it! I'll write more about that later. Right now, I wanted to share with you a site I just discovered that I think you will love.  …

Easiest Ever Chicken Pot Pie

              A friend of mine makes the most delicious Chicken Pot Pie!  It's amazing! Tonight, I made a variation of that pot pie, but since I'm not a great cook at all, I simplified it big time. Ingredients: 1 can cream of chicken soup 1 can mixed vegetables (you …

Weekly Menu Plan and Free Poster

As a homeschooling family, we live on a tight budget.  I have a basic plan for meals and believe me, it's ain't fancy. This free poster has theme ideas for each night... Menu Monday - Mexican  Tuesday – Pasta Wednesday – Breakfast for Supper Thursday – Soup & Sandwiches Friday - Pizza Weekends:  casseroles; try …

I Made it Myself Breakfast Burrito

Some of you may have read my I Made it Myself Pie post a while back.  I have an eight year old daughter who has outgrown the Easy Bake Oven stage and is ready for some "real" cooking projects that she can do mostly all by herself. Recently, she has been making these very simple …