Caleb had his Blue & Gold scout banquet last week and he wanted a log cabin cake. So we got to work with a cake mix, a tub of chocolate frosting, and 2 tubes of Pirouette Rolled Wafers . It cost us about $15 total to make. We baked our cake mix with the directions…

I saw the cutest idea from the blog Living a Redeemed Life. I am so excited to do this to a few families that live around us. All you do is hide 12 eggs with fun things inside. I did some with candy and some with dimes, nickles, and pennies in them. Make sure to…

In Cub Scouts there are so many different “little” things the Cub Leaders can do to help keep their boy motivated or to use as an incentive!  But, one that I found that works wonderfully are CUB BUCKS! Back when I was a Den Leader I used them to encourage the boys to do 4…

I love to garden. I have dreams of having a  lush English rose type of garden. There is only one problem – I live in the middle of the freaking desert! I have been hanging onto an old headboard and footboard with hopes of turning it into a potting bench and I finally did it!…

Lisa’s Menu French Onion Pasta Beef and Broccoli Chicken and Cornmeal Dumplings Chicken Scampi Donut Seeds from Very Enchanting Easter Bunny Proof by ivillage Spray paint to make a chocolate bunny by Sew many ways April fools day Brownies by Dump a day April Fools Day googley eyes by imgur

I figured I gotta start getting into this GIRL stuff, considering I’ve only got 10 more weeks until I have a girl around in my home!  hehe 🙂  Plus, I have a couple nieces that have been begging for this Pack!  I was super excited about the clipart that I found!  The pack turned out…

I am a little OCD – I like the tops and bottoms of my kids jammies to match. The problem is they are boys and they don’t care what they wear! My Mom solved this by showing me this great way to fold jammies together so that they stay put in sets. Its super easy…

Lets be honest I have many strengths, but remembering birthdays is not one of them! I am the worst! I almost missed my hubs birthday this year had he not dropped me a little hint the day before. Its that bad! I have tried so many different ways to stay organized and nothing has worked…

I had to share these recipes, even though my neighbor, good friend, and fellow blogger Jessica from Pretty Providence already has!  I just feel like everybody should know about them – because they are FABULOUS and kids love them!  She introduced them to me a while back and now not only do I make them…