Egg Carton Wreath

As I got out spring decor this year, I realized I did not have an egg carton wreath for my own front door, even though I was certain I had one somewhere in the basement.  Nope.  No luck, the wreath was absolutely, nowhere to be found. It was then that I realized I had assistedContinue reading “Egg Carton Wreath”

Old Take on Banana Bread

Yup, that is delicious banana bread on a scratched up plate. Told ya long ago I don’t stage my food items. 😂  Although, soon those charming 50s countertops won’t be featured in this blog anymore – more on that later! This recipe has been the most delicious normal-recipe I’ve experimented with – it’s classic bananaContinue reading “Old Take on Banana Bread”

Updated Baby Shower Game

It’s wild to think that the last baby shower I threw was almost 4 years ago, when I was pregnant with my youngest!  Now, we are showering the friend who helped throw this last shower.  Today, I updated the baby shower game, What’s in Your Purse?, and thought I would share the new and improvedContinue reading “Updated Baby Shower Game”

Best Bean Dip

Christmas 2017 is over, and while I’m usually feeling blue about this fact, this year I’m staying positive. My kids have been delightful, and I’m savoring every holiday moment with them. They helped decorate the tree, decorate cookies, helped shop for family members, helped wrap gifts, helped clean, and generally helped by being loving andContinue reading “Best Bean Dip”

Just Stress or Something More?

research brief trauma hayes This is my summer grad research brief, I have spent the last few weeks reading, highlighting, discussing, pondering, and writing my heart out on this topic.  Now that it is done, I needed somewhere to host it, hence the blog post.   Share this. Read it. Think on it. Implement it.Continue reading “Just Stress or Something More?”

Kids’ Art Center 

Summer break for a teacher means rest and relaxation, right?  Well, some of the time, yes.  This summer I am taking a couple of classes for my master’s degree, one of which will wrap up at the end of July.  In the meantime, I am finding ways to procrastinate doing the work.  Hence last night,Continue reading “Kids’ Art Center “