A New Parenting Blog (You’ll Like It!)

March 30, 2012 by  
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It can be tough to jump back into writing on a regular basis after taking such a long vacation from it. It is especially difficult when you cannot think of anything to write about. I usually write about the fun projects the kids and I are working on or…

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Life is uncertain: Hug your kids, say ‘I love you,’ and make the most of the time you have

March 29, 2012 by  
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I have a friend who just found out a relative’s cancer has returned. The diagnosis isn’t good – the doctors have given him four months to live.The news was just beginning to sink in . “Four months,” she told me. “That’s basically a summer. On…

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Tuesday’s Giveaway Linky (3/27)

March 26, 2012 by  
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I am so sorry for missing out on last week’s linky! I think that things are finally settling down and I should be posting more often. It’s just hard to get back into the swing of things – and to even think of what to write about! – after taking such a long hiatus!

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Things you learn spending time with your teen-age daughter (Hint: watch your mouth)

March 26, 2012 by  
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You learn a few things when you go shopping with your teen-age daughter.You learn that some of the most popular stores have incredibly loud music, really narrow aisles and lots of girls so skinny you could probably bench-press them.You learn that the s…

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I Wrote a Blog Post! (Really!)

March 22, 2012 by  
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Nope, it’s not here. You can read my post over at my friend Bernie’s blog, One Mixed Bag.
Here’s a hint:

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What’s Popping Up?

March 15, 2012 by  
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I’ve been out in the yard inspecting the various beds. Most are still sleepy but the crocus, daffodils and tulips are all starting to wake up. Love spring blooming flowers. I have to remember though to snap photos of what is where so I can add  co…

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Spring Has Sprung!

March 14, 2012 by  
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I found this image on Facebook yesterday and just about spit my coffee out. Gotta love some good gardening humor!So how many of you have begun preparing your garden? I’m lucky to have raised beds located between the houses that warm up rather quickly s…

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Spring break? Already? You’ve got to be kidding!

March 13, 2012 by  
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My husband threw me for a loop with his question. “What do you want to do over spring break?” he asked.Um, what? Spring break? He had to be kidding. I’m still packing away the last of the Christmas decor – just last week I found a stray box of hooks on…

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Tuesday’s Giveaway Linkup {3/13}

March 12, 2012 by  
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Tuesday's Giveaway Linkup

Welcome to Tuesday’s Giveaway Link Up with your hosts Aimee @ Classified: Mom & Karen @ Tots and Me & Alicia @ McCrenshaw’s Newest Thoughts!
This link up will be posted Monday at 7 PM est. and run all week long! Make sure you stop in as often as you can to list your latest giveaways.

Here is how to use the Giveaway Link Up

1. Post your reviews and/or giveaways, as many as you have, be sure to add the end date (family friendly please)

2. Help spread the word about the giveaway link up by grabbing our button, Tweeting or posting on Facebook. (Not mandatory- but it helps get more exposure to your giveaways as well!)

3. Take a moment to enter any giveaway that strikes an interest to you!

If you would  like to follow the three hostesses, we will gladly follow you back! Simply leave us a message to do so.

Thank you for linking up with  Aimee @ Classified: Mom & Karen @ Tots and Me & Alicia @  McCrenshaw’s Newest Thoughts! 

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Very Quick Update

March 5, 2012 by  
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I now have an Etsy shop!!!! Come browse my whopping 7 items at McCrenshaw’s Newest Knits when you have time. I’m working very hard to get more items finished, photographed, described, and listed. My goal is to have a full page of items listed on …

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