Month: November 2016

Breakfast, Cook

German Pancakes

Nearly every Tuesday at our house we have breakfast for dinner.  I know, I know, it is supposed to be Taco Tuesday but we rarely eat tacos on Tuesday.  Pancakes, eggs, bacon and more is what we are eating on Tuesday nights.  We started having breakfast on Tuesday years ago […]

Christmas, Fun, Holidays

Teen Girl Gift Ideas

I have five daughters who range in ages from 15 down to age 2.  The older girls are getting a little harder to shop for when it comes to Christmas and birthdays.  I don’t know why it is harder because all they really like are clothes and makeup and stuff […]

Christmas, Family Fun, Fun, Holidays


My husband and I were talking the other day about how certain events impact your life. It’s interesting how some moments/memories can seem so vivid, and then there are others you can hardly remember.  For us, the memories that are more vivid were when either something wonderful or terrible happened.  For […]

Cook, Drinks

Apple Cider Floats

There are so many amazing flavors that I associate with fall and apples is one of them.  I love apples, especially ones dipped in caramel…from Disneyworld. Since I am not in Florida enjoying one of theirs and not making my own caramel apples today we opted for a nice cold […]

Cook, Dinner, Soups

Loaded Baked Potato Soup

This creamy baked potato soup is calling your name! At our house we each pick a day and plan the menu for that night.  This soup calls my daughter Karmen’s name almost every week. If I didn’t make her choose something else we would probably be eating it every week. […]