Pistachio Pudding Dessert

This is one of my go-to dessert recipes. It is so good and always a hit! I love the creaminess with a hint of crunch - so delicious! If I am in a hurry, I often skip the crust and just divide the layers into individual serving dishes; this makes the whole process quick and… Continue reading Pistachio Pudding Dessert


Every Good Thing

As I was searching through blogs I follow, I stumbled upon a song by The Afters. The words really struck me. Far too often we (myself very much included) take the simple pleasures of this life for granted. Being a momma of two, I get so caught up in the busyness of life. There are… Continue reading Every Good Thing


The BEST Chocolate Chip Cookies

Based on the ridiculous amounts of Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes out there, I think it is safe to say that everyone has different preferences when it comes to cookies. It is difficult to find that one special, go-to recipe that works great for your family. Believe me, I know. I've been there. I have gone… Continue reading The BEST Chocolate Chip Cookies

What We've Been Up To...

First Camping Trip of 2014!

I LOVE CAMPING! My husband?! Not so much... Well, I should actually say that he used to not like camping very much. But I think I may have changed his mind after this weekend 🙂 We went on our first camping trip in almost two years this past weekend. And let me say....WE HAD A… Continue reading First Camping Trip of 2014!


I STARTED A BLOG! Ahhhhhh!!!!

My mind is constantly rambling with different thoughts and ideas. Thoughts like "Maybe I should make a command center?", or "I wonder if I could make this THM appropriate?", or "How on earth do people keep their children entertained?". Ideas like garden plans, new recipes to try, more efficient budgeting, and new sewing projects. What… Continue reading I STARTED A BLOG! Ahhhhhh!!!!