This months challenge for the Household6 Cooking Club (you can learn more by checking out their FB page) was:...more

Navy Wife vs. Pickle Jar

Yesterday I found myself in a pickle. I had a jar of pickles that would not open. I had tried smacking it on the bottom, holding it under hot water and lastly hitting it on the floor. The sucker wouldn't open....more
I never would have thought of that I will have to remember that the next I'm in a pickle!more

In the life of a Military Wife

            Getting ready to move, again. This time next year we’ll be somewhere else in the world. Where? Don’t know, but I would love to go overseas. I enjoy the travel, seeing different places and cultures. The hard part is the packing, leaving your friends behind, and making new ones. Having to explain to the kids that you are moving because of daddy’s job....more

That was kind of the spirit in which I meant it. I appreciate your response, I wished you had ...more

To cook or not to cook, that is the question...

Every busy mom struggles with this question. To cook or not to cook? To be totally honest, I didn't even learn to cook until I got married. My poor husband. The torture I put him thru tasting the food. Now he tells me that the food used to burn his lips with all the salt that was added. Oops, sorry.   Nobody wants to spend their evenings in the kitchen. I say experiment with what you have. For those, like me that are still learning, there is nothing wrong with that....more

Every Mom goes through the nightly stress of "what's for dinner?".

If YOUR Mom or Grandma ...more

“Don’t get used to this”

The Beginning: I noticed it really early in our relationship…...more

“Mother-in-law languages”

 She’s sitting across from me; I had not seen her in over 2 years. She came to WA because I had given birth to my 4th child, her grandson and she wanted to “help”.  I just want to show you my mother in law’s ways of “helping”. I know many military wives who are dealing with way too many mother in law issues.  I’m a 34 year old Puerto Rican woman, and to this day, this still kills me when I think about it....more

Oh boy! This whole post was just one HUGE venting session. I have to tell you that I really ...more