Favorite Things Friday

Happy Friday everyone! & Happy Easter weekend. Mr ....more

Weekly Photo Journal Process


Sun-Dried Tomato Spread

Our girls have a funny little post-dentist visit tradition… I always try to grab the first appointment slots of the day for Hatti and Tessa, but it still requires them missing the first hour or two of school each time. One such morning, almost two years ago, we were racing out the door, late for their appointments, and I realized we didn’t have their lunches packed. There just wasn’t time to go back into the kitchen, so I told the girls I’d grab them something after their appointments....more

The Guard

It’s been a beautiful day in the neighborhood. I utilized my mask for the second time so I could sleep through dawn. I was still up early by my current standards and Twinkle was making sure I stayed that way ....more

Curious Culinary Crafting Does Not A Scrumptious Cupcake Create

Since I have the unique opportunity of cooking purely on a gluten free level, I have had many experiences along the way        I have had the occasion to experience culinary wonders I had never dreamed of when I could eat wheat flour.  Being forced to remove flour from my diet has made me look in areas I would never have glanced at before, which has been very exciting! Let me tell you, the coconut macaroons from B...more

good morning Sunshine pizza

So once in a while, I’ll have an extra dough ball or two because I usually make too much pizza dough. I probably should just freeze a few of the dough balls, to make it easier for the next pizza night, but sometimes experimenting is just more fun. My mom used to make breakfast pizzas now and then ....more

The Body Shop Early Harvest Raspberry Shower Gel & Coconut Hand Cleanse Gel Review, Photos

The Body Shop has recently released their new line of Early-Harvest Raspberry products, and raspberry being one of my most favourite fruits/scents, I had to have something from the line. There was recently a 20% off + double points event for Love Your Body members, so I eagerly made my way to my local TBS store. While I would easily pick up all the products from the raspberry line, my wallet said "no," so I went with necessity: shower gels ....more

How to Create a Bedtime Routine

I think most of us could use a bit more sleep… am I right? Or, at the very least, better quality sleep. This is exactly why today we’re talking about creating a bedtime routine! ...more

Good Friday

The Divine Mercy NovenaJesus asked that the Feast of the Divine Mercy be preceded by a Novena to the Divine Mercy which would begin on Good Friday. He gave St. Faustina an intention to pray for on each day of the Novena, saving for the last day the most difficult intention of all, the lukewarm and indifferent of whom He said:"These souls cause Me more suffering than any others; it was from such souls that My soul felt the most revulsion in the Garden of Olives ....more