15 Minute Chocolate Cream Pie

 I love chocolate. I also love pie. So, it only makes sense to make a chocolate cream pie. This is my older son's favorite pie. He loves it so much that he requested this for his birthday in place of cake. That's when you know it's good.This is a super simple pie that can be made in less than twenty minutes. It's great for a familly dessert or to take to a get-together.I originally found the recipe on Food Network. Since they are the experts, you can bet it's a really great recipe.Here you go! ...more

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100 Days of Pinterest: Days 17-19

Spring is one of my favorite times of year. I love seeing all of the trees and flowers begin to bloom. It's a nice change from the cold, dreary winter we have here in Ohio.Since it has been so nice, I've made it a point to work outside as much as possible. I have projects to complete and now is as good a time as any! It helps having this Pinterest challenge, I have started adding to my creative chaos....more

Mental Illness: Letting Go of My Mom

My immediate family used to be very small. It was just my mom, my younger brother, and me. My dad left us behind when I was a teen, so I can't include him in my family. I really don't think it was an easy decision for him, but he did it. Now that I'm an adult I can somewhat see the reason for him making this choice....more