We Survived Week Two of Back to School

School started on August 26th, it was a bittersweet day for me. I was excited to be able to work 5 hour days from home again, but also going to miss all four of the kids after our terrific Summer together. Then on day two I was bringing the boys into their school and K-man just lost it. He spent about six days of being in tears at every drop off. It killed me. I had to be strong, swift yet loving with drop off to school as a means to keep hope that he would stop having such anxiety […]

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Making More Time for Things That Matter

As a Mom who decided that sending my kids with a school lunch from home was a more feasible and healthy option, I have found some nights that I simply do not want to make these kids lunches. The problem is that my oldest was gaining a lot of weight years back from eating school lunches, so I won’t ever go back that route. I had a dilemma, I wanted to continue to make home school lunches for the kids, but I didn’t want to be spending hours every night making all three kids lunches. What is a Mom to […]

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Ground Hamburg and Cheese Grinders Recipe #recipe #foodie

The other day I wanted to find something to do with the pound of hamburg I had thawed out in the fridge, normally one would think of cheeseburgers or maybe making a form of chop suey (I call it goulash) out of it … but I wanted something different and I was craving a steak and cheese grinder …. that is when this recipe idea came to me and it was a HUGE hit in my house with the kiddos {well the 2 kiddos that actually TRY new foods} …. Ingredients: 1 lb ground hamburg Frying pan or skillet Garlic […]

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How to Make Poor Man’s Grilled Cheese

Have you ever been in a tight time frame but really wanted a grilled cheese? How about the kids, they are begging for grilled cheese for lunch but you just don’t feel like making it? Maybe you ran out of propane for your gas stove? Whatever the reason this is the BEST idea since sliced cheese! Poor Man’s Grilled Cheese Supplies Needed: Microwave Sliced American Cheese { 1-2 per sandwich} 2 pieces of bread per sandwich Toaster Garlic Powder {optional} How to Make Poor Man’s Grilled Cheese Toast two pieces of bread per sandwich, a light toasting is best. Place […]

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CLOSED Yummy Kraft Sandwich Shop Mayo Giveaway

I recently was able to test out the new Kraft Sandwich Shop Mayo and today I am going to share my thoughts and information along with a giveaway so you can win your own package of Kraft Sandwich Shop Mayo! I know that most would think of mayo on a sandwich but truth be told I rarely place mayo on my sandwiches, and yes this Kraft Sandwich Shop Mayo has the word sandwich in the name therefore is probably made more for sandwiches so I do plan to give the garlic and herb a test drive on my next turkey […]

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