Food, Family, & Faith

Month: November 2014

Jambo : World Hello Day

Jambo : World Hello Day

World Hello Day!HELLO!! Perhaps one of the simplest things to say, but it also holds a lot of power. A friendly hello has the power to transform someones day. There is power in connecting with people. “Hello” tells people they are acknowledged, cared about, and […]

The REAL Chicken Soup for the Soul

The REAL Chicken Soup for the Soul

Our family is sick! Like the whole family, moms, dads, kids, everyone, Mama Dawn had some asthma complications and spent a few days in the hospital. Oddly enough mama carol has stayed well, So this evening she set out to make her family famous Pot […]

Gratitude Is A Gift

Gratitude Is A Gift

Day 28!“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” – William Arthur Ward How silly would it be if we spent out time carefully selecting gifts taking the care to wrap them perfectly, bending each crease with precision […]

15 Super Easy & Shoestring Budget DIY Disney Gifts

15 Super Easy & Shoestring Budget DIY Disney Gifts

Show your #disneyside this Christmas! Are you a Disney fan who wants to sprinkle a little pixie dust over your loved ones this year? Does the Disney fan in your life have everything they could ever want? Looking for a creative and cost efficient gift […]

Christmas Doesn’t Come From A Store

Christmas Doesn’t Come From A Store

As I sit here finishing up a bowl of oatmeal I am tempted to spend the rest of my day cleaning. Not because I enjoy cleaning, but because the Christmas decorations are calling me. Not the tree just yet (that will go up on thanksgiving), […]

Some Gave All

Some Gave All

The video above is a powerful reminder of those that have served. Take a moment today to thank a service member. Somewhere someone is missing a fallen comrade, a mother is wondering who her son would have grown to be, a wife is praying the […]

Balance 

Balance 

This blog is coming in late tonight. For some reason when I take a break on Sunday, the next day is so hard to get back to things. I think partially because I slack off everything  (cleaning, cooking, dieting,ect) on the weekend, and getting back […]

Ridding Myself Of Bloggers Block

Ridding Myself Of Bloggers Block

Day 23 of the 30 day blogging challenge and here I sit. There are mornings I wake up and know exactly what I want to write. Those are the mornings I wake up, blog, make breakfast, and even get the dishes done all before 10am, […]

Thanksgiving Link Up Party

Thanksgiving Link Up Party

Thanksgiving always invokes feelings of warm fuzzies for me. Other then the delicious food, it always reminds me of family. Growing up, I can always remember my family gathering around grams table to eat, meanwhile I was stuck at the kids table with the other […]

The Tree of Thanks

The Tree of Thanks

Thanksgiving is coming soon. Before you know it you’ll be putting the bird in the oven, and the family will be at the door. One of the best things about Thanksgiving with the Mason Jar Mamas is after dinner when Mama Carol pulls out her […]