Food, Family, & Faith

Month: June 2015

things i never said Before i was a mom….

things i never said Before i was a mom….

At 3 years old my son is my best friend. He is compassionate, caring, and funny!! But as a mom, I find myself saying things, I never thought I’d say, I honestly never thought I’d have a reason to say them. Yesterday while in the […]

Use Your old clothes to make money!

Use Your old clothes to make money!

If you are anything like me you could have hundreds of dollars just hanging in your closet. Those clothes that don’t fit anymore? That sweater that was just not right for you? the dress you bought for the office party? That skirt that looked better […]

Hi i’m ellie and i like warm hugs

Hi i’m ellie and i like warm hugs

The other day you met the chickens, today it’s time to meet Mama April’s 3 Year old lab/chow mix; Ellie.This week is Ellie’s adoption birthday! She was found in a dumpster with her sister when someone rescued her and brought her to the shelter, where […]

cookies & cream pop cake

cookies & cream pop cake

Sunday ended with another successful pop cake! This time we took on Cookies & Cream and it turned out wonderfully. Sweet & Creamy it reminded me of cookies & cream ice cream. Try it for yourself. 1 Box golden vanilla cake mix12oz (1 1/2 c) […]

DIY Almond milk ice cream

DIY Almond milk ice cream

Who knew that science could taste so good? Though he’s only 3 this DIY Almond Milk Ice Cream was a great & YUMMY science lesson for my 3 year old. You can see in the pic he FULLY approves. And the best part? Only 3 […]

Everybody’s blogging for the weekend

Everybody’s blogging for the weekend

So though I found out about it about 5 minutes ago I thought this would be fun. It’s time for theĀ Biannual Blogathon BashIt’s my first time, but I think it’s something that I can get done, it’s only for the weekend right? I get writing […]

Make IT: 5 MINUTE- $1 POOL NOODLE SPRINKLER

Make IT: 5 MINUTE- $1 POOL NOODLE SPRINKLER

It’s been hot here in Sunny Florida! Our sprinkler had broken and my son was desperate to have some water fun. He tried spraying the hose in the air, but he couldn’t hold the hose and play, but then MAMA TO THE RESCUE! I remembered […]

Purple People eater poke cake

Purple People eater poke cake

So Sunday was a family dinner night at Mama Dawns house, I wanted to bring dessert, and had been thinking of some awesome “pop” cakes. I wanted something a little different so I went for what I’m calling a Purple People Eater Poke Cake. This […]

MEET OUR HOT CHICKS

MEET OUR HOT CHICKS

Sometime after Christmas mama Dawn decided she wanted to become a chicken mama. So her and hubby set out and built a wonderful chicken coop in their back yard, where their 3 chickens lived happily, until the one fateful day when the neighbors dogs escaped […]