The Memory Keeper’s Daughter: A Novel

The Memory Keeper’s Daughter: A Novel

By, Kim Edwards Another great book!  And this time it’s a novel.  I can’t remember where this book was recommended, but part of what drew me to it was the fact that one of the leading characters was a nurse who assumed care of an unwanted baby.  Being a nurse myself, anything medical does draw(…)

Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday

This is short and sweet and yet the truth of life!  My husband shared this YouTube video with me and I no choice but to share it with you! Amazing truth and the reason for the celebration of Easter Sunday! Hope you had a great day and great food and more importantly that you have(…)

Coconut Bread

Coconut Bread

We love bread!  And we miss bread!  Because Brian isn’t supposed to be having grains I’ve been trying to remove it from most of what we eat on a daily basis.  I didn’t realize how much grain, starches, and sugars we eat until I started removing it.  We didn’t regularly have desserts, I don’t buy(…)

A MUST see – Virginia Bluebells

A MUST see – Virginia Bluebells

If you live in northern Virginia, you have to go see the bluebells at Bull Run Regional Park.  They are absolutely beautiful and SO breath taking.  Now is about the peak time to see them.  My mom and I went today with the kidos and we had a great time.  The ground is carpeted with(…)

A Sweet and Bitter Providence

A Sweet and Bitter Providence

  This was a great read.  Especially if you feel like you’ve got the rotten deal in life at this point in time.  The book is well written and an easy read!  Piper goes step by step through the biblical story of Ruth and Naomi talking about how it seems like they have been dealt(…)

Family cloth

Family cloth

Some may think it gross, but it actually works very well for our family! So what is it you say!?!?! An alternative to toilet paper! I use it exclusively, but the rest of the family, sparingly. However, I’m the only female (except for baby Aisling who is only 8 weeks so she only uses the(…)

Oatmeal Bake

Oatmeal Bake

The following recipes are different variations of the same thing depending on your diet. I’ve posted the three options and how to change them so that more may benefit! This is a fantastic breakfast and holds little tummies all the way to lunchtime!… and mine too!