Last year someone did a 12 Days of Christmas for our family for the 12 days leading up to Christmas Eve. We would find a surprise gift on our porch that was something fun for the kids or an inexpensive gift with a nice message. It’s always fun to see what the surprise will be […]
Just For Fun
6 years ago, we were two young moms who started a blog to help us organize our thoughts on building our food storage and being prepared for … something. We didn’t know what, but we knew we needed to do it. We posted a few things but didn’t want to share it with anyone until […]
Do you have a standard spring cleaning list? You may want to add some of these preparedness tasks to your list this year.
We passed our 5th blogiversary this summer and still kind of can’t believe we have been at this for 5 YEARS! It’s amazing how much changes in 5 years (like adding 4 more kids between the two of us), and how much we still have to learn. To celebrate this event, we wanted to say […]
HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY! We are excited to be celebrating the Fourth this week (along with Canada Day on Monday!). We thought it would be fun to do a little link round up today of fun 4th of July recipes on the web. We hope you enjoy and have a great Holiday! Patriotic JelloJodi made […]
Some of the best memories from my childhood are from when I was in the kitchen helping my mom, or out in the garden with my grandpa. I loved helping, and felt a sense of pride in the work I would do. Now that I am a mom, I try to remember those memories as […]