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Our 2015 (and beyond) Goals for Our Son

This post isn't about me, but about my son. I have been overweight for so many years.  Even in my younger years, I … Continue Reading

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HOT Gift Ideas at GameStop that Even Gamer Moms Like Me Will Want!

Oh man, Christmas is almost here y'all!!!  Like most moms, you have NO idea which games are cool, safe for kids, etc but if … Continue Reading

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#CruisingCarnival with the Family

The last time we took a Carnival Cruise, it happen to be our 20th anniversary.  This go 'round, it was time for a family … Continue Reading

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Recipe for a Safe Kitchen this Holiday Season

Did y'all  know that cooking is THE number one reason for home fires and injuries?  I have repeatedly shared with y'all the … Continue Reading

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Football Shaped Chocolate Zucchini Bread with Pecans

I wonder how many die hard sports fans we have out there, that are ladies?  I'm seriously obsessed y'all and surely that ain't just a Texas thing, right?  I LOVE all sports and I just can't get enough. We have even missed church for a playoff game.  Crazy huh!  I mean, I gotta have time to cook and bake for the game, you know?  Fiesta food, … Continue Reading

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Feedin’ Cows and Breakin’ Ice

We don't usually get such icy conditions in this part of Texas but boy did we have a cold spell to start the New Year.  We were out of power for almost 2 days, some are still out as I type this post.  Regardless, cows still gotta eat and they definitely need water!  That means we're feeding' cows and breakin' ice! Normally I don't go with my … Continue Reading

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Home Improvement – Gutting The Bathroom

We knew when we got this house, that tons of home renovations were needed.  While we aren't super 'handy', we aren't scared to try tackling projects.  With that said, there are something you just need to hire someone to do.  One of them?  Plumbing.  Before I get to that though, let me tell you about how we got to that point.... Our first home … Continue Reading

Falcon boys

Our 2015 (and beyond) Goals for Our Son

This post isn't about me, but about my son. I have been overweight for so many years.  Even in my younger years, I wasn't 'fat' but was bigger than the other girls.  I know first hand how cruel and unhealthy being fat is.  I do NOT want that for my son.  Anyone that sees Truett, doesn't think of him as fat but as a second grade 8 year old … Continue Reading

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Sticking a Fork in 2014 Y’all!

I wrote something similar on my food blog so if you read both, then you kinda know what to expect.  Regardless, you should go check out my top food posts of 2014. 2014 has been a short, but long year.  There have been highs and lows and lots of in-between and to be honest, I'm ready to put it behind me and move on to 2015.  Before I get to some … Continue Reading