homemade homefries

Homemade Home Fries

Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day.  I love potatoes.  I can eat potatoes every and any way they are cooked, almost.  However one thing that freaks me out is when they are fried and baked, as they produce acrylamide.  You can decrease this naturally occurring chemical acrylamide by decreasing cook time.  If you fry your potatoes … [Read More...]

how to help your child cope with pet loss

How To Help Your Child Deal With Loss of Pet

how to help your child deal with loss of pet My daughter has grown up with dogs.  When she was younger, I think she thought of them like her siblings.  She shared food with them, kisses and toys.  They were always around; they were a stable and  persistent calming force in her … Read More...

Simply Sundays Link Party

Simply Sunday Link Party 9

Welcome to Simply Sundays, link party week number nine!  I really am so thrilled to be co-hosting this link party with Simple Plate!  Debbie and I picked our favorite from last week and we can't wait to share it with you! Every week we find the best of the best and add them to … Read More...

My Favorite Actions for Photoshop Elements

My Favorite Actions for Photoshop Elements

I'm excited to share my Favorite Actions for Photoshop Elements.  I don't mind fully editing a photo, but when you have a ton of photos to edit actions are just easier.  Plus actions are easier in general.  Many photographers actually buy and use actions.  I love the beautiful … Read More...

BeliBea Nursing Bra

BeliBea Nursing Bra

The BeliBea nursing bra is soft and good and best of all, I do not mind wearing it. Let me give you some background, I’m not a bra-fan. I wish we were still burning them, and I firmly believe there should be a banned bra society, just like they have for books, because some bras, … Read More...

2015 Kia Sedona

2015 Kia Sedona

We drove the 2015 Kia Sedona for the week thanks to DriveSTI and Kia. Minivans aren't just for large families anymore.  This mommy of one had a ton of fun in the 2015 Kia Sedona.  It's nice and roomy and the ride is great.  Quite on the road and you don't even feel like … Read More...

Simply Sundays Link Party

Simply Sunday Link Party 8

Welcome to Simply Sundays on Simple Plate, link party week number eight!  I really am so thrilled to be co-hosting this link party with Simple Plate!  You are all so full of inspiration and great ideas! We really had a tough time picking our favorites!  This weeks favorites are … Read More...