Other What’s Cookin’ Wednesdays I have wanted to write about and share this recipe for years! Every time I walk past fresh bananas in the store during summertime, I am transported back to my childhood. My mom making the best summertime treat that is so adaptable that anyone can add what they like. It is… Continue reading What’s Cookin’ Wednesday: Banana Split Cake
My Grandpa passed away this weekend. He was 88 years old, I believe. He lived a long and productive life. My cousin asked for memories of him to be used at the service, so Grandpa Terry, this one is for you. He would often call us “pills” and try to pinch us (nicely) or tickle… Continue reading Grandpa Terry
I love you “other mother Monday’s” but wow, summer. Any of you other moms out there think: This is the summer! well have a plan and keep it! will spend all the quality and quantity time! we’ll make homemade ice cream and snuggle and catch frogs. Our first summer day has been great. Better than… Continue reading Lazy days?
There is nothing like the exhaustion after a summer’s day. That bone weary, eye drooping, slightly sun burnt nose With a sprinkle of freckles across the nose. Ice cream melting from a cone onto fingers That are sticky and sweet. A campfire roast with marshmallows on fire And smoke blowing every which way Causing campfire… Continue reading Ode to Summer
Other Five Minute Fridays I’ll admit when I saw “future” as today’s word, I was like, “I have written about this a million times.” Which I have. But today when I was going through my soon to be middle schoolers back pack and surrounded by all my kid’s school projects and pictures, I got a… Continue reading Five Minute Friday: Future
Today is Wednesday but in true “Write it out” fashion, I’m writing about what I want to write about. And that is 5K4RJ. My brother in law, Jordan created this 5K in honor of his brother, Ryan, who passed away from at stroke at age 30. He started it last year and it has grown… Continue reading 5K4RJ
Other Mother Mondays I have been on a slight break from my Other Mother Mondays because we were out of town. Besides that I have been tired and it’s hard to do wonderful ladies justice when you’re tired. But it’s happening tonight! Tonight’s Mother is my mother in law, Candy. I have a mother. Her… Continue reading Other Mothers Monday: Candy