As I ponder spring, and as I watch beautiful flowers and plants emerge from the cold, lifeless ground, I can’t help but think of Jesus.
We recently went on our honeymoon, a 2-week whirlwind adventure through Italy and France. We saw almost everything we had planned to, although not quite enough to deter us from wanting to return. 😉 Since we have gotten back there have been all he usual questions of what we did, ate, and saw. More… Continue reading How we Traveled for 2 Weeks in Europe for less than $4,000 (For EVERYTHING)
With summer and it’s holidays coming, we are thinking of family get togethers, bbqs and cool treats! This is a sure to please family fave of ours! Cold soft vanilla with a hint of lemon. This is the real deal. We have been making this recipe for 3 generations in our family now. It is old-fashioned… Continue reading Home-Made Vanilla Ice Cream
Pico De Gallo is super easy and delicious! A 4 ingredient salsa to top tacos, and goes well with any Mexican food dish. 5 ripe roma tomatoes, 1 sweet onion, 1 bunch of cilantro and 1 lime or lime juice Dice tomatoes into very small pieces, removing seeds. Finely dice sweet onion. Wash cilantro, remove… Continue reading Fresh Pico DE Gallo
Being a fulltime caregiver for an elderly loved one can be difficult. Exhausting. Frustrating. Emotional. It also can be sweet. Humbling. Rewarding. I have learned that support for those caregivers is so needed. It can be lonely and ever so much time consuming. Energy consuming. 20 years ago I watched my saint of a mother… Continue reading 10 activities to do with the Elderly and homebound.