Some outfits are bright, others pastel, many are a somber black or gray. All of them could do with a little pop of color! What is a ‘pop of color’? Here is a quote from one of our favorite designers, Kate Spade of New York, in their book entitled Things We Love. “A pop of… Continue reading A Pop of Color!
We wanted to share a few of our favorite things with you! This month is all about cosmetics and beauty! Something we both LOVE! Here are some tried and true items you might like to try. We are both in love with this eye shadow palette by Urban Decay. They have a line of NAKED… Continue reading Our Favorite Things!
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.