Stremicks Heritage Foods Organic Milk Winners

Thanks to Stremicks Heritage Foods for hosting such a winter storm of organic milk giveaways. Cool, white, and refreshing — great words to describe this wholesome product. Congratulations to the latest winners: Christina of VenturaChristina of San Luis ObispoHeather of RiversideKarimey of TroyIf you didn’t win, make sure you print off a few coupons, so […]

Queen of the Castle Winner!

Thanks for participating in the Queen of the Castle giveaway. The winner, chosen at random, will win a copy of Queen of the Castle: 52 Weeks of Encouragement for the Uninspired, Domestically Challenged or Just Plain Tired Homemaker by Lynn Bowen Walker. It is a great resource, so if you didn’t win, run to Amazon […]

God Loves Us: He Made Milk

Yesterday morning we woke to rain, rain, rain. There was even some hail in our little neck of the woods. And if that wasn’t enough, FishPapa had to scrape ice off the windshield this morning — with a plastic sand shovel! Our ice scraper which we thought we would never use again is hidden in […]

Have a Cup – It’s On Me

The excitement just never ends — there are all sorts of fun and prizes around here. And more coming up. In recent weeks I’ve given up the bingo cage and drawing names out of a hat. Instead, winners have been chosen randomly by Random.Org. If you see your name as a winner, please contact me […]

Birthday Cakes, Aprons, and Oven Mitts – Oh My!

Thank you so much for making the Birthday Cake Round Up a screaming success. I appreciate how you all participated and spread the word to friends and family. I hope that you are freshly inspired and encouraged to bake your own the next time a celebration rolls around. For your bday cake participation ShoestringHome sponsored […]

YOU are the Queen of Your Castle

Updated: This contest is now closed. 2/11/09 No matter where you spend your days, you are the queen of your castle. And as such, it behooves you to know what you can do to make your home a happy, healthy, welcoming place to be. One way is to have a good attitude. And this book, […]

Milk: It’s Not Just for Drinking

Saturday I had a MOM’s morning out. My friend Erin and I met at Panera for an early lunch. FishBaby accompanied us and attracted the attention of everyone nearby -she’s so cute! But, otherwise, it was a kid-free time. I’m not one to run from my children every chance I get, but it was nice […]

What’s Your Question for Me?

Just for fun, I am sponsoring my own giveaway. Ask me all those burning questions you have, anything you’ve ever wanted to know about little ole me, raising a large family, homeschooling, or home management in general. Not that I have all the answers, but I’ll sure try. Fill in the form below for a […]