Christmas Wishes from the Fishes

May all your Christmas celebrations be merry and bright!

MOM Deal: Get an Entertainment Book for $19.99 Shipped!

As you may know, we’re So Cal kids who moved to the Mid-West for 5 years. One of the nicest Christmas gifts that we received that first winter in Kansas City was an Entertainment Book. I confess I was super skeptical about it. But, it proved to be such a wonderful way not only to […]

Christmas Tour of My Home

This year as with all years previous I envisioned an immaculate, perfectly decorated home at Christmas. Beautiful wreaths, wonderfully arranged tchotchkes (def#2), chestnuts roasting on the open fire; Jack frost nipping at my nose; you know the story…. And then I woke up and smelled the coffee. There are just a few things to get in […]

Hear Ye! Hear Ye! It’s Cold Here!

Now that I’ve got your attention… I thought I would draw it toward a few little announcements. Nothing major. Just things I thought you might want to know. URS this week is Quick Winter Dinners. Yes, having a freezer full is nice. But, we can’t all do that all of the time. So, having a […]

Another Giveaway: ShopAtHome $100 Gift Card

Pop over to my giveaway page and enter to win a sweet prize from ShopAtHome.

Free Batteries! Pay Just a Wee Bit of Tax

Last December there were great deals on batteries that I did not take advantage of. And I regretted it. This year? No, ma’am. Not gonna do it. Wouldn’t be prudent…. to let free batteries slip through my fingers. Thanks to a head’s up from Money Saving Mom, my husband will be picking up 40 free […]

Vote for Me! {Shameless Plea}

You would want to know if I’d been nominated for a blogging award, right? Well, I was. I am. I is! Pop over to the Homeschool Post and Get Your Vote On! I’ve been nominated for Best “Live What You Believe” Homeschool Blog. It’s an honor to be nominated. I find myself in the company of […]

Win a Copy of Susan Branch’s Book, Autumn Giveaway Closed

If you read yesterday’s review, you know that I am a BigTime Fan of Susan Branch. So, you’ll understand how fun it is to be giving away her book, Autumn, on my site this week. One lucky reader will receive a copy of this beautiful book. It is chock-full of beautiful drawings and delicious recipes. […]