Advent With Your Kids

Fun ideas of stuff to do with your kids during Advent.


Kris’s Top 11 Grocery Savers

This week's Top 10 (er, make that 11), by Kristen Pauls For the week of Wed. Oct. 28th--Tue. Nov. 3rd.    @ Albertsons 1) Farmer John Boneless Pork Loin Roast, 1.99 lb. 2) Kellogg's Cereal. $1.88 (If you are looking for low sugar options, Corn Flakes, Rice Crispies, and Crispix are good.) 3) On Thurs., with the … Continue reading Kris’s Top 11 Grocery Savers

Applesauce Bran Muffins

APPLESAUCE BRAN MUFFINS This recipe makes 12 large muffins. Please note that it uses two different kinds of cereal, Kellogg's 100% Bran Cereal and Kellogg's All Bran. 1 Cup Kelloggs 100% bran cereal mixed well with 1 cup milk, 1 Egg beaten into mix w/fork, 1/4 cup brown sugar, well packed, and  3 Tbs oil. When … Continue reading Applesauce Bran Muffins

Capturing Life Through Words and Photos

"The main concept is this: capturing life through words and photos doing something creative with that documentation. For me it also extends beyond scrapbooking - I want to live my life in a creative manner. I believe that our own personal 'art' can be the way in which we choose to live our lives." --Ali Edwards … Continue reading Capturing Life Through Words and Photos

Mayo Jar and 2 beers

When things in your life seem almost too much to handle, when 24 hours in a day are not enough, remember the mayonnaise jar and the 2 Beers..... A professor stood before his philosophy class and had some items in front of him. When the class began, he wordlessly picked up a very large and … Continue reading Mayo Jar and 2 beers

A Card Shop you’ll want to see!

Hi there girls ... we all need a little extra income these days and I've ventured out in a couple of areas.  One is my card shop ...  I sell specially made photography cards of local scenery at   There are a couple of other items there as well and there will be more in … Continue reading A Card Shop you’ll want to see!