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Crockpot Chicken Tacos

Crockpot Chicken Tacos

  In my quest to find simple, great tasting, good-for-you meals for my family, I have come across many duds. But this one, people, is a WINNER. 3 ingredient shredded chicken tacos….so good! Here is what you will need: 6 skinless boneless chicken breasts 1 jar restaurant-style salsa 1 pack taco seasoning. And your crockpot. […]

The (NOT) IUD Blues

The (NOT) IUD Blues

I chickened out, canceled my appointment for placing Paraguard, and bought a basal thermometer. I felt loads better the moment that I decided to cancel my IUD appointment and I swear that the anxiety about it melted off of me. But now… My temperature chart is so wacky. Up and down, no “normal” rise and […]

Home Remedies to Boost Your Immune System Naturally

Home Remedies to Boost Your Immune System Naturally

  Sick babies are the saddest! We are right in the middle of cold and flu season, and having four little ones, we really suffer when sickness runs through our house. It’s awful when we are all sick at once, as there is not much worse than having to take care of sick babies while […]

A small Christmas

A small Christmas

My kids didn’t get a BUNCH of presents for Christmas. I am so thankful for that. From Santa: a wooden rocking horse and a stocking full of small toys, socks, toothbrushes and snacks. From grandparents: a wooden kitchen, a wooden tool bench, a set of chairs and a table, a fisher price remote control toy […]

F.R.I.E.N.D.S

F.R.I.E.N.D.S

This past weekend I was able to spend a sorta-surprise, pre-MommyCon weekend with my blogging sister Xza. Her hubby is a huge Bears fan and since they were playing the Cardinals Sunday they re-routed their original Cali trip for a pit-stop in Phoenix. Logan even got spoiled with seats to the game and a new […]

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

Christmas is such a busy time of year. This year felt especially busy. Between the blog, Christmas shopping, crafting, making homemade gifts, homeschooling, MommyCon/Las Vegas coming up, and just regular housework, life has been a blur. I have been so focused on my to-do lists that I felt inconvenienced by the fun parts of the […]

The Best Gift – Received and Giving

The Best Gift – Received and Giving

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Alyssa- The best gift I’ve ever received is pretty much a toss up.  Last year my mother in law bought me all kinds of orange stuff…including an entire set of ORANGE fiestaware dishes which I LOVE and a new stand mixer when my old one pooped out on me.  My Best Friend also knows me […]