January 27, 2018 at 11:57PM

My sweet husband. While most of us are closing our eyes to sleep at night, he’s running off to help someone’s mom, dad, brother, sister, uncle, aunt, daughter, son. He is the doctor you want. He thinks constantly, he feels deeply and is very good at what he does. I’m so proud of the difference […]

January 27, 2018 at 03:12PM

Hey people, I have a male friend who would love to find a great gal and I like that he’s being proactive. Here is his short description: “A woman who has integrity, isn’t a cheater, can compete with my coffee intake, isn’t a crazy cat lady, will let me cook for her often, eats dark […]

Katie's Chili

Katie’s Chili

It was Halloween day and on a spontaneous trip, I took the boys up to see a dear friend of mine, Shannon Brenneman. She and her daughter Anna were in town visiting her family in Prescott and so the boys and I made a day of it. We went trick-or-treating at a little community event […]

One-pan French Onion Chicken (Soup)

One-pan French Onion Chicken (Soup)

I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking, “This recipe sounds like a hot mess.” You’d only be partially right. It’s an amazing, delicious hot mess. And Dave just loves French Onion Soup. But mama ain’t got time for the time it takes to traditionally make it. I ran across this recipe and it’s a one […]

January 15, 2018 at 09:50PM

I slide into the driver’s seat after wrangling the pre-nap trio into their car seats. I deftly conceal my “precious” in the door well. We get on the road and I stop at a red light. Sam (who is turned around and can’t see anything): “Mom, what are you doing?” Me: “Nothing, I’m driving.” Sam: […]

January 10, 2018 at 07:00PM

Tonight’s saga: Josh: “Mom! Why haven’t you made me dinner yet?” Me: “What are you talking about? You make me some dinner.” Him: “NO! THAT’S NOT THE WAY IT WORKS!” ME: “I’m hungry. You go make me some dinner.” Him: “MOMMMMM!!!!! WHEN YOU MAKE ME DINNER IT MAKES JOSHUA FEEL HAPPY!” Welp, he’s screaming, but […]