• We will teach you the 12 basic rules when using a clothesline. Hanging your clothes. #hangingclothes #clothesline #howtohangclothes
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    12 Basic Rules When Using A Clothesline

    TweetSharePin11Share11 SharesRemember when everyone had a clothesline in their back yard? When everyone hung their clothes? Everything that’s old is new again! We will give you the basic rules for using a clothesline and how to hang your clothes for the best results. We have one and even the kids hang their clothes out on it. I had a neighbor stop by last Summer and ask if we were having “financial troubles”. I could tell how much courage it had taken her to ask the question. She was not being nosy but was seriously concerned. I was a bit surprised but said “no, why do you ask”. She said that…

  • A Valentine's Day Fairytale is a heartwarming true story of adoption. #adoption #valentinesday
    Children,  Holidays,  Valentine's Day

    A Valentine’s Day Fairytale About Adoption

    TweetSharePin7Share18 SharesA Valentine’s Day Fairytale – A Story About Adoption (My adoption) Once upon a time, a long long time ago (1966 to be exact) in a land far far away (Alamaba) lived Marilou and Dick. They had so much love to give and wanted to share that love with a child. As sometimes happens, things did not work out exactly as planned, so they decided to adopt a baby. They went to the Nuns at Catholic Charities to start the process. They explained to the Nuns that they were wanting a healthy, infant that was a boy and they were going to name him Brett… They went back home and waited….…

  • we have given you the recipe for 6 soups that will definitely give you that warm cozy happy feeling inside. Homemade Chicken Soup, Instant Pot Split Pea and Ham Soup, Vegetable Soup, Better Than Olive Garden Pasta Fagioli, Cheddar Bacon Ranch Potato Chicken Chowder #soup #soups #instantpot #crockpot #slowcooker
    Soups and Salads

    6 Soup Recipes To Warm You Up

    TweetSharePin52Share52 SharesThese 6 soup recipes will warm you up from the inside out. Looking For Something Delicious To Warm You Up On A Cold Day? We Have You Covered On a cold Fall or Winter’s day, there’s nothing better than a delicious, warm bowl of soup to warm you up from the inside out. Below, we have gathered for you the recipe for 6 soups that will definitely give you that warm cozy happy feeling inside. Enjoy!! Homemade Chicken Soup ​This soup is so easy to make. It will taste like you had it cooking all day. Warms the heart & the soul (& the body). ​ ​ Better Than…

  • Life's Little Instructions is a short list of suggestions to help improve your life as well as the lives of others. #yourbestlife
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    Life’s Little Instructions

    TweetSharePin38Share38 SharesLife’s Little Instructions is a short list of suggestions to help improve your life as well as the lives of others. Sing in the shower. Treat everyone you meet like you would want to be treated. Watch a sunrise at least once this year. Leave the toilet seat in the down position. Never refuse homemade brownies or biscuits. Strive for excellence, not perfection. Plant a tree on your birthday. Learn three clean jokes. Return borrowed vehicles with the gas tank full. Compliment three people every day. Never waste an opportunity to tell someone you love them. Leave everything a little better than you found it. Keep it simple. Think…

  • My Favorite Christmas Story
    Christmas,  Family

    My Favorite Christmas Story

    TweetSharePin6Share6 SharesMy Favorite Christmas Story is a peek into Christmas at my home with my family and the wonderful story that has come out of it. A story that will now be read every Christmas. Like most everyone else, things have been a bit tight for my husband and me this year. This is one of the reasons I asked him for a Christmas gift that was from his heart. Well, he did not disappoint! I slowly opened the last present of Christmas, curious as to what it was. Inside I found a frame with green construction paper inside. My daughter, son-in-law, grandson, and husband all watched on as I…

  • Lemon Cream Mushrooms are easy, creamy, decadent and delicious. This vegetable side dish is a great holiday dinner recipe #christmasdinner #christmasrecipes #holidayrecipe #Easter #thanksgiving #newyears
    Christmas,  Easter,  Recipes,  Side Dishes,  Thanksgiving

    Lemon Cream Mushrooms

    TweetSharePin14Share14 SharesThese Lemon Cream Mushrooms are perfect for dinner parties, holiday parties or any special occasion. Easy, Creamy, Decadent and Delicious! The first time I ever had these lemon cream mushrooms was at Thanksgiving dinner at Darleen’s house in Denver. For those that don’t know, she is a very special woman who was previously my Mother-In-Law. We still remain close and I love her dearly. Anyways, these mushrooms absolutely blew me away. I had never tasted anything so delicious. Thankfully, Darleen gave me the recipe and now I am sharing it with you. These really are very easy. When you make the full recipe, you cook them in two batches.…

  • The 10 best things you can do to finish off the year & prepare for the next. Deal with the past to be able to move forward into the next year! New Years | New Years Resolution | #NewYears
    Life Lessons,  New Years

    The 10 Best Ways To Finish Off The Year

    TweetSharePin28Share331 SharesEvery year we most of us sit around making New Year Resolutions. How many of us actually think about the best way to finish off the year? Here are a list of 10 things you can do to finish off the year and prepare for the next. List 10 Accomplishments of the year – It has been a long year of hard work (Ok, so it has actually been the same length as other years but some years just feel longer don’t ya think?) Take a few moments to sit down and list out 10 things that you were able to accomplish this year. Whether it was battling an…

  • Christmas,  Dessert

    Rocky Road Candy

    TweetSharePin11Share11 SharesRocky Road Candy is loaded with chocolate, peanut butter, marshmallows, and peanuts. What could be better than that? This recipe has been passed down through the generations of our family. Rocky Road Candy is the thing that all of my grown children beg for me to send to them for Christmas. It really is addictive Ha! This is such a simple recipe it’s hard to believe that it is so rich and delicious. In a large pot add the chocolate chips, butterscotch chips and peanut butter. Make sure you are using real semi-sweet chocolate chips. Those imitation ones may be ok for cookies but not for these. (Let’s face…