While watching one of my new, favorite Food Network shows this weekend, I was delightfully reminded of a breakfast treat that I was introduced to by a family friend YEARS ago!!! I remember, at the time of my introduction to this breakfast item, being amused not only by the name of the dish, but also … Continue reading …Inspiration from "The Pioneer Woman"!
Another CRAZY Winter in Texas!!! We just had a VERY cold week this last week….this is very unusual for our location, as we do not see that type of precipitation very often. I am reminded that about a week ago, we had a cold front/rain roll into town and I heard thunder and saw lightening … Continue reading "Snow Blessings"
Our 1st and 2nd SNOW!!! Amanda’s GLASSES!! Business/Fun Vegas Trip CHALLENGE Day for Special Olympics! CHEER Tryouts!!! Meeting Mr. President! Light it up BLUE!!! Autism Awareness! PROM! 8th Grade Awards Ceremony Heritage CHEER Camp 20th Anniversary Family Celebration Vegas Trip Losing Maw Maw.. The Summer The FARM THE 1st “Wallace Tractor” Work on the Farm….done … Continue reading "The Year in Pics:)"
It was GRAND to me and many more! Literally…out of the two children that she raised, she was given eight more to love. That number grew in time to a number that is still growing! As I am sure each of her GRAND’s are doing tonight, I am remembering with tears and smiles all of … Continue reading "This Hand"
We recently took a trip to the beach and my girls LOVE just walking on the sand and feeling the waves!!! Amanda’s favorite thing to do is find seashells….well, this trip was no different!!She never ceases to amaze me…In her mind, there is a rhyme and reason for the seashells that she chose to keep … Continue reading "A penny for your thoughts…a seashell for your dreams.."
“Gluten Free Chocolate Chip and Oatmeal Cookies” 1 box of Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix 1 egg 1/2 cup (No-Sugar Added Applesauce) 1 cup of Gluten Free Rolled Oats 1 tsp. Gluten Free Vanilla Extract Mix all the ingredients together as the directions request on the back of the box. (Note: the box directions … Continue reading Near and Dear to Her Heart…..
Every year, I forget how busy the end of the school year can be!!!! I am so thrilled to know that we managed another hectic May with lots of events and milestones behind us! A month that is filled with anticipation and excitement for the upcoming summer…parties and awards to celebrate our school year….tying up … Continue reading The Blessings of TODAY!!!
Okay, we all have heard of the movie “Happy Feet”, but this past week, I certainly witnessed the real meaning of “Happy Feet”!!! Our local school was lucky enough to have been chosen to host the Exceptional Prom for the special needs students around our area. You could not even begin to imagine the joy … Continue reading "Happy Feet"
Seems like forever since I’ve posted!!! Sorry….but these past couple of weeks have been a definite blur!!! So much to do and so little time to do it!!! Finding time to blog has been pushed aside by other events taking place these days!!! I’m sure that most of you can relate….especially if your a mom, … Continue reading "A Lesson Learned"
“Blue Friends” April 2nd was National Autism Awareness Day…and we chose to help shine a “LIGHT” on Autism and the Spectrum and by honoring our daughter/sister/friend by joining in the fun with many supporters of the cause!! From dressing in blue to gluten/free “blue” pancakes, blue pedicures, blue flowers and picture backgrounds, blue-plated sushi lunch… … Continue reading "It’s All About The Blue"