Muffins, no I mean waffles

This morning my hubby wanted waffles and I was simply not into the whole "make from scratch" mood. Today I was in a "quick, get it on the table" mood. I grabbed a pouch of Martha White strawberry muffin mix. I added the required half cup of milk, but I decided to add an egg… Continue reading Muffins, no I mean waffles

Cooking, Homeschooling

Canning Apple Sauce

Yesterday when I was grocery shopping I picked up a bag of apples that were marked down. I decided to buy them and just make an apple pie for dinner. Of course I got busy and we didn't have apple pie for dessert. This morning, as my daughter was doing her IEW writing work, I… Continue reading Canning Apple Sauce

Cooking, Home, Uncategorized

Pumpkin Spice Latte

Dear Friends, I'm not sure if you are like me, but the first sign of fall and I want me some pumpkin_______. Yes, it's a blank. I like pumpkin pie, pumpkin bread, pumpkin bars and I absolutely love pumpkin coffee. I know it's sad, but even the kind that's in the powdered form from a… Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Latte

Cooking, Homeschooling

LLLOOOVVVEEE crock pot cooking

I LOVE crock pot cooking. My 17-year-old plays for our local home school football team. Since, we live about 45 minutes from the closest town that provides competitive sports for home school students, we are on the road many days per week for practices or games. So, I pulled out my old crock pot and started searching for… Continue reading LLLOOOVVVEEE crock pot cooking


Seeds are Everywhere

My 10 year old daughter is doing Apologia botany this year for her Science work. We are learning more about seeds than I ever thought we would. I never really thought about it, but no two seeds are alike. Last year we went to Space Center Houston and they gave us some Cinnamon Basil seeds that… Continue reading Seeds are Everywhere