A lot of you have been asking how to get started with couponing. I thought I would address it as a new post so everyone could get an idea. I started using coupons early 2011 after we bought our first house. For just the two of us I was spending upwards of $400 a month on groceries. It wasn't even like we were eating healthy or organic food either! I was just getting into cooking and trying new recipes. We were getting married that year and my husband ... Read More about What’s All This Couponing Business About?
As some of you may know, and I have made mention here a time or 2, we live with a very special kitty named Roxy. Roxy has Cerebellar Hypoplasia (CH). This means that her Cerebellum, the part of the brain that controls fine motor skills, was never fully developed. Because of this, Roxy has a difficult time standing, walking, playing, and eating. Before you say--"then what kind of life does she have?!"--Roxy is the happiest, sweetest, most appreciative cat I have ever ... Read More about Our Cat with Cerebellar Hypoplasia
Join me in a new series titled "I Made it from Pinterest" where I make an entire menu from recipes I find on Pinterest. Whether it's something that I've never made in my life, or a common recipe with a new twist, I'll show you step by step how I do it, and, of course, include the original recipes. I'm so excited for this new series! If you know me, you know I love to cook and try new recipes so what better way to do this? After all, I already spend HOURS on Pinterest ... Read More about I Made it From Pinterest
Spring is definitely here in the Austin area! When my mom was visiting a couple of weeks ago, we visited the botanical gardens. There were a few things blooming, but not many. I may just have to go back next weekend just to see how much more is in bloom. I can tell how much greener things have become just from our walk we went on last night. I also picked some wild flowers too just to add some color to the house. Primroses and Spider Wart flowers. Pretty! Now if I can just find some ... Read More about Spring is Here! An Update on my Seedlings and Container Garden
A friend told me about these Homemade Sweet Potato Dog Chews she had found online and said how much her dog had LOVED them, so I decided to give them a try yesterday. Turns out, I had pinned a recipe like it from Pinterest awhile back! You can check out the recipe HERE. You can also find some other cool homemade dog treats on their blog as well! Before I show you how I made these, let me just mention, Delilah hardly ever gets treats. If she does, it's a bag of high quality stuff that I ... Read More about Homemade Sweet Potato Dog Chews