Author: Holly

Summer Reading Log

Summer Reading Log

I have my kids reading this summer.  We love to go to the library and they enjoy picking out the books they want to read.  I’m always putting some back because they have about...

Accepting your family is complete

Accepting Your Family Is Complete

I have 3 kids and always thought it would be 4; however, after my daughter was born I felt like our family was complete.  We had 2 boys and now our little girl.  My husband and I both...

"It's not fair, Mom!" Don't let your kids make you feel guilty.

“It’s not fair, Mom”

My husband and I are raising our kids the best we can. My boys are getting to the age where I hear, “It’s not fair!” all the time.  When kids are little, they think...

Don't you love chunky salsa? It's so easy to make and this recipe is great because it's less than five minutes! Perfect for when you're busy!

5 Minute Chunky Salsa

My daughter is having a busy week, she’s turning 5 and graduating from preschool. I am so excited for her.

It's drives me crazy when I hear "I'm bored.". Here's a little motivation for you to help your kids move on and do something.

How to help kids when they’re bored

Have you ever heard the saying that only dull people get bored? I’m not sure if I agree with that, but I have been hearing my kids say they are bored a lot lately and it drives me crazy.

Organize your small laundry room

Organize your small laundry room

My laundry room isn’t really a room, I call in my laundry closet. There isn’t much room and I only have one shelf for storage.

Recycled Jeans Simple Sewing Project

Recycled Jeans Simple Sewing Project

If you are a regular reader of my blog you’ll remember that all my kids jeans have holes in them, read here.  I saved them because I wanted to do something with them, but...

Are you looking how to freeze strawberries? You are in the right spot. You can have fresh and delicious strawberries all year long.

How to freeze strawberries

Strawberry season is here in North Carolina! We’ve been to the farm once already and I’m sure we’ll go back a few times. We live near the strawberry patch and we watch and wait all year for the little trailer to let us know it’s time to start picking.