Summer Grilling

Frito Salad, Grilled Sweet Corn Lemon Grilled Zucchini Brown Sugar Honey Grilled Peaches Apple Cider Pork Chops Apple Cider Pork Chops found HERE Frito Corn Salad found HERE Lemon Grilled Garlic Zucchini found HERE Brown Sugar Honey Grilled Peaches found HERE   Another wonderful grilled item I am in love with is a blackberry, bacon and swiss grilled cheese. Not your typical grilled cheese and oh my is it yummy! …

Summer, Pool, Kids OH MY!

We are now headed into our second month of summer holiday for the kids. The great pool adventures have turned in to the water logs of days spent outside splashing and playing in the pool. We have thoroughly enjoyed our outside pool time. I’m actually getting a tan, and exercise that makes me feel better and more energized through the days. I can definitely tell the difference when I swim …

The Great Pool Adventure

It began on a rather hot day last summer. We had a pool, a nice above ground pool that we loved. But a friend offered a trade, a very good trade, for his much larger and better pool. So we took the offer. Thomas and Korbin went to the friend’s house and tore down the pool, it was poorly cared for, and packed it up in the truck and on …

What every chronic pain fighter wants you to know.

Chronic pain is not a very easy issue to live with for the fighter or the family and friends. Chances are you know someone who deals with chronic pain. I’m not talking about some arthritis now and then that plays up with weather or a migraine that comes once in a while. I am talking about a person that lives in pain. I am one of those people. I have …

K1, P2, Knitting Adventures

I am very new to knitting. I was very happy to find these amazing tutorials on YouTube, link in credits below. I love how she reminds everyone that they will find their own way to hold the needles, their own technique while knitting and so forth.  Most of the tutorials I watched last year when I gave knitting a go were so snobby. “You must do it this way or …

New Look

After spending all day working on my blog I am finally satisfied that it looks the way I want it to! Now it is time for me to rest my poor eyes and give my brain a break. Have a wonderful evening/night and remember to be kind to each other. A huge thank you to everyone on my FB that allowed me to open up about things that took place …

Human Awareness

So much stress, so much drama and a lot of hurt feelings in the last few months.  The endometriosis awareness community on Facebook had some major blow ups, some bullying, and a lot of harassment.  I finally ended up leaving the groups that were having so many issues. Later I moved on to start my own support group, I invited only the ladies I trusted the most, and knew were …