Bean and Brown Rice Casserole
Ingredients 2 cups brown rice 1 can Red Kidney Beans (drained and rinsed) 1 can White Navy Beans (drained and rinsed) 1 can Pinto Beans (drained and rinsed) 1 medium onion (chopped) 2 medium tomatoes (chopped) 1 cup frozen corn 1 cup frozen peas 2 TBS Olive Oil 3½ cups […]

Bean and Brown Rice Casserole {Meatless Monday}


Cupcake 10 comments
1. Today we were finally able to celebrate Miss 15’s birthday.  We had cupcakes and ice cream. Her mother lacks creativity and baking skills so we ate store~bought cupcakes. 2. Thursday morning the kids came running into the house screaming and whooping “School is cancelled! School is cancelled!” So I […]

Random Saturday


Snow Covered Plant 10 comments
Yesterday we had our first big~shut~the~school’s~down~we~can’t~survive~this snow. I think it totaled about .25 inches but it made for a beautiful picture. I’m linking up Misty and Kim with for Shoot. Edit. Submit.

Snow Cover {Shoot. Edit. Submit.}



Shelby & Kelly 22 comments
I big puffy heart fresh fruits and vegetables. Seriously, nothing compares to fresh produce. Especially produce from a locally owned store. So I was beyond thrilled when I discovered Pioneer Market Fruits & Vegetables just down the street from my house. The first time I went in, I was little […]

Pioneer Market Fruits & Vegetables {This or That Thursday}


Word Filled Wednesday 6 comments
And it was good. For the past few days, God has been dealing with me about the power of the tongue (truth be told, He’s been dealing with me and this issue for more than a few days) but the other day, it finally hit me… Genesis 1:3 says that […]

And It Was Good {Word Filled Wednesday}


Strangers 4 comments
Since moving from our home in Pennsylvania to Missouri, whenever my daughter and I get a chance to explore our new surrounds, we do. We discovered a fruit and vegetable store run by a local family that’s just down the street from our house. The two ladies are the store […]

Tell a Stranger’s Story {Project52.org Assignment 2}



Holy Bible 2 comments
Remember when you were a kid and you used to play “Tag”? So. Much. Fun. Well, now I’m playing the grown~up bloggy version of “Tag”. Someone tags you and then you have to answer a series of questions and then tag other folks. Unlike in elementary school, I’ve been tagged […]

Tag! I’m It



Birthday Girl 12 comments
1. My baby is 15 today. My plan was to ignore her until the exact time of her birth, except no one can remember what time she was born. I remember 2 things from that day: Yelling “Get it out of me!” Obviously, no drugs were involved in the delivery […]

Random Saturday and a Winner