Archive for August, 2013

Military Monday: Livin’ Easy

It’s Military Monday time!  Head over to Eights on the Move and check out what other mil spouses have to say about our topic of the week. The topic of the week is Livin’ Easy. Do you live on base/post/fort or away from the military world?  What factors did you consider when deciding where you […]

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Black Bean Tacos

  This recipe is adapted from AllRecipes.com Black Bean Tacos. Ingredients – 1 Tbsp olive oil – 1 small onion, chopped – 1 (15 oz) can black beans, drained and rinsed – 1/2 cup salsa – 1/2 tsp garlic powder – 1/2 tsp cumin – 1/2 tsp chili powder – 2 Tbsp cilantro Heat olive […]

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Military Monday: Pack It Up!

Ashley, a fellow military spouse blogger at Eights on the Move, is hosting Military Mondays!  I’ve been so busy with visitors and visiting these past few weeks that this is the first Monday I’ve been able to participate.   This week’s topic is packing – what experiences have you had packing for a move?  What […]

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Cars Birthday Party

Last weekend, Minnesota BFF Sara staged an amazing third birthday party for her youngest, Emmett.  I was able to attend and had to share some pics from the day.  Sara claimed this was a “small-scale” party, but it puts most kids’ parties to shame. (I’m trying a new method for the photos. You can either […]

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Mom Time

Mom flew out for a summer visit (July 16-25), and we were busy with lots of different fun things, projects, and a few chores.  The tradition of Mom washing our windows continued, but I was busy weeding while she did it, so no pictures this year.  A virtual scrapbook of our fun: We made Grandma’s […]

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