Clear the Clutter Challenge Day 27: Fridge & Freezer Clean Out!

We are getting closer and closer to the end of our 30 Day Challenge!  Challenge Day 27 is all about that dreaded refrigerator and freezer.  You all know what I’m talking about.  We not only have to clean it out, we might even have to defrost it.  Yay. This post contains an affiliate link.  That One Mom is an Amazon Affiliate and as always, you are under no obligation to click on the link or make a purchase.  Also as {Read More}

No Bread In the Basket: One Family’s Tale of Survival Without Snow Day French Toast

  There are some things that everyone should know about me.  One of those is:  I don’t panic at the thought of being snowed in.  At least, not as long as there is electricity or some sort of heat source.  And running out of food is not usually an option here.  Despite how many times my children utter the words, “we have nothing to eat,” there is always something to eat. However, after the Thanksgiving/Christmas/New Year’s holidays, the pickings were {Read More}

It’s Almost Fall Y’all!!

This weather is killing me.  It’s gloomy and rainy and we haven’t had a full week of sunshine in I-don’t-know-when!  We’ve had so much rain that I’ve noticed there are little bits of mildew on the porch siding and I just washed that thing in May.  I’m really not excited about having to do it again. But I will add it to my growing list of things to do, because I am excited about decorating my porch this year.  I {Read More}

With This Ring…Twenty Things To Know About Marriage

With This Ring…Twenty Things To Know About Marriage  I have been married for a long time (eighteen years to be exact).  Sometimes it seems like we’ve only just started our lives together and sometimes it seems like we’ve been together for centuries.  And in Hollywood years, we probably have been!! The months of April through July seem to be rife with romance.  And just judging from the people I know, late spring and early summer are VERY popular months for {Read More}