Here I Am Again! (Where I’ve Been and Where I Want to Go)

Hello my friends.  Here I am again with an apology and explanation as to why I’ve been absent for so long. It seems to be a recurring theme with me. I can’t say that I’m very proud of it. I said to myself the other day (because I do talk to myself sometimes), “You haven’t written anything for your blog in about three months.” Wrong. When I finally logged in, it had been since February. Wow. I’m way behind. Here’s {Read More}

Quick and Easy Ham Salad Spread

*This post contains affiliate links. There is no obligation to visit these links or to make any sort of a purchase from them!*   In the South, I’m pretty sure everything is a salad or a casserole. Whether it has vegetables or not, if we can mix it up and spread it on something, it’s a salad! Ham salad is one of those things that you either love or hate. I don’t think there is much of an in between. {Read More}

Discipline, Respect, & Expectations: Three Things Kids Need In This Crazy World Today

Today we are going to talk about children, discipline, respect, and expectations. First let me say, my heart goes out to every victim, every loved one, and every first responder who was involved in the recent school shootings. There are no words that can truly ease the pain of what these people have gone and are still going through. Because of these recent tragedies, there have been a rash of threats made toward grade schools, middle schools, and high schools {Read More}