Blogging · photography

Front Porch Bliss Photo Challenge

Join me on a daily photo challenge for the month of July! Do you wish you took more photos?  Looking to learn more about your camera?  Need some photography inspiration?  Join the Front Porch Bliss July Photo Challenge! There is only one rule:  your photos must be newly taken. Themes & ideas will be discussed…… Continue reading Front Porch Bliss Photo Challenge

Crockpot · Dinner · Recipes

Crockpot Beef Stroganoff

Today’s recipe is by far our favorite crockpot meal.  It’s pretty economical, easy to put together, and tastes amazing!  I am not sure of the original source, but I believe it was over on one of my favorite recipe sites:  A friend of mine gave me it a few years ago, and I bet…… Continue reading Crockpot Beef Stroganoff

Crockpot · Dinner · Recipes

Mommy’s Saucy Chicken

Yesterday was mommy day.  Not the actual mothers day, but mommy day.  My husband offered to spend the day with our son while I headed out of town to get my hair done and enjoy some shopping and lunch with a friend.  A day to myself, this was a huge deal.  My son is almost…… Continue reading Mommy’s Saucy Chicken


My son’s picky eating habits are MY fault!

I admit it-my one year old son was becoming a picky eater.  The worst part, I believe it was all my fault. I tried feeding him a banana.  He squished it between his fingers and threw it on the floor. We attempted avocado pieces, he squished these and spread them everywhere.  I tried peas.  He…… Continue reading My son’s picky eating habits are MY fault!

family · home school · Homestead

Book Walk

It is officially summer!  Thankfully, it is also the first day in a while that is cool enough to spend some time outdoors.  So, today, we headed over to a local park for a walk.  The Sterling Colorado library has created a Story Walk in the park. “StoryWalk® is a fun, educational activity that places a…… Continue reading Book Walk