Easy Appetizer

Are you hosting family or throwing a party for the holiday season?  May I suggest an easy appetizer?  My sister-in-law makes these meatballs in the crockpot and they are yummy to my tummy.  Just throw fully cooked meatballs, Sweet Baby Rays Barbeque Sauce and a 15 oz. can of Cranberry Sauce in the crockpot and heat.  Enjoy!

Photo A Day // 12.01.18 // I Stood Here

I Stood Here

If you want to capture your own moments with a photo a day, Fat Mum Slim is hosting the challenge I follow. 

Family Fun

This photo makes my heart smile.
A boy who usually wears the same shirt two days in a row. An uncle who is observant and shows up the next day wearing his batman shirt too. A girl with a big smile gets in on the picture. Family! 💕

Random Thoughts on Day Seven

Well, I've made it to day seven!  Are you amazed?  I am!  If you're confused, I am doing the Whole30 food program.  I have successfully avoided eating any sugars not contained in fruit, diary has taken a backseat to coconut milk and bread stills smells heavenly, but has not entered this body in 7 almost-full days.  Whew!
Half of me is shocked I've made it this far, the other half is cheering me onward.  I happen to have a very handsome cohort in this adventure which makes it 80 percent easier.  My misery is his misery and we get through it together.
A few random thoughts about the first seven days...
Eggs for breakfast, eggs for lunch, eggs for dinner and eggs for brunch.  Seriously!  I have gone through almost six dozen eggs the first week!  I am not kidding.  Hard boiled, fried, made into custard, omelets and more; eggs are it.
Speaking of eggs, my handsome husband hates our non-stick fry pan.  According to him it's a sticky fry pan.  If you don't want to frustrate y…

On My Bookshelf

Have you heard of The Whole30?  It's a food "program", not diet.  Ok, whatever you want to call it, it's 30 days eating nothing but fruits, vegetables and meat.  No sugar, MSG, alcohol, grains, legumes, dairy, baked goods or junk foods.  I may have missed a few but you get the idea.

I am not a diet kind of girl.  I've never done any of the popular diets out there.  The closest I've come to a diet is trying to decrease my Mountain Dew intake.  I know.  Right now you're thinking, Mountain Dew??  Don't judge.  It's one of my many downfalls.

Anyway, a friend and her husband just finished up their Whole30 program and had nothing but good things to say about how they feel now.  That kind of talk intrigues me and since I love books and had some extra cash, I bought the book and read it.  And, I've bought into the idea of The Whole30 program.

It makes sense to me.  Why?  It eliminates foods we tend to be allergic to or at least intolerant of and the…

June // Photo a Day // Day Five // Favourite

Photo a Day // Day Five // Favourite


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June // Day Four // This is So Me!