Monthly Archive: May 2010

May 29

Frugal Friday – Food tips

Some frugal-friendly food tips: Check your pantry to see what you already have. I have purchased items I thought I needed, only to find they were stuffed in the back of the pantry….NEVER AGAIN!  Make a price book, and frequently refer to it.  Clean out your refrigerator, it will help you put away groceries, and …

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May 29

Happy Memorial Day

(photo courtesy) I hope you all have a safe, happy Memorial Day. 

May 29

12-year old racer collects toys for Autistic Children

One of the sweetest stories I’ve read in awhile!GO HERE to read all about it:-)

May 27

Thoughtful Thursday – Friendship

A man’s growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends. Ralph Waldo Emerson A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world. Leo Buscaglia A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down. Arnold H. Glasow An insincere and evil friend is more to …

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May 27

Autism Awareness Store

You can go HERE to shop for all sorts of cute apparel promoting Autism Awareness.  Here’s two of my favorites: LOL. Okay, seriously, there are days that I’d LOVE to have those with me.  But here are some really sweet buttons, shirts, and more that I really love as well:  Isn’t that clock cool?Check it …

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May 26

United States of Autism Documentary

The United States of Autism is going to begin filming their documentary by the same name starting this summer….for those who don’t know, I’m making the official announcement:  our family is going to be one of those that is filmed for this!  After reading the list of all of the families that were chosen, I …

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May 21

The Right to Lead by John C. Maxwell book review

The Right To Lead:  Learning Leadership Through Character And Courage by John C. Maxwell…what can I say?  I loved this book.  I was expecting a novel style, but instead found a nice compact booked filled with inspirational stories, quotes, and ideas.  This is truly a book I will read over and over again, simply when …

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May 21

Thoughtful Thursday/Friday

Oh my gosh!  I’m just NOW realizing that I didn’t post Thursday’s Thought!  Sorry….without any further ado: (photo courtesy)  “I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; And because I cannot do everything I will not refuse to do the something that I can …

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May 20

Somewhere Over the Rainbow

I’ve decided that I want to share some of my favorite songs/videos on this blog as well…so I’m starting with a song that brings me peace every time I listen to it! Enjoy:

May 13

Frugal Friday – powdered milk in your food storage

(photo courtesy) For the month of May, the food storage item I’m focusing on stocking up on is powdered milk.  I know I’ve mentioned here before that I use it to supplement our regular milk, and make it stretch, but I use it for so many other things too!   As you may have noticed, I’m …

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