Monthly Archives: August 2012

And Now, Let Us Eat Summer Squash

Summer squash, or yellow squash, is another garden item that tends to give you a lot of produce!  If you know exactly what to do with it all, WAY TO GO!  If not, here are some (possibly) new ideas to … Continue reading

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August Spending Total – Groceries, Toiletries, etc

Well, since the month is almost over and I’m outta cash, I think it’s safe to say I won’t do any shopping this week….maybe on Saturday, September 1, ha ha.   This is what was purchased since I last updated: … Continue reading

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Thoughtful Thursday – For Labor Day

Here is a quote that I love from President Abraham Lincoln (who is my great, great, great, great, great, great uncle, by the way:-)) that I thought appropriate for the upcoming holiday:   “Labor is prior to, and independent of, … Continue reading

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Eversave End-Of-Summer Deals

Eversave currently has a huge amount of End-of-Summer deals available, and I wanted to share! I personally am looking forward to trying the Gluten Free snacks…perfect for when I start up at work again and am running around! Have a … Continue reading

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FREE Working Mother Magazine

I know there are a lot of working mothers out there…I am one of them.  It can be so hard to balance work and family, and keeping family in the top priority spot can be difficult at times, but it … Continue reading

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What To Do With All That Zucchini

I’m not an expert gardener by any means, but luckily for me, zucchini plants provide enough harvest to make even me look half decent at gardening!  Every year we get a lot of zucchini, and I love finding new ways … Continue reading

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Bloggers, Old and New, Get a Makeover!

Fellow bloggers, I wanted to let you know about a new service that is now available from Blogelina.  They are offering a “Blog Makeover” service, to help you make your blog beautiful!  (I’m thinking I probably need this service more … Continue reading

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Gathered the Harvest…Now What? Spaghetti Sauce with Zucchini and Yellow Squash

We had a good time yesterday plucking food from our garden.  We finally picked a few tomatoes, and we also have two large zucchinis, 3 yellow squash, some basil, parsley, and grapes.  Made me smile, looking at my proud Buddy … Continue reading

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New Coupons available online

Coupons.com has some new food coupons just out…yay!!   $1.00 off Any Two Strips of Fleischmann’s Yeast $0.40 off Fleischmann’s Pizza Crust Yeast Strip $1.50 off 3 .75oz Strips of Fleischmann’s Yeast $1.00 off Any One Jar of Fleischmann’s Yeast … Continue reading

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Rare Earth by Davis Bunn book review

Dispatched to audit a relief organization, Royce is thrust into the squalor and chaos of Kenyan refugee camps. But his true mission focuses on the area’s reserves of once-obscure minerals now indispensable to high-tech industries. These strategic elements–called rare earths–have … Continue reading

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