Category Archives: Deal Bragging

Christmas (finally) In Photos…

Work Christmas party!After we prepared the gifts Christmas Eve. We have so much thanks to dollar tree and Grandma and Grandpa Speck and many others! Thank you all!   Grandma Wendy made the girls dresses and pearls. …And all tuckered … Continue reading

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Watermelon Recipe Experiment…

The process was long and difficult. The yield was not really worth it. I enjoy the watermelon jelly (and syrup–on vanilla ice cream). But, I don’t think I’ll ever do either the watermelon rind candy, or the watermelon fruit leather … Continue reading

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Swatch Art and “Scrap Snack Mix”…

“Scrap Snack Mix” So, we all have some things sitting around in our cupboards that, in theory, are “snacky”. But, when we look at them individually we kinda think aren’t really appealing. My kid’s snack cupboard was getting low…so, here … Continue reading

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Easter and my Annual Neighborhood Yard Sale…

Surprise! The pumpkins from halloween that we tilled into the garden had babies!  We are keeping about a 3 foot diameter circle of the plants. Whichever survives best gets to stay in a month or so. So far so good! … Continue reading

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What I Have Been Up To…

Well, what *haven’t* I been doing the last month?! I mean, I am a mom of 4 trying to do it all. Haha. I am crazy, that’s what I’m getting at. Any who… So, I’ve been doing some noteworthy projects: … Continue reading

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Wesley and River’s Birthdays…

Saturday I took 5 kids (Thomas, Molly, River, and two of River’s friends) to Cherry Hill (a nearby water park) from 10:30-1:30 by myself. It was a lot of work…but, I think they ended up having a great time. They … Continue reading

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Easter Weekend…

Deric got a new desk. It raises and lowers to allow sitting or standing to keep him more alert and productive at work. …But, that means he also had to play around with it while he was setting it up.———————– … Continue reading

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Stuffs & Stuff…

Craft Day: Spider web weaving craft— Some prep work by mom is required here since you need to cut out some cardboard, cover it in cute paper and cut notches in the sides. This took me about 30 minutes to … Continue reading

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Davis County Fair…

Today we decided to go to the Davis County Fair. I got everyone up and ready to go by 10:30….okay, it took me until 11:00…but, I do have four kids to take care of. {Wesley: One month new (5 weeks) … Continue reading

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Some Things…

{Thomas trying to deal with new baby brother in town} {first of the season} First ever attempt at fish tacos. Yum! With fresh corn salsa! ———————– Cherishing moments with my baby…. ————————– Cereal: $.69-$1.18,  Ragu: $.77,  Tena pads: Free!,  Bic … Continue reading

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