The LOML (Love of My Life) brought home this magazine from his last trip to the grocery store. He bought it for the picture on the front. So of course we had to try them. SWEET & TANGY CHICKEN WINGS INGREDIENTS 3 lbs. chicken wingettes (about 30) 1/2 tsp. salt, divided Dash pepper 1 1/2 cups ketchup 1/4 cup packed brown sugar 1/4 cup red wine vinegar 2 Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce 1 Tbsp. Dijon mustard 1 tsp. minced garlic 1 tsp. liquid smoke, optional Sesame seeds, … [Continue reading...]



I found this recipe on Pinterest the other day. I just LOVE Pinterest!!! Source Looks yummy right?? So the LOML (Love of My Life) went grocery shopping to buy all the ingredients. Have I ever shared with y'all how lucky I am to have a husband who likes to grocery shop?? Either that or he's having an affair with the cashier lady. Either way, I don't have to grocery shop very often!! ZUCCHINI BOATS Ingredients: 8 zucchinis 2 lbs. Italian sausage 1 bottle Prego Traditional Spaghetti … [Continue reading...]

PROGRESS ON THE SECOND BATHROOM ~ alias the fishy bathroom


We’ve been working on the guest bathroom this weekend after a long break. You know how life gets in the way? School, sports, vacations, etc. Well, my girls started back to school and we had a break in our frisbee tournament schedule so we took advantage and got some work done. Just to recap, this […]

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COLLEGE DRESSER REDO ~ and I didn’t do it!


Son #3 is moving out of his college dormitory and into an apartment off campus. You know what that means don’t you? FURNITURE SHOPPING!!!!! And where does a cheap DIYer find great furniture for cheap? HABITAT FOR HUMANITY RESTORE!! We found a great but a little beat up dresser for $55 that my son liked. […]

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Look what I made over the weekend!! I’m gonna have to be honest with you……I didn’t make them ON the fourth but the day after. We had made plans to see the fireworks with some friends so we weren’t going to be home to enjoy dessert so I waited until the next day as we […]

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Happy 4th of July!!!! (a few days early) And welcome to  INSPIRATION PINSPIRATION JULY 4TH THEMED OUTFIT INSPIRATION Source FIREPLACE MANTEL INSPIRATION Source PARTY INSPIRATION Source DESSERT INSPIRATION Source TABLE DECORATION INSPIRATION Source JEWELRY INSPIRATION Source Have a great Independence Day! Love y’all, Linda Like this:Like Loading…

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Hello Everyone! I can’t believe Fourth of July is almost here already. Summer is just flying by. My girls are in year round school which means their school year starts July 7th so our summer is almost over. (Sad face) Our family accomplished a lot this past weekend.  We got some much needed yard work done […]

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INSPIRATION PINSPIRATION ~ with a touch of peacock


How is your summer going? We just returned from a wonderful short family vacation to Busch Gardens Williamsburg in Virginia. Because we have such a large age span of kids, finding places that suit everyone is quite a challenge. All of our kids loved this park. Roller coasters for the older boys. A little less […]

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Have you ever been in someone's house and had no idea what was behind the closed doors? Or had to ask directions to the bathroom? Not in my house! I just painted my interior doors black. I wanted to make pretty "Powder Room" placques for two of the bathrooms. I found decals on Etsy shop […]

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GRADUATION GIFT~ and wise words


Having high school and college aged boys living in our house, we've had some sweet young ladies come through.  Son #3 is dating a beautiful young lady (Miss J). They've been dating about two and a half years now and we absolutely adore her. Here they both are at Miss J's Senior Prom. Today Miss […]

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