Author Highlight: Brandi Easterling Collins

Those who know me, know I love to read. So I thought I’d start doing some blogs on books I’ve read, and some of my favorite authors. This week’s author highlight is Brandi Easterling Collins. Brandi is a fellow Arkansan which makes me want to support her even more! I’ve now read all three of…

What Your Kids Should Know About Money, Before They Turn 18

Money. We love it, we hate it, but we need it whether we want to or not. So many kids graduated high school, go into the real world and learn very quickly that they don’t know much about money at all. They don’t know how to make it, keep it, spend it, or save it…

Valentine Gifts For Kids (that aren’t candy!)

Valentine’s Day is one of the sweetest holidays, I mean literally, it’s full of sweets. And I’m not against getting my kids candy for Valentine’s, but anyone else still have a huge pile of candy left over from Christmas stockings ?? Yeah, me too. So I’ve been looking for some non candy related gifts. Whether…

Why Should I Go To Church?

We are in a new age of convenance. You want food from town but don’t want to go out? Have it delivered. Don’t want to talk on the phone, send a text. Have Alexa or Siri or Google help with just about anything. Connect with friends “face to face” with FaceTime or Skype. Shop online…

The Best Subscription Boxes For Kids

Christmas is around the corner and I’m looking for any non toy related gifts ! One of the ideas I’ve come across is subscription boxes. There are so many options out there, and it something they can enjoy after Christmas! You could start your subscription in November or December so you could wrap the first…

Top 10 DIY Stocking Stuffers (For Kids!)

Halloween is over, so you know what that means…. Christmas! Oh yeah, thanksgiving too, but according to all the stores, it’s Christmas season already. So why not hop on here and list some amazing super cute stocking stuffer ideas! And most of these are simple DIY gifts! 1. Christmas Tree Crayons  Put all those…

Tortellini Kielbasa Soup

It’s finally getting cold in Arkansas, and that means… soup!! Around here we eat a lot of chili, taco soup, veggie soup etc, so when I tried this recipe at a friends house, I was ready excited for something different!! The original recipe comes from Bon Appetit and has since been adapted and tweaked through…

Keto Cloud Bread

I found this recipe on Lowcarbyum.com and I was really excited to try it. If I can ever find a healthy alternative that I actually like, I’m happy! This recipe is really easy to make, which makes it even better. You’ll need : 3 large eggs 3 oz cream cheese Dash of salt Pinch cream…

Easy Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas

We love Mexican food around here! But I’m pretty picky when it comes to all things veggie, so I like my food pretty basic. The good thing about this recipe is it can be fantastic with just the basics, or you could add to it. This is a staple recipe in our house and I…

Are You Pulling Them In? Or Are You Pushing Them Out?

One of the most common reasons people, even believers, do not attend church is because the church is “full of hypocrites”. Those of us who are Christians could easily take offense to that, and maybe we should a little, but we should also accept that it’s partially true. Can you imagine never really believing in…