Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Favorite Recipes: Guacamole, Simple & Quick

Favorite Recipes: Lentil Casserole

Serves 8-10

This is a long time family favorite from my mother, who is an excellent cook and has perfected this recipe.  I call it a “dump and bake” casserole – except for browning the sausage you just dump in all of the ingredients and then bake!  *smile*  It is very simple yet extremely tasty and healthy recipe.  Children love it, too!  And the rice and lentil combination make a complete protein.  ** For a vegetarian modification, see end notes.

Monday, December 28, 2015

Large Family Preparations to Leave the House - This, too, Has a Plan

  • Make lists and notes
  • Prepare as much in advance as possible
  • Start early - it takes what it takes
  • Be the manager, not the primary "do-er" 
  • Three examples
  • Preparing to arrive home again

Sunday, December 20, 2015

Sleep Better - How To Make Your Bedroom a Better Place To Re-Charge

We spend a third of our lives in bed, but no one teaches us how to orchestrate our bedrooms to help us sleep well! *smile* Here is a photo of our master bedroom. Studies show that good quality sleep (not just quantity) benefits parents of families of any size...

Saturday, December 12, 2015

Favorite Recipes: Gingerbread Cookies for Christmas

I personally love, love SOFT, frosted gingerbread cookies.  My mom has been making this recipe my entire life, and she has perfected it...

Gifts In a Jar! - Sweet Homemade Happiness

Sweet recipes of desserts or hot drinks in varying sizes of jars (depending on the recipe), and with a decorative lid and label to fit the occasion.


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