Make 3 meals in about an hour! Start meal planning with this simple beginners' plan. This quick and easy weekend meal prep will help you make a hamburger meal (American), a taco meal (Mexican), and a stir fry meal (Asian). This will be inexpensive, easy to make, and full of … [Read more...] about Weekend Meal Prep for Beginners
Launching this new blog taught me how very little I know about the business aspects of blogging AND about WordPress. I've been a blogger since 2003, but I've never done it this way. SO, I'm on the lookout for great resources. The Genius Blogger Toolkit (I am … [Read more...] about Learning This “BLOG” Thing . . . .
Family Framework What is a Family Framework? A framework is a basic structure underlying a system, concept, or text. In construction, "framing" is building the skeleton of a building that will hold the floor, walls, and roof. In writing, an outline is a framework for an essay or … [Read more...] about Framework for Family
There are many ways to be creative, and sometimes I need an outside influence. I love Keri Smith's books for that! This book describes activities you can do to get outside your own "box." In the activity I did today, the instruction is to observe a tree from different … [Read more...] about Exploring: a tree
Meal Planning saves TIME! For me, the most tiring thing about cooking is THINKING about it. I'm tired at the end of the day. Do I have anything to cook? Did I need to thaw something (and did I forget to do it)? Orchestrating a meal at the last minute is exhausting. With a meal … [Read more...] about A Cheat Sheet for Weekly Meal Planning