Wrapped up our DC trip and reunion. That was fun. Can't wait for next year. Had to come back and prep for these upcoming events for this month! Took me 2 hours to strain and bottle all of these infusions! So many bottles of oil. I also made all of the salves and samples that… Continue reading Week 31 of 2017
Got the kids to make some cookies. Which has sparked a mini fire in me to actually get this cookbook made. They didn't come out like I wanted, but the kids did enjoy them! Got my friend from Simply Charming Designs to whip these up for me. We had our annual cousins reunion and surprised… Continue reading Week 30 of 2017
I'm falling behind! I made a really good mango and shea hair butter. It has a really good hold. I did the LOC method on her hair. Then I decided to make a chocolate body butter that looks like a mousse. Got work on my ratios. I can't eat carbs on this keto diet, so… Continue reading Week 29 of 2017
Quick week, I can't even remember what we did. So glad for pictures. We did take a trip to see Thomas. It was so humid out!
This week, I started the month off with a group challenge; The Orange Rhino Challenge. The goal is to focus on not yelling in the month of July. All 31 days! It ain't easy. I've gone through quite a few emotions in the past week. I'm hoping to at least come out of this month… Continue reading Week 27 of 2017
Strawberry Picking! We really had so much fun just letting the kids run free. They roamed and baked in the sun. And we just got to be. My favorite time. I also managed to make some fun treats. I cut up all the strawberries to make a glaze which allowed me to make Strawberry Scones,… Continue reading Week 24 of 2017
We celebrated a birthday last weekend. My oldest turned 5 this week and wanted a Lightning McQueen birthday cake, that he couldn't stop talking about. We did a race car theme where the kids raced their cars on Hot Wheels tracks. All of the kids seemed to have a great time. My son was super… Continue reading Week 23 of 2017