Frugal Slip N’ Slide

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The boys have been having fun on our frugal homemade Slip N’ Slide. What you will need… Large Plastic Tarp One or Two Sprinklers hooked up to a water hose Kids that want to have some Summer Fun Lay the tarp in the yard, turn the sprinklers on and have fun! For more great blog […]

Slow Cooker Green Beans

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One of the best things about Summer, is all the delicious veggies from the garden and Farmer’s Market. Several times during the Summer, we enjoy a Meatless Meal with Corn on the Cob, Fruit Salad, Fried Zucchini and these Slow Cooker Green Beans.  You might also like… Slow Cooker Barbecue Pork Sandwiches Burgers and Beans […]

Drugstore Deals

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Unlike last week, I was able to make a small run to the Drugstores. Last week we had so many Baseball Games, I didn’t have any time at all. CVS had awesome deals on school supplies Bought: 2 pkgs of pens       $1.98 2 Composition Books     $1.98 2 pkgs Sticky Notes          $1.98 2 Pencil boxes          $1.98 […]

Wordless Wednesday ~ State Champs

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Yesterday I shared with you some photos and the story of my son’s Baseball Team winning the Indiana State Babe Ruth Championship. I just couldn’t help but share some more photos today, again, thanks to Baseball Mom Dionne. Thanks Dionne, you’re awesome! For more great blog carnivals, please visit: ~Wordful Wednesday hosted by Seven Clown […]

State Champs


Todays tackle is not mine, but my son’s and his baseball team.  They won the Indiana State Babe Ruth Championship last Saturday. They fought hard and played really well. After losing the first game, that put them in the losers bracket, making them fight all the way back, playing 8 more games to win it all. Game […]

Blueberry Crumb Bars

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Last week was our County Fair, I entered these Blueberry Crumb Bars and got 2nd place. Ingredients: 1 c. White Sugar 1 t. Baking Powder 3 c. Flour 1 c. Butter, cold and cut into pieces 1 Egg 1/4 t. Salt Zest and Juice of 1 Lemon 4 c. Fresh Blueberries 1/2 c. Sugar 4 […]

Meals July 27 – Aug 2


Please visit I’m an Organizing Junkie for more great meal plans. Here we are in our third week of the All You Grocery Challenge. I’ve done pretty good, considering we have spent alot of time out of town for baseball games. You can find my first week plan and second week plan posted. Now, for […]