The Memories You Gave Us, Morgan Eye!

The Memories You Gave Us, Morgan Eye!

Well my sister’s senior basketball season came to an end last night at Michigan. As a family, we all watched the game nervously from the living room. I so badly wanted to see her play again in Columbia! Just one last time, I wanted to see her in action, see her throw down nine three [...]

Slow Cooked BBQ Shredded Chicken Sandwiches

Slow Cooked BBQ Shredded Chicken Sandwiches

It’s finally spring! We can say goodbye to all things winter. Hats, gloves, snow (we hope), the fireplace… and crock-pot meals? NEVER. Here is an easy slow-cooked BBQ Shredded Chicken recipe you can enjoy all year long! I tossed 3 large, frozen chicken breasts into the slow-cooker. And added some special seasonings and let the [...]

March Money Madness: Meal Planning Printable

March Money Madness: Meal Planning Printable

So we’ve all heard it, read it, and talked about it maybe a million times… but do you use meal planning to save some dough? I can’t say I’ve done my best when it comes to meal planning in the past. We always end up with meals on the table but this is an area [...]

DIY Convenience Food: Healthy Oatmeal Packs

DIY Convenience Food: Healthy Oatmeal Packs

I love oatmeal for breakfast! It always sounds delicious and I rarely get burnt out on it. You know those convenient little packs of oatmeal? Well, I have made my own! And they are much healthier than those processed little pouches. I make a whole bunch at once and they are so easy to keep [...]

March Budget Challenge – Week 1: Tools For Success

March Budget Challenge – Week 1: Tools For Success

Happy Friday friends! Have you been showing your budget who’s boss this week?! I’m proud to say I actually haven’t spent much at all yet. However, grocery shopping is on my list of to-do’s for the weekend so I’m getting a list ready and my envelope with cash! I have been using several different tools [...]

Watching Proudly: Morgan Eye’s Basketball Journey Through My Eyes

Watching Proudly: Morgan Eye’s Basketball Journey Through My Eyes

Sunday was a bittersweet day. We hit the road to Columbia one last time to watch my sister Morgan play basketball at Mizzou. It’s so hard to believe that four years have already passed us by! So much about this experience has changed her and her fans, friends and family. She has taken us all [...]

DIY Budget Cash Envelopes With Free Template

DIY Budget Cash Envelopes With Free Template

Happy Friday! Have you had a chance to start reviewing your expenses and building your budget for our March Budget Challenge? It’s supposed to be another frigid and snowy weekend here in Missouri so I shouldn’t have any problem finishing up since we’ll be cooped up anyhow! Let’s grab a coffee (if that’s your thing), [...]

March Money Madness: A Budget Challenge!

March Money Madness: A Budget Challenge!

How are your resolutions going 55 days into the new year? Mine? Well some of my “to-do” list was knocked out in January but now it’s time to regroup and refocus on my goals! One goal of mine is to dominate our budget in 2015! Who doesn’t want to save more this year?! Not to [...]

Comfort Classic: Tater-Tot Casserole IN ONE PAN!

Comfort Classic: Tater-Tot Casserole IN ONE PAN!

Quiet house, fire flickering, snow softly falling… perfect time to sit down and write a post. Then the baby awakes all before I can even get my photos uploaded. Oh well, I guess Ren will just have to write this one with mama. It just may take me several intermissions to finish. Which reminds me… [...]

Ren’s Baptism

Ren’s Baptism

About 10 days ago, on a Saturday evening, we baptized our sweet little boy. It was a special day for us and of course a special day for Ren! We gathered our families for the occasion. Grandma Eye (my mom, Carla) helped Ren put on his baptismal gown. This gown was handmade by Grandma Moran [...]