Month: April 2013

Chicken Parmesan Casserole | Kraft Fresh Take

Chicken Parmesan Casserole | Kraft Fresh Take

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Close to my Heart

Close to my Heart

I’m sorry I’ve been a little MIA lately. The school year is coming to a close, and it’s been crazy trying to captivate these young minds with only 4 weeks until summer! I promise I will be back in full swing too! I wanted to 

How to Make Dry Shampoo for Dark Hair

How to Make Dry Shampoo for Dark Hair

 Want to know a random fact about me? I hate the “getting ready” process. The only think I like about it is the hot shower, well….and the clean feeling afterwards. But you see, I have thick, kind of long, hair & it takes FOREVER to 

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

Tonight’s dinner was inspired by friends at work…actually the past few nights have been. I’ve been trying to add new recipes to our dinner rotations and this slow cooker pulled pork is definitely here to stay!  This recipe is great for the summer, whip it up for 

DIY Pencil Holder | Kid Inspired

DIY Pencil Holder | Kid Inspired

Let’s get personal. I teach 3rd grade…I think I mentioned that around these parts before. Any other teachers out there? I am on Spring Break this week & could really get used to the relaxation! Luckily summer is only 6 weeks away!  So right before 

Grilling Corn & a Veggie Dinner

Grilling Corn & a Veggie Dinner

So as I’ve mentioned in the past few weeks, III and I are trying to do a little better watching what we eat. III grew up eating his fair share of vegetables, everything from eggplant and collard greens to carrots and corn! I’m not quite 

Nail Art with Sally Hansen

Nail Art with Sally Hansen

After my fashion tip last week of the newest bracelet/hair tie fashion I only thought it appropriate to continue to share a few more ideas with you! This time I am focusing on my fingernails & the idea of color blocking. Have you heard of 

DIY Elastic Hair Tie

DIY Elastic Hair Tie

 Good morning….or afternoon! I have such a simple tutorial for you today! Apparently there has been a change in the trend of wearing traditional hair ties/rubberbands. I know I am a little late on this band wagon, but those of us in the south seem 

Pizza Pasta Recipe

Pizza Pasta Recipe

  It’s been baby central around these parts….friends are either pregnant or have just delivered. This stage of life could definitely be entitled “GROWING.” Anyways, they now have these awesome websites like Meal Baby and Meal Train where you can create calendars to bring meals, provide yard