Monthly Archives: July 2010

Emory is pulling up!

This can’t wait until her 13 month post because we have been waiting for so long!  She is finally pulling up by herself, unassisted, and on a regular basis.  I was unsure if she would ever accomplish this milestone and … Continue reading

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Frugal Living – Homemade Spice Rack/Cabinet organizer

Sometimes to save money, you just have to be creative and think outside the box.  Repurposing and recycling items for things other than their intended use is sometimes a great way to save money. I got this idea the other … Continue reading

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Frugal Living – Laundry

One of the easiest ways to cut costs at home is laundry.  It takes virtually no effort and can save a ton depending on the size of your family and how much laundry you do.  This summer I went old … Continue reading

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The New American Frugal Housewife

This is the first in a series of posts I hope to continue indefinitely about frugal living.  It will contain my thoughts and observations as well as frugal tips. I am becoming increasingly passionate about this subject because it encompasses … Continue reading

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My Big Girl

Wow, Liberty is six years old! What is it about being a parent that makes time go by faster?  When I think about all the things we have been through and all that we have done together, I just can’t … Continue reading

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Summer at Nana and Papa’s Farm

Me:  “What was some of your favorite things that we did at Nana and Papa’s house this week? Liberty:  “Well, I liked the paddle boat, swimming in the lake, the horses, and eating bacon.” (apparently the cereal or toast I … Continue reading

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4th of July

We started off the morning at church where Liberty sang in the choir.  It was too cute.  The children’s choir sang “How Great Thou Art” and “Spring is Coming” by Steven Curtis Chapman.  Liberty hasn’t done anything like this in … Continue reading

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Scott Haas Construction

It has come to my attention that whenever anyone googles “Scott Haas Construction” my blog comes up.  Therefore, in light of the fact that I haven’t posted about our company in sometime and some the information is outdated, here is … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Emory

My little princess turns 1 today.  I am so thankful for her.  Her little smile has brought so much healing and joy to our lives.  I have enjoyed every single second with her—taking in so much and not taking anything … Continue reading

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