Blogging Through the Alphabet

Z is for Zocalo Chicken (Blogging Through the Alphabet)

Here we are at the Letter Z, the end of this session of Blogging Through the Alphabet. Although there have been some late posts, I've managed to catch up and have a recipe for every letter of the alphabet. For this final week, I went back to City Hall at Disneyland and found a delicious… Continue reading Z is for Zocalo Chicken (Blogging Through the Alphabet)

Homeschool Reviews, Online Learning, Uncategorized

Balancing Diapers and Deadlines {My Review}

While I am well past the diaper stage in my home our youngest daughter does have a little one so when I was offered the opportunity to review Balancing Diapers and Deadlines from Lisa Tanner Writing I thought it would be fun for us to work on together. She was keen on the idea but… Continue reading Balancing Diapers and Deadlines {My Review}

Blogging Through the Alphabet, Uncategorized

Y is for Yam Casserole (Blogging Through the Alphabet)

We are definitely a Disney family. All of our friends know it and like to send us ideas for holiday decorating to fit with the theme. With this in mind, our middle daughter, V2, downloaded a pattern for a terrific Classic Mickey pumpkin that she carved with the boys for Halloween. As readers of this… Continue reading Y is for Yam Casserole (Blogging Through the Alphabet)

Homeschool Reviews

Math-Whizz – Like Having Your Own Math Tutor {Our Review}

I am always on the lookout for new and fun ways of doing our homeschool work. Something simple that doesn't take a lot of time for me to set up and also convenient since we travel so often. When the opportunity came up for us to check out and review the 12-month subscription of Math-Whizz  from Whizz Education I… Continue reading Math-Whizz – Like Having Your Own Math Tutor {Our Review}

Blogging Through the Alphabet, Recipes

X is for Xmas Fruit Cake {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

When I decided to use recipes to blog through the alphabet I kept getting stuck on the letter x. There are just not many recipes that begin with this letter but then one afternoon I was doing some planning for our Christmas trip to Louisiana and it came to me...Xmas is a somewhat common abbreviation… Continue reading X is for Xmas Fruit Cake {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

Blogging Through the Alphabet, Recipes

W is for Wiggly Worms in Dirt {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

For the past couple of weeks, our littlest grandson has been showing a great interest in helping out in the kitchen. Of course, at 18 months this means eating the ingredients and getting his hands messy for the most part but I thought I would find another recipe that he could sink his teeth (and… Continue reading W is for Wiggly Worms in Dirt {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

Wordless Wednesday

The Spiral Tunnels and the Big Hill {Wordless Wednesday}

Many of my readers know that hubby has been a locomotive engineer for more than 30 years. He drives his trains through the Spiral Tunnels and the Big Hill in the Rocky Mountains. EJ and I recently went for a drive and managed to catch sight of papa's train managing its way through this marvel… Continue reading The Spiral Tunnels and the Big Hill {Wordless Wednesday}

Blogging Through the Alphabet, Recipes

V is for Vicky’s Favorite Spaghetti Pie {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

When our girls were young I was always looking for recipes that were family friendly and easy on the budget. Being easy to prepare ahead of time was a plus as was using up leftovers in a creative way. For our family, Spaghetti Pie hit all of the marks. I have never been able to… Continue reading V is for Vicky’s Favorite Spaghetti Pie {Blogging Through the Alphabet}