Sorry for the delay. We just had our most recent guests leave, so now is the perfect time for me to update you on our Week 2 of living on a Low FODMAPS diet. As a whole, it has actually been quite enjoyable to eat low FODMAPS. My family is having an opportunity to re-learn,… Read More Weeks 2 and 3 – Low FODMAPS While Also Feeding Guests
Well, we did it!!! I am so thankful to have this week completed. For me, this 1st week wasn’t as bad as I have experienced in the past. But for my daughters, I didn’t know if they were going to make it. Thankfully, they did!!! The hard moments came from not knowing what would taste… Read More Low FODMAP- Week 1!
Okay. If you know me, I go radio silent when I’m overwhelmed or feeling not well. It’s just what I do. But now that my doctor’s visit is tomorrow, I thought I’d quickly recap the experience and then share what we are onto next. After my colonoscopy, I wasn’t happy (not one bit) to be… Read More Crazy Update & Low FODMAP Day 1 & 2
Seriously, could I have found anything cuter than these pictures on my phone. . . Just a few things I love about Curly Cook: 1) She is FULL of life! She loves to get up and do something! She doesn’t sit still and she loves to see what others are doing. 2) She loves to… Read More A Necessary Pause for this Cuteness!
Sorry I haven’t written for a few days. I was on a much needed holiday with family who are visiting from the States. They invited us to join them, and their 3 children, to watch mother turtles bury their eggs in the sandy beaches of Ostinal, Costa Rica. It was a fascinating experience for all… Read More Ready, Set, Go!
We had so much fun this month. Our family loves how Christmas has the power to bring people together. Like spending the day with this amazing family that GingerSnap and El Gringo met on an airplane to Costa Rica! The ladies of this family came to our home and spent part of their day with… Read More Quick and Easy Sugar Cookies
GingerSnap requested for Christmas morning breakfast this year a casserole that I had made last year, but I couldn’t find the recipe anywhere. So I decided to post what I found this year, in case I am asked to make this year’s skillet casserole again. Wendi’s Breakfast Skillet INGREDIENTS 4 large eggs ½ tsp salt ¼ tsp white ground pepper ½ cup milk (120ml)… Read More Christmas Foods and Traditions – 2019
I love this idea!!! I received it from LivingScriptures.com (an entertainment program we enjoy using as family). I had wanted to try to make gingerbread houses, but I didn’t want my kids to have even more sugar than they are already consuming. So when I saw this idea, it was an answer to my earnest… Read More Gingerbread Nativity Scenes
Hi Mom! In the Light the World Campaign today it says to thank someone who serves you quietly. Last night, I had a terrible dream. It kept playing over and over and continued to progress. Usually I can stop a dream, but this time it stayed with me. When I woke up I realized it… Read More A Note to Mom
“Little Birdie” By Wendi (That’s me!) Little birdie, sweet and fine Sitting on your wooden line. You love to sing, and dance, and play Chirping to your friends all day. I wonder how your cage can be A place that brings you happy things? With bars, and locks, and spaces tight, Keeping you from taking… Read More A Poem