Container Gardening 101

This is a guest post from Melissa of Have you ever driven by a house with charming pots of plants leading up to its front door? Have you ever thought about creating the same look for your own house, but then felt completely overwhelmed while visiting your local nursery? With literally hundreds of plants […]

Weekend Wandering

Happy Sunday!  I hope you are all having a fun and relaxing weekend!  After a busy week of hustling to get some work done it has been nice to enjoy some down time with my family.  We went blueberry picking yesterday, which is always a lot of fun.  We ended up with 7 pounds of […]

5 Awesome Activities to Do With Kids at a National Park

It is pretty hard to sum up in just one blog post even just a handful of the incredible things that our country’s National Parks have to offer.  Between snow-capped mountains, bone-dry valleys, ancient forests, active volcanoes, gushing geysers, stunning rock formations, underground caverns, and everything in between, we live in one of the most […]

Thrifty Thursday {Week 57}

Happy Thursday!  I hope you are all having a great week!  This is the only week this month I don’t have a trip schedule which means that I have been working like crazy to get ahead!  After attending the Launch conference a few weeks ago I have so many new ideas that I want to […]

Orange Glazed Pork Chops

Are you ready for another freezer friendly meat recipe that is both foolproof and delicious? So far we’ve tackled both chicken (with this to-die-for Honey Lemon Garlic Chicken) and beef (with this oh-so-easy London Broil), so I thought it was only fitting that we move on to something just slightly more challenging:  Pork Chops. The […]