How to make s’mores out of lemons…

The Watkins Castle was under attack by lemons last weekend! Yep..Lemons! Ok, not really…but, it sure felt like it!Our hedges had grown into the sewage pipe, causing a backup. So every time I tried to wash the laundry, the basement toilet would “wash” the basement floor! Ummm YUCK! When my husband couldn’t pull the rug […]

Giggles for Dinner

Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand. Mark Twain Last night, before we ate our ribs, rice and broccoli, we enjoyed giggles for dinner and they were soooo sweet.  One of the things that drives me bananas during dinner time is when the kids are sitting at the table and keep whining, “I’m hungry,” […]

We Live…We Laugh… We Grow Things

“Expect to see something new & awesome everyday…and you will!” On Mothers Day this year, me & the kids planted a fruit & vegetable garden! I had no idea I would fall in love!!! I am the last person to want to take care of a plant. My husband says that all plants should consider […]

The Reality of a Mother’s Day

“If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands? -Milton Berle                 If you are anything like me, you have probably asked the question above almost every day!  (Sometimes 3 times a day!) As another Mother’s Day comes around, it always makes me think about how boring and […]