Easy Cheesy Speck Ham Scramble

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One of my favorite things to eat is breakfast for dinner. I love that it is a quick and easy meal that the entire family can enjoy. Whether it is planned or spontaneous, it is perfect for that night when you just don't know when to eat. I generally love to put lots of things in my scrambled eggs. From peppers to onions to cheese and more, I am always find new ways to try something new. Enter ... read more

Weekly Menu Plan: November 17


It is hard to believe that next week is Thanksgiving already. I am eternally grateful that I don't have to do any of the cooking. My mother-in-law does all the cooking, and it is absolutely amazing. I am going to be making my famous apple pie, though. Not sure if it is famous in any way other that it is the recipe from the side of the pie crust box. I do add a few of my own things, though, to make ... read more

Thankful Thursday: The “I Survived” Edition

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Happy Thursday, dear blog readers! The sun is out and it is a very brisk morning. But do you know what today is? It is Thursday, and I am doing the happy dance in my desk chair as I am typing this. Because, you know, Friday comes after Thursday. I know you are probably thinking that I have lost my mind and I should know the days of the week at this point. I assure you, I really do. I won't ... read more

Mini Pumpkin Pies

Mini Pumpkin Pies

I'm Candi from A Day in Candiland and I am exited Jen invited be over today to share with you these mini pumpkin pies that you can serve up for Thanksgiving.  If you have ever been over to my blog you will notice I like dessert recipes and especially mini ones. They are just the perfect size at two bites each. I like to think they don't have many calories in them either.   My favorite part ... read more

Did someone say… PUMPKIN ROLLS?!?!

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Hi Everyone, Sandy here from Scrapbook Blessings Club. I get to do another guest post for Jennifer today, woohoo!!! Over at SBC, we do anything homemade and that includes our favorite projects....FOOD!  Eating and scrapbooking go hand in hand, especially chocolate!  But now it is time to get ready for the holidays. Everyone has those special recipes around the holidays they are requested to make. ... read more

7 Books to Help Ease Holiday Stress

7 Books To Help With Holiday Stress

The holiday season is here! For many people this is their favorite time of year filled with love and laughter and jolly good times. On the flip side there is are just as many people who are overwhelmed and filled with holiday stress and concerns during this time of year. Today I wanted to share some books that I have found that have helped fill me with inspiration and helped ease my stress ... read more

Easy Paper Pumpkin Craft Tutorial

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Hi everyone! Sandy here from Scrapbook Blessings Club, your go to place to see tips, tutorials and techniques for the everyday crafter, beginner to advance. I am so excited to be a guest poster for Making Our Life Matter! Jen asked me to make a quick and easy craft tutorial for the upcoming holiday. So let's get started... Today, I am going to show you how to make easy paper pumpkins. These ... read more