Wordless Wednesday

It's been one of those weeks - I was in a fender bender on Monday, got sick yesterday....I had planned on doing a post about the Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival we attended this weekend, but just haven't gotten around to it yet!  Hopefully it will be up later today.  Until...

Smart School Time Recipes

Now that school has started, many parents are now tasked with finding interesting things to put in their children’s lunchbox.  This free E-book can help with that problem!  It includes tons (over 125) of healthy breakfast and lunch recipes – many are even vegetarian and vegan.Go download your copy today!  Even if you don’t...

Frugal Events in Pensacola

There is a lot to do this weekend!  I’m listing my two favorites - they’re sure to keep you busy!What:  The Old Farmhouse Craft ShowCost: Free!  Food and crafts for sale.  Pony rides and cow tours on Sat and Sun. Where:  9615 N. Loop Rd Pensacola, FL 32507When:  Nov 6-8,...

This Holiday Season, I hope That I Remember to Give!

Thanksgiving is approaching.  I love Thanksgiving, because it doesn’t revolve around gifts, just simply being thankful and sharing with those around us.  I recently read an article that pointed out that while it is wonderful to remember God’s bounty, we also need to remember that it is our duty to...

CSA Cooking – Balsamic-Glazed Chickpeas With Mustard Greens

This week brought another vegetable that, although common in the South, I’ve never been a big fan of – Mustard Greens.  Like most vegetables I grew up not caring for, I figured it was probably because of the Southern method of cooking many items.  Southerners tend to like to cook...

Our Halloween Weekend

We had a very busy Halloween weekend.  It started on Friday, when we went downtown to Trick or Treat with one of our friends.  He and Little Miss had such a great time seeing all of the other costumes and playing in the park!  There was Trick or Treating as...

Frugal Family Events – Pensacola, FL – Oct 29th Weekend

Since it is Halloween weekend, there are a ton of free events!  I decided to pick just a few of my favorites for the list..What:  Downtown Pensacola Trick or TreatCost: Free!  For children nine years of age and younger.  Where:  Downtown Pensacola - look for the orange and black ballons....

CSA Cooking – Okra Patties

This recipe is perfect for people (like me) who don't really like the texture of okra, but still want to eat it. Okra has some great health benefits. It contains Vitamins A and C, and is also a good source of iron and calcium. It is thought to help stabilize...

Monday Blog Hop

A great way to find new readers and new blogs to follow is through a blog hop. This morning I'm joining the Making Friends Monday group!If you visit from that group, give me a follow and leave a comment and I'll follow you back!Also, if you're here for the hop...