Top 10 Things to Do in Northwest Indiana


It's funny how no matter where you live, it's easy to overlook the great things to do within your own local area. Opting instead for the lure of the big city, all-the-while thinking "there is nothing to do around here." We moved to Northwest Indiana in 2007 because it offered … [Read more...]

Homemade Granola Bars Recipe – chocolate & peanut butter

homemade peanut butter granola bar

Around here, grab-n-go foods are important. They provide us with options when we are out and about - because they feed our hunger and keep us from stopping for fast food. Grab-n-go foods are also important when we get up late and don't want to skip breakfast, and (often more … [Read more...]

Mommy, nooooooo you can’t sit there!


Excuse me! I tried to sit on the couch the other day. I committed a crime apparently and "messed all her ladybugs up." See, every morning, my daughter wakes up and puts her ladybugs on the couch. Don't even try to move one to sit down unless you want a lecture. … [Read more...]