Adventures Beyond Our Comfort Zone

Husband’s Corner:  Want to keep that extra weight off?

Husband’s Corner: Want to keep that extra weight off?

My laptop has finally bitten the dust… I am writing this on a portable keyboard and my phone.  This is proving to be an exercise in patience….   So, this entry is my 2 cents about general fitness.   A recent survey found that most […]

Husband’s Corner:  Me and my Arch-nemesis…  the Dad Body

Husband’s Corner: Me and my Arch-nemesis… the Dad Body

  Just another dude writing his opinions on fitness, nutrition and health and wellness. So why should you waste your precious time listening to me?   I was not captain of the football team, baseball team or anything for that matter. The sports I played […]

Stress Dough

Stress Dough

  ….or playdough.  You may choose.  I personally find it therapeutic and enjoy the stuff as much as the kids do, so I’m going to say it’s for everyone!    This project was our weekly challenge.   It seems small, but I do things in baby […]

Making a Friend – How to Crochet a St Francis Doll

Making a Friend – How to Crochet a St Francis Doll

 I love making these wholesome friends!  I have received so many requests for patterns that I have decided to oblige.  This little guy is sure to be a favorite and is very simple to make!

I Want It Now!

I Want It Now!

THESE ARE THE WORDS OF TODDLERS… OR MAYBE IT’S US. Have you ever gone to the grocery store and your toddler wants, or rather, “needs” everything now?  And then there’s the inconsolable screaming fit that ensues.   Yes, indeed, my toddlers do this often.  You […]

Farewell Beloved Comfort Zone!

Farewell Beloved Comfort Zone!

*Sigh* That is my favorite scene in The Hobbit.  Probably because Bilbo reminds me of me. He strongly wants to go on a grand adventure and yet really doesn’t know how to leave his beloved routine. I love my comfort zone.  But who doesn’t, right?! […]