Thursday, April 17, 2014

Fireside Chat and Family Friendly Meals with Rachel Brandeis [Podcast]

  Check Out Military Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with Navy Wife Radio on BlogTalkRadio Featuring: Fireside Chat: You NEVER know what were are going to talk about! Ask us anything! We will share our views on some hot topics! …not to mention Tara is reporting LIVE from a Jon Bon Jovi concert. Special Guest: Rachel [...]

DIY Homemade Laundry Detergent

A good friend of mine loves to make her own household items and cleaning products because they are cheaper and healthier for her and her family. The first cleaning product she asked me to try was laundry soap. She knew how sensitive my daughter’s skin is, how grimy and dirty my husband’s work clothes can get, and how frustrating [...]

German Chocolate Cookie Bars

December 17, 2012 by  
Filed under Anna, Featured, Recipes

Below is a family recipe that we made every year while I was growing up. We have perfected it over the years. It actually started out as a mistake. My mom was working from a recipe she found in a magazine article, and accidentally turned the oven on to the wrong temperature (250º instead of [...]

Rum Balls, aka “Mommy’s Little Helpers”

December 16, 2012 by  
Filed under Anna, Featured, Recipes

Hi everyone! I’m Anna, the resident officer of the Grammar Police (Blog Editor). I was encouraged to share with you a  few recipes that I shamelessly promoted on Facebook. This is one of my favorites that my mom made every year when we were kids. We (the kids) weren’t allowed to eat them and now [...]

Simple Homemade Waffles from Scratch

December 15, 2012 by  
Filed under A Day in the Life, Deployment, Recipes, Vanessa

Do you ever get into those moods where you feel like eating breakfast for dinner or brenner? In my house, brenner comes at least once a week. There is something about eating an omelet or french toast at the wrong hour of the day to make you feel like a college kid again. I blame [...]

‘Tis the season to share what I love

December 11, 2012 by  
Filed under A Day in the Life, Bloggers, Featured, Recipes, Vanessa

I absolutely love this time of year. It is a time many of us get to spend with our significant others, family, and friends. We get to share food, presents, memories, and love with one another. One of the top five reasons why I love Christmas is because I love food. I am a foodie [...]

Apple Dump Cake Recipe

So I’ve been eyeballing this recipe for the past month now. I’ve pinned it to my Pinterest account and promised myself I would make one as soon as possible. Well, now that I’ve discovered I have 2 bags of apples that need to be eaten, I figured why not fix one. The weather is getting [...]

Caramel Macchiato Recipe

April 2, 2009 by  
Filed under A Day in the Life, Bloggers, Favorites, Recipes

Recently, I joined Twitter (www.twitter.com/mymilitarylife) and somehow through clicking around started to follow Karen. Today she tweeted about my favorite drink!! When getting a fancy coffee, I usually opt for this yummy treat. Since I prefer it iced, I haven’t had one in awhile. ….another reason why I can’t wait for warmer weather! Well, if [...]

10 Valentine’s Day Care Package Ideas

Valentine’s day is one of those special days that you really want to share with your spouse!! But for some of us, our spouses are deployed, TAD, or a Geo-bachelor and are a way from us. But don’t fret!! You can still share this holiday with your spouse or significant other. Send a care package!!! [...]