Welcome to the weekend, my buddies! Are you able to imagine that we’re already within the first weekend of November? We are saying it each single 12 months, however it by no means fails to be true – time is unquestionably flying.
My center son turned 16 a few weeks in the past and my firstborn can be 18 subsequent month. It hardly appears attainable that my infants are practically grown and but, I’m additionally so very pleased with the boys they’re changing into.
ON THE BLOG this week: First issues first, it’s that point of 12 months once more, buddies. Let’s give a number of households a purpose to smile this vacation season. We’re going to unfold some Christmas cheer as soon as once more with (5) $500 giveaways for households in want. And like final 12 months, we’d like YOUR assist discovering the households! FILL OUT THIS FORM to appoint a household in want. You can too READ MORE on the web site.
Tender potatoes, contemporary cabbage, and salty kielbasa are about all you have to make this fast and simple flavor-filled Kielbasa Cabbage Potato Skillet. There may be by no means a chunk leftover once I make this and my youngsters ask for it typically.
Do-it-yourself Almond Joys actually do style higher than store-bought. Wealthy, chocolatey and nutty with loads of mild, flaky coconut, Almond Pleasure sweet bars are simpler than you’d count on to make at residence.
What I’m CRAVING: My good friend Sandra made Belle of the Kitchen’s Creamy Hen and Noodles within the crock-pot this week and informed me that it was completely scrumptious. I’ve it on my checklist to attempt now. It sounds good for these chilly evenings.
My FAVORITE THINGS this week are these disposable kitchen gloves. I’ve been utilizing these gloves within the kitchen for a few years now. (They’re simply superior when you have to grease a dish or mess with uncooked meats.) In any case, I’ve all the time purchased them at Costco after which Costco stopped carrying them. After which I ran out. Cue my frustration with all the opposite choices on the market.
I used to be excited to seek out them on Amazon a number of weeks in the past. (Sure, I simply mentioned that disposable kitchen gloves have been thrilling – that is my life.) I instantly ordered a field they usually’re the precise ones Costco used to hold. They run slightly dearer on-line, however oh man, they’re soooo value it to me. I’ve already ordered a few backup packing containers since that first order and I’m all set now for the following few years of cooking. YAY!
What I’m WATCHING: NCIS. I’m lastly caught as much as the present episodes and searching ahead to seeing the place they go along with the brand new characters.
What I’m READING: Relaxation, Lady: A Journey from Exhausted and Careworn to Fully Blessed by Jami Amerine (hyperlink HERE) If you happen to can relate to feeling overwhelmed and eager for calm within the midst of the whole lot, this e book is for you. That is Jami’s fourth e book and I’m having fun with it significantly. I laughed, sighed, and nodded my means by way of it.
Aspect notice, in case you missed Jami’s first e book, Stolen Jesus (hyperlink HERE) I can’t advocate that one extremely sufficient. You possibly can learn my full ideas (and the foreward I wrote for it) right here too.
“I’ve realized that our background and circumstances might have influenced who we’re, however we’re chargeable for who we grow to be.” – Charles F. Stanley
Wishing you a stunning week filled with little issues that make you smile!