Archives for June 2009

30 Days of Disney ~ Have Fun!

My 30 Days of Disney are up! I had a great time sharing my Disney tips with readers and loved reading about all your favorite Disney restaurants, attractions, and memories. My final Disney tip is simple ~ Have Fun! Going to Disney can be a magical experience for the whole family, but it can also be a stressful one. Many times I have seen parents yelling at their exhausted children to hurry up, … [Read more...]

30 Days of Disney ~ Questions Answered

Time to answer some of the questions I have received during this series. From Mary Beth: I’d love to go and take our girls in the fall, but don’t know if they are really old enough… the oldest will be 4 in March and the three little ones won’t be 3 until August. Any thoughts or suggestions? I think they are definitely old enough to enjoy Disney this fall. You can also take advantage of the … [Read more...]

Trifle: Scrumptious Summertime Treat

In my last post I wrote about having food on hand for those unexpected guests. A trifle is a delicious and beautiful dessert that is sure to make an impression. The ingredients for trifle are ones you can keep on hand in your pantry and freezer. PrintEasy Trifle DessertAuthor Toni Anderson IngredientsAngel Food Cake Mix (+ ingredients needed on mix)Vanilla Pudding MixCool Whip2 different … [Read more...]

Sausage and Rice

For great meals for less you can purchase at your local store visit $5 Dinner's new feature, Bargain Meal of the Week. Bloggers around the country create a bargain meal based on their local store sales. If you shop at the commissary you probably know their prices change every two weeks. Not only do sales run on a two week basis, but many of their everyday low prices change as well. Each Monday … [Read more...]

30 Days of Disney ~ Disney Magic

I have decided to end my 30 Days of Disney series with the posts I wrote several months ago when we were visiting the parks. I wrote a post per park, so tonight it is all about The Magic Kingdom. There is something special about the Magic Kingdom, from the minute you walk under the railroad and on to Main Street a feeling of happiness comes over you. From the ice cream vendor to the monorail … [Read more...]

Menu Plan Week of June 29th

The move is quickly approaching and it is time to get serious about eating some of the food in our pantry and freezer so I don't have to box it up and move it. Also, my toaster oven died this week. This might not seem like a big deal, but I use my toaster oven for everything! I don't want to buy another one until we move so no more pop tarts! Breakfast: Pancakes, Eggs and Toast, Cereal, … [Read more...]