Crock-Pot Chronicles: Stuffed Peppers

Recently I was feeling a little adventurous and opted for a break from my everyday dinner fare, you know, Slow Cooker Lasagna, Taco Soup, baked chicken, salmon croquettes, etc. In fact, I was feeling SO adventurous, that I decided to cook Peppers Stuffed with Herbed Ground Turkey and Rice! Why is that so exciting to…

Super science resource for parents and teachers!

I’ve mentioned in previous posts that I taught in public and private schools for 11 years. What I didn’t tell you was that although 9 of those years was in an elementary school, I only taught science once. That sounds incredible, doesn’t it? When I transferred from a middle school way across town to an…

Slow cookers slay all day!

As I told you in a recent post, I LOVE slow cookers. I love them, because they slay all day or night, so I don’t have to! (My nod to comedienne and actress Leslie Jones and to the Olympics) True there are many slow cooker recipes that require some cooking before adding them to a slow…

“De-Lite” Slow Cooker Lasagna

Let me just say right now that I Love slow cookers! I love them so much, that I’m thinking of writing a post just about them! Anyway, approximately a year ago, I discovered a recipe for Slow Cooker Lasagna. My husband and children love it! When I began dieting via Weight Watchers, I thought Slow Cooker Lasagna was…

The first week flew!

The first week of our first year of homeschool was EVERYTHING! It was much easier to wake Elijah and Miranda up, because they don’t have to get up as early anymore. It was nice to have breakfast, lunch and dinner with our children. I was still able to get a workout in each day via recess…

How Homeschool Happened to Us

Life is intriguing in that it’s full of surprises. I know that sounds like a cliché, but if anyone had told me that I would be homeschooling our children, I would have told them I have some Florida swamp land to sell them! Really – homeschooling wasn’t on my radar until a year ago despite…