MagnumOur firstborn – we like to call this picture “Magnum”


I was cleaning out my storage room yesterday – getting rid of the last of my baby stuff.  As I was sorting things into the “garage sale” pile or “throw away” pile, I started thinking about Read More →


My husband is from Mexico, and all his family still live in Mexico.  We are lucky that they visit us frequently.  On one of those visits, my mother-in-law brought a delicious pastry with her called coyotas.   When I ate them, I thought that they were Read More →

Popcorn Title

Have you seen that you can make your own microwave popcorn using a paper bag?  As much as I love homemade snacks, I still want it to be convenient.  For me, if I am going to make my own popcorn in the microwave, it needs to be just as easy as throwing a store-bought bag of popcorn in the microwave.  That means when we are watching a movie in the basement, I don’t want to have to run up to Read More →