Potty Training

How do we as parents know when the right time to begin the steps of potty training? Is there an age, maybe signs to tell us, or do we seek the advise or help from other parents. In the past year there have been many times when I thought it would be a good time to start potty training my daughter. I have a potty and a seat for the bathroom toilet. At about 20 months my daughter began began telling me that she went pee, I would check her … Continue reading

Sadness at Christmas

Growing up I was always excited about Christmas. Setting out cookies and Beer, yes Santa drank beer at my house. There was always something fun happening, friends and family dropping in for visits or us going out as a family and visiting others. Christmas is suppose to be a happy time for everyone but not all times are good, fun or happy. Sometimes we have sadness in our lives that prevents us from feeling the joy and happiness of the season. Four years ago Christmas became sad time of year. … Continue reading

No Bake Chocolate Cheese Cake

Previously posted on Mama Bears Haven. Re sharing! I can’t remember when I first tried cheesecake but when I did I fell in love. All the recipes I ever seen called for putting it in the oven and baking it. To me that was just way to long to wait. I needed something fairly quick and easy, then I found one similar to the one below and began making my own creations. My favorite to make is No Bake Chocolate Cheese Cake Ingredients 2 pkg’s cream cheese – softened 1/2 … Continue reading

DIY – Krafty Kreations

At a young age I began my trek of being a Krafty Kreator. I remember getting gifts such as candle makers and looms; some sort of creative activity. I even took ceramic classes before the age of ten. As I grew, so did my Kreative side. I began spending time in hobby/craft stores, walking around waiting for an idea to pop into my head. With aisles and aisles of ribbons, flowers, stencils and so on I was like a kid in a candy store. I would end up leaving with … Continue reading