No Bake Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies for Santa

Chocolate No Bake Cookies from Life after Laundry

I know, I know. It’s the standard to leave nicely decorated sugar cookies. Well, my husband Santa prefers these. This is a recipe that I got from my mom, and it was one of my very first blog post. Now, of course, being one of my first post it didn’t have a picture, and wasn’t entered into a nice […]

Making Angels to Remember


  I have struggled with this post all week. I have shed tears, and wrote about my thoughts describing them 10 different ways, only to hit delete. It is not easy to talk about these kind of things, but that isn’t really the problem. How is it possible that I could have plenty to say, […]

Homemade Baby/ Make-Up Remover Wipes


  I found a recipe on Pinterest months ago that was labeled “homemade make-up remover wipes.” When I clicked on it, the recipe was actually for baby wipes, but you could alter the ingredients slightly to produce the make-up remover version. When my son was born someone suggested making wipes and I turned up my […]

Cleaning a Ceiling Fan Without the Dust Storm


It seems like Christmas time turns into something like “spring cleaning” around our house. I spend a lot of time cleaning to make room for holiday decorations, and of course for up coming guest. This pin will definitely help me with that last part- cleaning for guest. Because cleaning a ceiling fan is at the […]

Corn and Mushroom Chowder

corn chowder

I’ll be honest, I didn’t grow up eating a lot of soups. It just wasn’t something that was fixed in our house. So, for a while , as an adult I tended not to cook soups either. My husband is working really hard to broaden my horizons, so this winter I have probably made more […]

How To Unclog A Drain Naturally


While I was pregnant, my husband and I would make regular trips to Barnes and Noble. In fact, on one trip we got some baby name books, and I told him we weren’t leaving until  we had  a name for our baby boy. (This was after months of going back and forth. And , Yes, […]

Purely Apple- Applesauce


I don’t know about you, but when I am sick, there are only certain foods that sound good to me. OK, it’s really just one food… potatoes, in any form. I don’t know why, it is just all I ever want. I can remember my dad bringing home potato wedges from KFC when I was […]

My New Blog Home


I am so glad that you stopped by. It is official now. I am on WordPress. I guess you could say I have unpacked all my boxes, but I still have a some decorating to do. So, please bare with me as I am settling in to my new home. I will be starting a […]