Our Favorite Things To Do in the Black Hills and Surrounding Area

We couldn’t wait to head to South Dakota for our vacation this year. The last time we were in the Black Hills area, our daughter had just turned two and I was pregnant with our son. That was four years ago! Now that the kids are a little older we were ready to head backContinue reading “Our Favorite Things To Do in the Black Hills and Surrounding Area”

Sheet Pan Supper | Chicken with Garden Vegetables

What can you do when your counters are full of fresh peppers and tomatoes from the garden? Slice them up for supper! The first time I made this sheet pan supper, our kids (1 and 4 years old) loved it! It’s a great recipe to have on hand because it’s quick, healthy, and delicious. IngredientsContinue reading “Sheet Pan Supper | Chicken with Garden Vegetables”

How to Save Time Managing Weeds in the Garden

Let’s get real. We’re about 3 weeks past our frost date in our zone, and I know some of you might be ready to throw in the towel. I saw several brand new gardens last weekend that were about to be completely consumed in weeds, so you’re not alone. Remember how you carefully chose yourContinue reading “How to Save Time Managing Weeds in the Garden”

How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

Painting our kitchen cabinets has been on the list of “Someday Projects” ever since we moved in to our house 5 years ago. I never gave it too much thought until this year. When I decided to do it, the color options I could go with consumed me. How does one just choose a color?!Continue reading “How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets”

Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies

An Easy Recipe for Kids A fun way to get your kids creating in the kitchen is to have them make these easy cookies. Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies (or Peanut Butter Blossoms) are fast and delicious! Ingredients 1 cup creamy peanut butter1 cup white sugar1 egg1 teaspoon vanilla extract16 milk chocolate kisses Directions Cream peanutContinue reading “Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies”

Favorite Places to Visit with Our Toddler | South Dakota & The Black Hills

A couple of years ago we decided it was time to head back to western South Dakota with our toddler for vacation. Kyle and I hadn’t been there since we were kids and we wanted to see everything we could with fresh eyes. B had just turned 2 and we had faith she’d handle theContinue reading “Favorite Places to Visit with Our Toddler | South Dakota & The Black Hills”