easy idea

With summer here, I thought it would be a great time to share a few ideas for building stronger family connections. 1. Don’t let Facebook (or other online activities) become the main place you build connections, institute “Face-Look”… Look your children in the eyes (face-to-face) and exclaim , “Face-Look status time!” then share what you […]

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Recipe: Chocolate Covered Pomegranate Seeds

by SomeGirl on November 21, 2011 · 9 comments

Mmmmm….. I tried some chocolate covered pomegranate seeds for the first time last month. I never would have thought of something like that on my own, but they were good! I’ve thought some about looking for them at our local natural foods store, but since my family has gone dairy free (for several different reasons) […]

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The JOY of an Encouraging Word

by SomeGirl on May 20, 2011 · 18 comments

Have you ever done that thing where you’re in a group of people that you know pretty well and you all write encouraging notes about each other and stick them on each others back? I don’t know what’s more enjoyable… reading the sweet things people say about you (when you were afraid no one would […]

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Laundry Art (Decorative I Spy)

by SomeGirl on July 7, 2010 · 48 comments

A little over a year ago I saw a picture of a friend’s “Laundry Art” and thought it was the GREATEST idea! She saves everything she finds in her dryer and adds it to a collage on a bulletin board in her laundry room. Since reading that, I’ve been collecting things I’ve found in a […]

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Sweet Tea (and Fried Pickles)

by SomeGirl on January 25, 2010 · 2 comments

My husband LOVES Chicken Express sweet tea! So, when I’m out and he’s at home working I pick one up for him… it’s like sugar water and it’s only 75 cents. It’s an easy, sweet (literally) way to show him I love him. (And, sometimes, while I’m there I get an order of fried pickles […]

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