August 4, 2017 Alicia

Do you ever wish you could travel back in time and slap yourself? Yeah, that’s me when I think of how I complained about how it took so long to potty train my oldest son. It took 2 ½ weeks. You live and you learn with this parenting gig! I’ve spent the better part of the past 4 years trying to potty train my youngest child who happens to have special needs. As with everything else in life he got it…in his time! I just want to encourage other parents who will follow in my footsteps that it CAN be…

August 4, 2017 Alicia

I was mostly healthy as a child though I did have occasional bouts of bronchitis. I remember being put in the bathroom with hot water running in the shower and I would sit in the bathroom and breathe the steam in to help break up my cough. That all changed when I turned 15 and started my sophomore year of highschool. I began throwing up often and it was worse in the mornings. Any time I would eat anything at all if felt so heavy like a brick in my stomach. I’m a petite person and I lost so much…

August 4, 2017 Alicia

Ingredients: 6-8 Russet potatoes 8 Vlasic sweet pickles ½ cup sweet pickle juice 1 stalk celery Paprika 4 eggs 1 cup mayo (We prefer Miracle Whip) ½ onion Directions: Wash then peel and dice potatoes Put 1 ½ cups of water in the instant pot with the trivet (rack) to keep the potatoes from sitting in the water Put the potatoes in the instant pot and nestle the eggs in the potatoes Press manual and cook for 4 minutes and quick release when it’s done Dice pickles, onion, and celery Drain the potatoes and put into bowl then pour pickle…