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12 tips for Valentine’s Day

February 5, 2019
Filed under Chore of the Day

Submitted by Happy Housewife Mary Ladies, Saint Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and love is in the air. I am so excited to share with you some very romantic and very awesome ways that you can make that special someone, the kiddies, and friends feel loved and cherished this Valentine’s Day. Here are a […]

Party Wings

January 31, 2019
Filed under Recipes & Cooking

         2 LBS. Chicken Drummers (mini drumsticks) 6-to 8 cups of oil, for frying ~HEAT oil to 375 degrees in a large, heavy, deep-sided skillet.  While chicken is cooking, make one or more of the sauces below. Fry chicken in hot oil for about 16 minutes, turning often. ~Remove cooked chicken from oil, drain […]

Peppered Flank Steak

January 31, 2019
Filed under Recipe of the Day

1 1/2 lb. lean flank steak 1 tsp. cracked or freshly ground pepper 1 garlic clove, minced 1/4 tsp. kosher salt 1 tsp. olive oil 1 tbsp. balsamic vinegar 2 tbsp. fresh lemon juice Rub the steak with the pepper and salt. In a skillet, heat the oil on medium-high heat. Add the garlic and […]

Layered Dip

January 31, 2019
Filed under Recipes & Cooking

* 1 Can (15 oz) Refried or black beans * 2 or 3 Tablespoons spicy salsa * 1 1/2 Cups Sour Cream * 1 Cup Prepared Guacamole * 1 Cup Shredded Cheddar Cheese (4 oz) * 2 Medium Green Onions, chopped * 1/4 Cup sliced ripe olives * Tortilla Chips Mix beans & salsa. Spread […]

A Love Letter to your honey…

January 31, 2019
Filed under Marriage & Family

There is nothing more romantic and FREE than writing a romantic letter to your honey. If you feel ‘strange’ about this you can simply list all the wonderful attributes your mate possesses. This can be a bullet list. You are a great mom. You are an amazing woman. You have made me so happy, etc. […]

Time for shaping up!

December 30, 2018
Filed under Health & Nutrition

Okay girls no more excuses. Get off your ass! Spring will be here before you know it, and what better Resolution? We are all going to become healthier, leaner, stronger, and smarter! If you can lose that extra weight you are going to feel great Let’s do it together You will feel less stressed You […]

Budget 101: Where to begin

December 30, 2018
Filed under Budgeting & Work from Home

Change always is difficult. You may have been saying to yourself “I’m not good with money” or “I don’t know what I’m doing”. Well, you’re wrong on both counts. Did you know that becoming financially savvy isn’t about the book knowledge so much as it is about your nature? Most of us have the basics […]

Cabin fever kids

December 30, 2018
Filed under Tip of the Day

Looking for something to entertain the kids when it’s raining or too cold to go outside? Crafts can keep kids busy for hours- and best of all, can be educational. There are crafts you can make with kids of all age groups, from preschoolers through grade school. Clear your kitchen table off and gather some […]

Reinventing Yourself

December 30, 2018
Filed under Darla's Blog

As housewives we have left our careers behind to raise our family. And that is the most important job we could ever have. But what happens when the children leave the nest? I am at the age when I have a lot of my girlfriends who have older children going off to college. What happens […]

Darla’s Schedule

December 30, 2018
Filed under Cleaning & Organization

Every Day Make the bed as soon as you wake up. Wash up—do your make-up, throw on some jeans and a tee. Wipe down the bathroom counter when you leave the bathroom in the morning. Wipe mirrors, my kids always spit toothpaste onto them, I keep Windex wipes under the sink. Do a load of […]

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