Girls On the Run

I remember moving back to Cincinnati in 2006 and living with good friends while Andy stayed in Alabama finishing his job and selling our very first house. I was staying in Mason. And my friend received some sort of Mason Magazine. In that fall issue was an article about a newer organization in town –

How to Cook Bacon in the Oven

How to Cook Bacon in the Oven

I love bacon. I hate the mess bacon makes while cooking it on top of the stove in a skillet. So I quit making bacon, but I missed it. So much. Then I decided to try baking it in the oven. Game changer! It’s so simple. The clean-up is quick and amazing. The bacon is

Heated Mattress Pad

Heated Mattress Pad

Seriously…how have I lived without this thing? Suddenly “everyone” had one and I kept hearing about how warm their bed was over and over and over. I didn’t think Andy would allow it in the house. But then I discovered it’s DUAL controlled! He never has to turn on his side. When I told him

Butler County Donut Trail

Butler County Donut Trail

Our local Visitors Bureau is up to no good. They are not helping with my sugar cravings! They are promoting a Donut Trail throughout our county as a fun tourism activity. You can find all of the information by going to the official Donut Trail website. The main things to understand are that there are

Disney Cruise Attire – What We Wore

Disney Cruise Attire – What We Wore

One of the hardest things to decide about a Disney Cruise is what to pack to wear to dinner! Daytime is simple – swim suits and cover-ups and comfy summer active wear. But when it’s time to come out of the sun and get cleaned up for dinner, that’s when packing can become tricky. Packing for

I Love to Eat – More Favorite Food Finds

I Love to Eat – More Favorite Food Finds

You might have seen my post a few months ago listing some current favorite restaurants. Well, since I’m always up for trying something new…here are a few more local places that are going to be added to our normal restaurant rotation. And just like last time, this is a quick overview. If you are curious

Christmas Lights

Christmas Lights

These Warm White LED Mini Lights saved my marriage. Well…kinda. You could say it was the neighbor who introduced these to us who really saved our marriage. Again, sorta. Last year Andy switched our Christmas tree lights over to LED. And I cried all of December. They were SO BRIGHT!!!!!!!! Our tree is in our