Printable Medicine Tracker – Preparing for Cold & Flu Season

It’s the beginning of cold and flu season. . .already. My 6-year-old was sick with a cold and a fever just two weeks ago during the last week of summer camp. The sickness seemed to then move through the house taking on a bit of a different form for each of us. Blah. If there’s one thing I can’t stand more than anything else, it’s germs!! I was happy that we were able to get over our family illness before {Read More}

Cast Iron 101

Cast Iron 101 – How to season and care for your cast iron skillet! I received a cast iron pan as a Christmas gift from my mother-in-law. A couple days later I was talking to my husband’s grandmother (Grandma Z.), telling her about the pan. It was actually the second one I had owned. The first one we received as a wedding gift. It just sat in a bin downstairs in our basement for at least three years. I finally sold {Read More}

6 Ways to Prepare Your Family for Flu Season

This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure.  Uggh. . .dreaded fall and winter. Don’t get me wrong. I love all the seasons. . .some more than others. But when the weather starts cooling down and the leaves start falling off the trees I know I better start getting my family and my home ready for germs. . .and flu season. It’s a bit like a looming storm cloud each and every year. You never know how hard it may {Read More}