A Letter to My Eventual Daughter in Law

A Letter to My Eventual Daughter in Law

If you missed last week, when I shared a letter to my eventual son in law, you may want to go back and have a look at that letter to give you an idea of why I’m bothering to write these letters in the first place. To sum it up: I have hopes and dreams for my kids and I want the person each of them ends up marrying to know a little about what my expectations are. Even though I only have about 11 years of marriage under my belt and a little less than five as a parent, I want to capture my thoughts ... Continue Reading...


Using a Nutrimill: The Video

Using a Nutrimill: The Video

You've been asking for the longest time for me to do a video showing you how my grain mill works - so here it is! I hope you enjoy. Let me know if you have any questions. I'll put the links that I mentioned below so that you don't have to go hunting for them.  ... Continue Reading...


What We REALLY Want for Mother’s Day

What We REALLY Want for Mother’s Day

Okay, I know that Mother's Day is a while off...but I like to be prepared. And honestly, you need to prep for Mother's Day in advance...if you wait till the last minute, she'll know it (I'M TALKING TO YOU, HUSBAND). Know who else will know it? Mass retailers that feed on last minute husbands, that's who. You and every other man in the county will be fighting over the last Hallmark card, so take my advice and get this done now and keep your limbs. Now, let's get something out of the way right ... Continue Reading...


50 Healthy Smoothie Combos

50 Healthy Smoothie Combos

I've been working on this post for a few months. I like variety, and I got it into my head that I could make up 50 smoothie combos that were fast and easy...because, ain't nobody got time for smoothies that take a bunch of prep work - isn't that the point of  a smoothie? To blend and go? Preach it - that was spiritual. So, here is my list of 50 smoothie combos that are actually good for you - I put it together with my own geniousness and the help of my sister and Barry. You'll find that they ... Continue Reading...


What to Do When You and Your Spouse Don’t Agree About Money

What to Do When You and Your Spouse Don’t Agree About Money

Hello everyone! This is Sonja Sarr again, from Practical Stewardship thankful to be guest posting here on Stacy's blog. A few years ago it was apparent that it was time for the Sarrs to get a new-to-us family car. We bought our little white 1994 Toyota Tercel for $5000 cash in 1999 when we got married. We paid cash $4950 for our used Volkswagon Passat Wagon in 2006. By the time 2009 rolled around we had our third child. Before having our little guy, I made sure three car seats would fit in ... Continue Reading...