Tuesday Tip {Frozen Bananas}

September 24, 2013

I am normally not a picky eater. I’ll try most anything once and sometimes even twice. But I have a super sensitive texture thing going on when it comes to bananas. I buy them green and eat them right after they’ve turned yellow.  I like them very firm and NOT mushy at all!! Well that’s […]

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Main Dish Monday {Barbecue Chicken}

September 23, 2013

Hi there!!  Happy Monday!! My husband has recently returned from a trip to Central Asia.  While he was away, it was just me and my three babes holding down the home front.  While Dad’s away the rest of us will PLAY!!  We had something fun planned for every day!!  A visit to our local art […]

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Church Sign Success

September 14, 2013

*sigh* Church Signs Church Signs Church Signs What are we doing to ourselves??? It’s no secret that the church sign faux pas is one of the funniest phenomena.  Whenever I see a church sign while driving down the road I always crane my neck in the anticipation of a good laugh or at the very […]

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God Sings To Me

August 1, 2013

Have you ever heard God sing? We know that He does sing.  Zephaniah 3:17 tells us so. The Lord your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save; he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love; he will exult over you with loud singing. So, have you ever heard […]

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Tuesday Tutorial: Simple and Easy Easter Decor

March 5, 2013

Good morning, all!! I hope your week is off to a happy start.  We can’t complain here at the Sewell abode. Although, I was in need of a little retail therapy yesterday. Yep, it happens to the best of us. On my little excursion (that I spent mostly window shopping) I got inspired to put […]

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Main Dish Monday~ Spicy Chicken Tacos

March 4, 2013

Happy Monday everybody!! It’s been a COLD weekend in our neck of the woods.  The first meteorological day of Spring (March 1st) was a FRIGID one.  I hear it’s supposed to warm up near the weekend and I’m more than ready!! I love my springtime and sunshine! Speaking of weekends, I hope yours was relaxing […]

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Tutorial Tuesday: Melted Crayon Art

February 26, 2013

Happy Tuesday!!  And if you live in my neck of the woods, happy SUNNY Tuesday!!  I thought the rain was NEVER going to end!! We’ve been stuck inside it seems forever.  Instead of having a boring afternoon doing nothing but watching t.v. yesterday, Tobin suggested making some melted crayon art; to which I responded, “Why […]

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It’s Check-up Time Again

February 21, 2013

We made one of our regular treks to Birmingham this week for GI check-ups. It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything health related.  You can read about the allergic inflammatory disease, called Eosinophilic Esophagitis or EoE or EE or Eos, that both Tobin and Lilly have HERE. You can also watch this 3 minute cartoon […]

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A Lovely Tradition

February 14, 2013

How do you celebrate Valentine’s Day?? I’ll be honest and admit (as I’ve done before) I’m not a huge fan of Cupid’s holiday. The whole idea of chocolate, flowers, and dinner on the town has a feeling of superficiality to me. My husband and I have regular date nights.  Flowers die and in my minimalistic mind are […]

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Treats for My Valentines

February 12, 2013

Love is in the air!! Can you feel it? Can you smell it?? You could smeill it for sure if you were in the Sewell kitchen.  “What does a Sewell Valentine’s day smell like??” you ask. This year the aroma of melting butter and marshmallows permeates my culinary lair 2 days before this celebration of […]

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