Commissioning

On Friday, Justin had his commissioning ceremony. I’m so proud of him. I wrote him a letter that I wanted to make public. Dear Justin, Day to day life is so overwhelming and I sometimes forget that you are a part of something much bigger. I see you playing games with the boys, entertaining Audrey… Continue reading Commissioning

Life Updates

Life has been a bit overwhelming lately. Both boys have started school. They are doing well and like their teachers. It’s been hard getting back to the school routine. No one likes the early mornings. We also have an update on the home buying. Our blue house fell through. Unfortunately, no one would insure such… Continue reading Life Updates

Recipes From The Past: 1830’s Captain Sanderson’s Boiled Pork and Bean Soup

I’m starting a new series that I’m calling Recipes From The Past, where I will research and pick out a recipe from various time periods, cook it, and make my family try it. The first recipe I am trying is called Captain Sanderson’s Boiled Pork and Bean Soup. This is a recipe made popular in… Continue reading Recipes From The Past: 1830’s Captain Sanderson’s Boiled Pork and Bean Soup