Family Life

One year ago and today…

One year ago today, my kids and I were sitting in a gym on a small Army post in Vilseck, Germany awaiting the arrival of our soldier. He was returning from his 4th combat tour and we were elated that he was really coming home to us again. There is no other type of worry… Continue reading One year ago and today…

Breakfast, Family Life, Food

What to do for breakfast when your power is out (or how to BBQ pancakes)

Weekends around here usually involve a homemade breakfast. Well, that tends to be a bit difficult when you wake up to no electricity and you have an electric stove. (Disclaimer- This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, please see Disclosure Policy.) My husband decided that he was making breakfast anyway and fired up… Continue reading What to do for breakfast when your power is out (or how to BBQ pancakes)