Snow Day Links and Ideas

Ideas and Links for a Snow Day - Here's some great ideas for you and your children on the next snow day!

Yay for the surprise delight of snow days! I absolutely love them. When we have a snow day, I do most of the things on this list. Hot chocolate is a snow day necessity and cherry limeade slushes made from snow are a delicious snow day treat! All Free Kids Crafts created a (free) printable… Read More →

20 Free Valentine Printables

20 Free Valentine's Day Printables - Looking for quick and festive decor Print and frame some of these cute printables for Valentine's Day!

Valentine’s Day is approaching quickly. I appreciate the diversion this one day brings during the middle of a cold winter. My snowmen decorations are still up but every year, I think how I’d like to add some Valentine’s decorations in February. I haven’t done much yet but I have printed and framed some Valentine’s Day prints!… Read More →

Valentine Links I Love

Valentine's Day Links

Today is already the last day of January and the start of February tomorrow means I’m thinking of Valentine’s Day! Maybe it’s the teacher in me, but there is much about the one day that I enjoy. We don’t do much in our house but I still enjoy the day. Some of my favorite ideas?… Read More →

Links I Love: Another Food Edition

Links I Love - Joyfully Thriving - Another Food Edition

With cold weather upon us, I’m thinking of comfort foods. Soup is at the top of my list! My husband likes a good chili but I like almost any kind of soup. Here are two new ones that I want to try – along with a couple other recipes that look tasty. Edie of Life… Read More →

Links I Love: January 17, 2015

It was a busy week in the Whirrett household! Andy was in charge of a basketball tournament this weekend, so he spent some late nights at school getting ready. I started four new piano students this week in addition to my current eight. Nathan had his 9 month check-up (a couple weeks behind schedule). He’s… Read More →

Links I Love: Appetizer Edition

Links I Love Appetizer Edition of Joyfully Thriving

I’m ready to start doing some baking again. I realized that several of the recipes on my list fall into the appetizer genre. I could make a whole meal of appetizers. When we get together with friends, we often do an appetizer style meal. Here are some of the new appetizers that I want to… Read More →

Top 10 Links Collection

I shared the most popular posts from Joyfully Thriving the other day in the form of a Top 10 post. Many of my other favorite blogs have done the same. It’s where I got the idea to do so last year – and this. In case you don’t read all of them, here’s a collection… Read More →

Pumpkin Recipe Links I Love

I love all things pumpkin. I bake pumpkin bread and muffins year round, but lately I’ve seen an influx of pumpkin recipes. Honestly? I want to try most of them! Here are some of the ones on my “pumpkin to make” list. Coupon Cutting Mom shared her recipe for Pumpkin Butter Cake. I made two… Read More →

Thanksgiving Recipe Idea Links

I’m working on my menu for Thanksgiving week. As I’ve already mentioned a time or two (because I’m quite excited about it), my family is coming for Thanksgiving. Some will be arriving in time for dinner on Tuesday of that week, and everyone heads out after lunch on Saturday. I have some of the meals… Read More →

Frugal SAHM Links I Love

This collection of links is not just for Stay at Home Moms, but it is for all of us who need some inspiration to continue living frugally. Of course, I think SAHMs might need some extra encouragement so that is why I’ve gathered this specific list of articles to share today. That, and I am… Read More →