Swedish Meatballs 1/2 cup fine dry bread crumbs 1/2 cup light cream 1/2 cup water 7 oz. ground beef 7 oz. ground lean pork 1 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. ground allspice 2 tbl grated yellow onion (and/or 2 crushed garlic cloves) 1 egg, beaten 3 tbl margarine or butter Mix the bread crumbs, cream and water. Set aside for 5 minutes. Mix the beef, pork, salt, allspice and onion. Gradually add the bread crumbs, then Read more

As part of the Power Of Mom learning circle I'm participating in we are reading this talk by Dallin Oaks. Have you ever experienced moments like this? What are your thoughts on this talk? October 2007 General Conference Good, Better, Best Dallin H. Oaks Of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles We have to forego some good things in order to choose others that are better or best Read more

* This post is taken from a great blog SAVING DINNER* Celebrate Cinco de Mayo PLUS a Free Recipe by Leanne Ely, C.N.C Cinco de Mayo is more than just another celebration paired with great food, it's a celebration paired with Mexican food! Yum, yum, one of my favorite ethnic food categories. Flavorful, spicy and delicious – always surprising and satisfying to everyone's taste buds. MM-SaleBut (isn’t there always Read more

(via Tiny White Daisies) My sister just had a baby and she's adjusting to life with a new baby. I told her above all the advice you recieve to "Trust Yourself'. A friend of mine has been looking for a new job. She is someone that I love and adore. But finding a new job is nerve racking and she's starting to doubt herself. I told her Read more

(via Garden View Cottage) Life as a mother of two, business owner, wife and friend over the last few months has been an adjustment. Some days I hear myself saying "I just can't get anything done" after cleaning up Logo's for the fifth time that day or getting buried with laundry. It's maddening. But as baby girl is almost 3 1/2 months old, I feel like we're getting Read more

Growing up in Utah my favorite moments have included skiing with my dad. It is a great honor to have my dad take our son skiing. Yesterday I got to tag a long to watch them ski. My brother had joined us but was not skiing due to a hurt back. But it worked out well because he stayed with the baby inside the lodge and Read more

This pregnancy has taught me to appreciate each sweet moment and has humbled me. At 28 weeks the doctors saw my cervix had significantly shortened and put me on strict bedrest and were given progesterone shoots each week. Due to the signs of preterm labor, we emotionally and physically prepared for another preemie. My biggest wish for our baby girl was simply to hold her, something that Read more