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Kelli Miller

My husband (Ricky) of 20 years, our three wild and wonderfully different boys, five totally spoiled little dogs, a plethora of wild cats, and I live at Miller Manor! It is a 100 year old Colonial Style Farmhouse that is surrounded by hundreds of acres of farmland, in a small town on the coast of Southern Alabama.

Meal Planning: Save Time, Reduce Stress, Eat Healthy & Enjoy Your Family

The children are running around the kitchen, the dog is barking at the door, and supper should have been on the table thirty minutes ago! It’s a common scenario in many households come dinner time. The reason that most meal times don’t always go smoothly may because dinner the last thing on your mind and …

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Homeschooling with Autism

Another TOS Crew friend of mine, Wendy brings us a heart-wrenching story about how her Autistic  daughter is treated by the general public as well as great ideas! ~Kelli Hey, Lady, Do Ya Need Some Help? I’ve read several of the guest posts here over the last few weeks, and so many of them have …

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Let’s Eat Outside – Great, Kid-Friendly Picnic Ideas

Summer is finally here and with the kids home all day this is the perfect time for a picnic. Pack up some food, cool drinks and a blanket and head for the park, playground or even just the backyard. You can even entertain your little ones with a picnic on the kitchen or living room …

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Foil-Pack Taco Chicken

4 small boneless, skinless, chicken breast halves (1 lb)4 tsp. 5taco seasoning mixSalt & pepper to taste1/2 lb red potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced (about 2 cups)1/2 cup thick n chunky salsa3/4 cup four cheese Mexican cheese1/4 cup sour cream Preheat oven to 400 F. Sprinkle chicken with seasonings. Place 1/2 cup of the potatoes …

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Homeschooling… is it right for us? By Angie Vinez

So, this week I have a Guest Blogger for my homeschooling week! I am super excited to welcome her to my website for a few minutes! Angie is a homeschooling, work at home mom to 5. She runs an on-location photography studio, a web and graphic design service, and her newest endeavor, Buy By Mom. …

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Southern Roasted Pecans Recipe

This is my grandmother’s recipe.  She has 10 acres of Pecan Trees, but when I was growing up they had over 50 acres…. consequently, I have quite a few pecan recipes.  HA!  However, the roasted pecans recipe has been passed down for generations.  My great-grandmother could make them over the fire and my mother makes …

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