The Aeropress: The Secret to a Great Cup of Coffee

How to make the best home brewed coffee that doesn’t break the bank!


Raise your hand if you love coffee?! I’m one of those people whose bloodstream is part coffee. I know it’s terribly clichéd but I FRIGGIN LOVE COFFEE!! I have a friend who somehow made it through college without coffee. How I will never understand. But anyway, today I am going to talk to you about my favorite way to brew coffee, the Aeropress!

(This is not a sponsored post. Aeropress has no clue who am I. I just LOVE this product)

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An Easy Way to Transform the Way you Homeschool

An easy no frills, no prep, no cost method to introduce to your homeschool.


Honestly guys, I think I have found it. An idea that will revolutionize the way you homeschool. It’s easy, it’s flexible, and best of all it is completely, 100%, totally, frugally, free!!! Are you ready?! Hold on to your feet because I am about to blow your socks off. I present to you: office hours!!

Office hours in a college sense, not a business sense. Office hours, for those who don’t know, are a set period of time that professors are in their offices to help students with any problems, questions, or concerns they have about their course work.

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Brandy Old Fashioned, Wisconsin’s Cocktail

Wisconsin’s version of the classic Old Fashioned cocktail, the Brandy Old Fashioned! Sweet or sour, it’s a perfect evening cocktail.

Brandy Old Fashioned

Let me tell you a story, a story about a woman who lived in Wisconsin for almost 10 years before truly embracing the state drink: the Brandy Old Fashioned. Before you judge me too harshly, it didn’t take me so long to embrace New Glarus Spotted Cow, but that is besides the point 😉 I think I can officially label myself a Wisconsonite as the Brandy Old Fashioned is one of my favorite cocktails!

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10 Hobbies for Housewives


I hear a lot of women say, “I could never stay at home with my kids. I would get so bored!” Or “I have all this free time at home and I have no idea what to do with myself!” Whether you just became a housewife or you have been one for several years, the key to being a successful housewife it taking care of YOU!! And a key element of that is pursuing a hobby. A hobby is defined as “a pursuit outside one’s regular occupation that is engaged in primarily for pleasure.” It seems like such a luxury to have spare time to take just to yourself but it is essential for your mental well-being. You are more than a wife and a mother! You need to take care of you.

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The Secret to the Best Pizza Ever


I don’t like to brag but I make some pretty delicious pizza. I know, I know. I said the same thing about my chocolate chip cookies, but the pizza is pretty BA if I do say so myself. Pizza is, after all, the perfect food. It’s portable, cheesy, and it is the perfect bite! I know it’s very easy to order a pizza these days, but I think everyone should give homemade pizza a try! And the secret to great pizza is all in the dough.

I have 2 basic tips when it comes to making pizza. One, it all starts with the dough. It’s part art and part science when it comes to pizza dough. And don’t be surprised if you have to try a couple of times for it to be perfect. Don’t get me wrong, if you make this dough it will turn out great! But if you want it to be perfect, you may need a couple of cracks at it. Tip number two is invest in a pizza stone. It is a game changer people. Trust me.

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