Archives for August 2009

Feeding the Ducks

One of our favorite local Soddy Daisy restuarants is Steve’s Landing. They have the best queso dip and onion rings! Steve’s sits right on the lake and has outdoor seating for you if you want to dock your boat and walk up in your bathing suit. During the summer it is a pretty busy place! […]

Jonah says…

“I love corns!” Jonah has upgraded to eating corn off the cob instead of mommy cutting it off for him… Here at the Happy Brown House, we are squeezing out every last drop of summer…


Fear~a distressing emotion aroused by impending danger, evil, pain, etc., whether the threat is real or imagined; the feeling or condition of being afraid. You can be afraid of the dark, your shadow, change, and the truth. Fear can stop you in your tracks and keep you from moving. Spiders, snakes, heights, and enclosed spaces […]

Our Little Cuddlebug

Jonah & DaddyAugust 2007 One thing we love about Jonah is that he loves to cuddle…always has. Last night as we were getting him to wind down for bed, he was going back and forth between mommy and daddy-cuddling for a minute, giving a kiss, and then just as we’d get settled…it was time to […]

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…

It’s that time again…Kmart Double Coupons! Seriously, I love Kmart Doubles! Go here for a list of freebies and cheapies. (Click on the Kmart logo and a coupon match-up list will appear).

Movin’ on up…

Aaack! I was featured today in the Birthday Party Round-Up at One Pretty Thing!!! I noticed an email telling me I had a comment on the blog and the commenter was congratulating me….I’m so excited! (By the way, I’m singing “Movin’ up…” the theme song from The Jeffersons in my head now!) So, hop on […]

Pasta…It’s to “dye” for!

What do you do when your pantry is full of pasta and you still have coupons to get more pasta for 30 cents a box? You dye it! Easy-Peasy Dyed Pasta Tutorial Materials: fun-shaped pasta rubbing alcohol food coloring -Place pasta in a plastic bag -Pour a few tablespoons of rubbing alcohol into the bag […]