Happy Memorial Day

Homemade memorial day decorationsWishing everyone a wonderful day today!

We will be visiting a cemetery and remembering those who served and sacrificed, hoping to make the world a better place.   My kids love our family tradition of coloring pictures for decorating graves instead of buying flowers.  I described it last year in my post, Dairy-Free Memorial Day Waffles.

homemade graveside decorations

What traditions do you have on Memorial Day weekend?

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Simple Chicken Salad

chicken salad in cream puff shell
Chicken Salad in Cream Puff Shell

Quick and simple to make, this chicken salad is perfect for celebrating a warm spring day.

Today was a crazy day.  I entered an appointment into my calendar with the wrong time, and showed up to the appointment only to find out I had missed it.  Then, being late seemed to be the theme for the rest of the day.   I don’t know about you, but when I have a crazy day like this, I figure it must be time to simplify.  Continue reading