Kisses and Kiddos
Household Schedules for Pathetic Schedulers – I really love this encouraging and practical advice from the Home Sanctuary blog.
We are All Minimizing Something – A straight-talk, thought-provoking post from the Becoming Minimalist blog.
I Smile When your Kid Misbehaves – I’m a big fan of the honesty, encouragement, and grace consistently displayed at the Hopeful Future blog.
The Myth of Doing it All – A great reality check about time management from The Confident Mom. (This is part of a whole series Susan is doing on time management for moms)
How We Want to Come Home – A good message about grace in this “Serious Wednesday” post from Stuff Christians Like.
Deal with Yourself – A very challenging post from The Generous Wife (part of Lori’s 13-day series on marriage lessons she has learned).
Creamy Pumpkin Pasta with Parmesan and Sage – Yes, the internet is overflowing with zillions of pumpkin recipes right now, but there aren’t many savory pumpkin dishes out there. This pasta from Bake Your Day looks easy and tasty.
Apple Cider Waffles – I love waffles, and this version from Add a Pinch looks like the perfect start to a weekend morning.
Loaded Baked Potato Soup – Pink Parsley’s recipe for this classic soup is a slow-cooker version, and sounds like the perfect dinner for a cool autumn evening.
Coffee BBQ Sauce – The Tasty Kitchen Blog has a step-by-step recipe for this unique homemade condiment.
Apple Fritter Cake – The Cookies & Cups blog features all the flavors of the breakfast pastry in cake form (and no deep-frying!)
Orange Margarita – I don’t think it’s possible to have too many different flavors of homemade fruity cocktails and this drink from the Foodie Bride looks like a great one to add to the list.
Chocolate Cream Filled Vanilla Sugar Doughnuts – WOW. Joy the Baker is awesome.
Spiked S’Mores Pie – A stunningly beautiful dessert from Sprinkle Bakes
Just for Fun and Giggles
Why do People Think Christians are Crazy Online? – Just. Stop. Please. (post from SCL)
11 Essential DIY Pumpkin-Carving Hacks – Some of these are pretty clever. (via Buzzfeed)
And, for your weekly overdose of cuteness:
Enjoy your weekend!