How to Master Making A Pie Crust

Confession: When it comes to pie making the crust is the hardest thing to master.  I have tried different crust recipes and every time the crust would not turn out well.  After experimenting a bit,  I discovered the trick to a great crust is: 1.) quality flour, 2.) very cold ingredients- butter, egg, and water and […]

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Creating New Coffee Habits

Today is National Coffee Day!  Most of my family and friends know I have a thing for coffee.  Buy me a coffee or brew me some coffee and I am the happiest person. What can I say, coffee is my love language! For awhile, Andy and I would always treat ourselves to Starbucks coffee every […]

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Introducing Zélie Marie Browne

The wait is finally over.  Baby Girl Browne is here! Introducing our daughter, Zélie Marie Browne.  She arrived July 11th, 2016 at 7:53P.M., weighing 7lbs. 8oz. and 19.75 inches. Mom and baby are doing great.  Big brothers, Fulton and Isaac are loving their new sister and dad is getting more protective of his daughter by […]

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Weekends

Yay! It is Friday!  Oh, wait I’m a mom.   Even so, there is something about the weekends that just seem slower paced and a great time to regroup after a wild week with being at home with the kids.  The weekends here at the Browne house are very laid back.  Our family usually tries […]

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Baby steps

Listed below are the 7 baby steps that Dave Ramsey (America’s money guy) teaches that our family is using to achieve our long-term financial goals. Baby step #1– Save $1,000 for a starter emergency fund. Baby step #2– The Debt Snowball (make minimum payments on all debt. Any extra money is thrown onto the smallest debt. […]

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