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  • Gathering of Sisters by Darla Weaver | Mini Van Dreams

    Gathering of Sisters by Darla Weaver Review

    If you are a long time reader, you know how much I love the simple way of life Amish and Mennonite families lead.  When I was asked to review Gathering of Sisters by Darla Weaver, I jumped at the chance.  A book about the “real” lives of Old Order Mennonite?  Sign me up.  So, I […] Read more…

  • Car Chases and Bread Sandwiches | Mini Van Dreams

    Car Chases and Bread Sandwiches

    Today, October 11, 2018, my daddy has been in heaven 14 years.  Fourteen years without his love and support when I needed it most.  Fourteen years without hearing, “Who loves ya baby cakes?” when he would see me.  Fourteen years without my daddy.  I was flipping through old posts trying to find a favorite about […] Read more…

Planner Printables

  • Free Printable Planner Stickers: Peachy Keen | Mini Van Dreams

    Free Printable Planner Stickers: Peachy Keen

    This time of year always brings the taste and smell of peaches to mind.  You drive past road side stands and farmer’s markets with big signs proclaiming, “Fresh Peaches!”  When searching for a theme this week for my free printable planner stickers, I came across these Peachy Keen graphics and it made me smile.  So, […] Read more…

  • Free Printable Planner Stickers: School Time | Mini Van Dreams

    Free Printable: School Planner Stickers

    School is almost back in session… and who wants to sit and write all those important dates in their planner?  Not me. Grab my free printable school planner stickers and save some time!  These cute pencils have events already filled in – from meetings, to picture day, to graduation day – there are even some […] Read more…

Recipes

  • Saucy Turkey Burger with Pico | Mini Van Dreams

    Saucy Turkey Burger with Pico

    Oh my!  You have to try this Saucy Turkey Burger with Pico.  This delicious burger is on the table as quick as it takes you to cook the turkey burger!  Really.  I was walking through the grocery store and stumbled across a bottle of chili sauce in the condiment aisle.  I had never had it […] Read more…

  • Bacon and White Cheddar Pork Chops | Mini Van Dreams

    Bacon and White Cheddar Pork Chops

    You know how some days you just get tired of chicken?  And plain pork chops are so boring!  I decided to kick it up a bit and came up with these Bacon and White Cheddar Pork Chops.  I mean… bacon, tomatoes, and white cheddar cheese… how could it be wrong?  These are perfect in the oven, […] Read more…

DIY & Crafts

  • Santa Boots Decoration | Mini Van Dreams

    Santa Boots Decoration

    These Santa boots were definitely not made for walking… but, they would look adorable on your mantle or as an extra-special way to give small gifts, gift cards, or candy.  The best part is, you can make these in a couple of hours and have them ready for gift giving or to decorate your home.  […] Read more…

  • Easy Birthday Gift Tag | Mini Van Dreams

    Easy Birthday Gift Tag

    Have you ever gotten one of those gifts that someone wrapped beautifully – almost too pretty to open?  They always have an amazing gift tag attached, right?  Well, you can make your own easy birthday gift tag with some scraps and birthday candles – in less than 15 minutes!  Jazz up the next birthday gift […] Read more…

Family Life

  • Car Chases and Bread Sandwiches | Mini Van Dreams

    Car Chases and Bread Sandwiches

    Today, October 11, 2018, my daddy has been in heaven 14 years.  Fourteen years without his love and support when I needed it most.  Fourteen years without hearing, “Who loves ya baby cakes?” when he would see me.  Fourteen years without my daddy.  I was flipping through old posts trying to find a favorite about […] Read more…

  • Free Printable Planner Stickers: Peachy Keen | Mini Van Dreams

    Free Printable Planner Stickers: Peachy Keen

    This time of year always brings the taste and smell of peaches to mind.  You drive past road side stands and farmer’s markets with big signs proclaiming, “Fresh Peaches!”  When searching for a theme this week for my free printable planner stickers, I came across these Peachy Keen graphics and it made me smile.  So, […] Read more…

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