Copycat Chocolate Tall Cake

Ruby Tuesday Chocolate Tall Cake Copycat Recipe

Ruby Tuesday took their Chocolate Tall Cake off the menu a few years back and Hubs and I are still mourning the loss. During our dating days and early years of marriage we’d often stop by to share a Tall Cake and talk about our days. This Valentine’s Day we were reminiscing about our favorite […]

Peppermint Snow Cream

Peppermint Snow Cream

Snow cream is the last recipe I ever thought I’d be blogging. I only remember being able to make it one time during my childhood. Thanks to not one, but two snow days here in Alabama this week I had the opportunity to make some with my own children. Ingredients: 8 cups snow 1 can […]

Sweet and Sour Slow Cooker Meatballs {Gluten-free Dairy-free}

Sweet and Sour Slow Cooker Meatballs #glutenfree #dairyfree

My Crock Pot is getting a workout lately. How about yours? For some time I’ve been wanting to make slow cooker meatballs, but most of the recipes require premade frozen meatballs. Most brands of frozen meatballs are full of TVP (textured vegetable protein) and gluten so I wanted to make my own from ground beef. […]

Southerners in the Snow


Today is a snow day here in the Tennessee Valley. There’s nothing like watching Southerners in the snow. We’re not ashamed of our excitement over a few flakes!  Accumulation happens infrequently so we always make the most of it. How? We attempt to drive in it We rush outdoors half naked. It might melt away […]

8 Ways to Keep Kids Healthy During the Winter

8 ways to keep kids healthy during the winter

Does is seem like your kids are sick every other week this time of year? Are your little germ magnets bring home colds and spreading it to the rest of the family? This was the story of our lives last winter. Sweet T and Gus would come down with a cold or fever, keep it […]

Lego Duplo Playdate with Bricks 4 Kidz

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Sweet T and I enjoyed a Mommy and Me Lego playdate today, and Gus…well, wreaked havoc while we played. Beth from Bricks 4 Kidz offers after-school classes, preschool classes, camps, field trips, scouting activities, and birthday parties all featuring Lego or Duplo blocks. Our MOPS group got together for some preschool fun. Today’s Mommy and […]

Celebrating My Blogiversary with Origami Owl

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Last month marked three years of Sweet T Makes Three! I caught the blogging bug 5 months after becoming a mother and both events have changed my daily life tremendously. I’ll never be the same…in a good way! I have plenty of “mommy jewelry” to symbolize the love I have for my children, so when […]

Texas Toast Cornbread

Texas Toast Cornbread

Each month I meet with a group of local bloggers for lunch at a different restaurant. This month we tried out Moe’s Original BBQ and I couldn’t get enough of their cornbread! I couldn’t decide by looking at it if it was cornbread, Texas toast or biscotti, but after one bite I knew I’d be […]

10 Cent Flea Treatment

Cheap Flea Treatment for Cats #oilyfamily #youngliving

While our sweet kitty Cricket is an indoor cat, he escaped to the great outdoors one day last week. I was calling him other names besides “Sweet Kitty Cricket” as I was chasing him through the woods beyond our yard while trying to make sure Sweet T and Gus stayed safe in the Barbie Jeep. […]

Dollar Store Sewing Kit Valentine with Free Printable

Dollar Store Valentine with Free Printable

Last week at Dollar Tree I spotted these bagged sewing kits in purple and black. What a cute Valentine they’d make for girlfriends! Use the free printable below to make your sewing kit festive and you’ve got a memorable Valentine for only a dollar. A greeting card alone usually costs more than that!   Just […]