Category: Busy at Home

A Playmate for Tyson

Posted July 30, 2018 by tambarr1 in Busy at Home, Busy Momming / 0 Comments
A Playmate for Tyson

  Andy had Woody, and Tyson will have James. Today, I observed my toddler cuddle with Elmo, pat Elmo on his back, and tell Elmo to lay down.  I witnessed him comfort, care for, and love Elmo in the same way that we comfort, care for, and love him.  It was the most adorable thing […]

Smothered Sister Chops

Posted June 28, 2018 by tambarr1 in Busy Cooking, Cooking With Tam / 0 Comments
Smothered Sister Chops

When it comes to pork chops, there is nothing I love eating more than those that have been well seasoned and pan-fried to perfection. In fact, I’ve been known to fry up some chops just like the ones I’m talking about.  Back when my cooking experience was limited, frying pork chops used to be the […]

What’s in my Target Shop..

Posted February 18, 2018 by tambarr1 in Busy at Home / 0 Comments
What’s in my Target Shopping Cart?

Now that Tyson is officially a toddler, I am planning ahead!  I have never been a fan of a character bedroom, but what is better than this Black Panther Bedding?  We are Marvel lovers anyway, so this bedding is perfect for my little prince, and my husband approves.  So if you have a little T’Shalla […]

Strawberry Delight

Posted February 11, 2018 by tambarr1 in Cooking With Tam / 0 Comments
Strawberry Delight

When it comes to cooking, there are two things that I love: slow cooking and semi-homemade recipes.  So today on While I Was Busy Thinking, I am sharing a semi-homemade recipe that one of my former students shared with me. Like me, she is now an educator, a wife, and a mommy, and we are […]

Soup, Glorious Soup!

Posted January 18, 2018 by tambarr1 in Busy Cooking, Cooking With Tam / 0 Comments
Soup, Glorious Soup!

Slow-Cooker Beef Vegetable Soup The other day, I cooked one of my childhood favorites, Beef Vegetable Soup.  Ann, my other mother, used to make the best beef vegetable soup when I was growing up.  As soon as she came home from the store with stew beef, cans of Veg-all and tomato paste, I knew what […]

Visions and Boards

Posted January 5, 2018 by tambarr1 in Busy at Home / 0 Comments
Visions and Boards

image via pinterest Happy New Year, Y’all! I do love the beginning of a new year, and I am so excited about 2018 and all that it has to offer.  To get this year off to a great start, I decided to host a Vision Board Party at my house.  I had been wanting to […]