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 […]

Slow-Cooker Baked Potato Soup

Posted February 17, 2018 by tambarr1 in Busy Cooking, Food / 0 Comments
Slow-Cooker Baked Potato Soup

Just when you thought it was okay to pull out the grill, it turned cold again. What can I say, that’s how things go in the fickle state of NC. But don’t be dismayed, I’ve got just what you need to stay warm and cozy on a rainy, less than ideal, day! So go shopping because […]

A Week of Outfits

Posted February 15, 2018 by tambarr1 in Fashion / 0 Comments
A Week of Outfits

This week I tried something new, and I think that it worked.  I made the conscious effort to share a week’s worth of my work outfits, and I have to say, my style choices were well received.  So I have added some of the items I wore, (or similar to) what I wore, on the […]

Strawberry Delight

Posted February 11, 2018 by tambarr1 in Food / 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 […]

Currently Loving Universal Thr..

Posted February 7, 2018 by tambarr1 in Busy Shopping, Fashion / 0 Comments
Currently Loving Universal Thread (Thanks Target)

The links in this post contain affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. However, the opinions are my own, and I LOVE Universal Thread– thanks, Target! Tees are the penultimate anytime essential but especially necessary for Spring! So it’s always a plus when you can […]

If the Price (Shoe) Fits- Comm..

Posted February 3, 2018 by tambarr1 in Fashion, Favorites / 0 Comments
If the Price (Shoe) Fits- Commit

The links in this post contain affiliate links, and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link, but ALL opinions are my own!   I love shopping, but with the way my life is set up– meaning my obligation to maintain food and shelter for my babes– I can’t […]

Soup, Glorious Soup!

Posted January 18, 2018 by tambarr1 in Busy Cooking, Food / 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 […]

Broken and Barren, but not dea..

Posted December 19, 2017 by tambarr1 in Favorites / 0 Comments
Broken and Barren, but not dead

      As 2017 comes to a close, I’d like to talk to you a bit about Dreams, what it means to be a dreamer, and why you should never let your dreams die.      You see, I am one of the dreamiest dreamers I have ever met.  I mean even my dreams […]