Joy Larson was raised in Montana, is a graduate of the University of Montana, mother of four, animal lover and writer.
A Little Piece of Heaven on Earth
I truly believe we live in one of the most beautiful places on earth. Not only is the scenery we enjoy here in Montana amazing, but the wildlife that live here make it spectacular. It’s hard not to feel lucky when you look around.
The Truth About Boys
As you may have noticed, I end all of my blogs with a tag line that proudly proclaims that I am the mother of four boys. I absolutely love being the mother of four boys. I wouldn’t trade them for the world.
Rice Krispies Ice Cream Cake Recipe
I ran across this recipe on Pinterest and can’t wait to try it. The combinations for this summery crunchy cake recipe are endless. This recipe can easily be manipulated to fit pretty much any one’s taste.
Simple Apple Spice Dump Cake Recipe
Every time I go to the grocery store I pick up a cake mix or two. There is a shelf in my pantry completely devoted to baking supplies. I love to make cupcakes and cakes. I make cupcakes at least once a week. You might wonder how I don’t have a weight problem with a hobby like this. The answer …
Creepy Disney Characters
My mom was a day care provider while I was growing up and I have kids of my own now, so I have seen my fair share of Disney Movies. I think there was only a five year window where I didn’t see every Disney movie that was released. I could play Disney Trivial Pursuit and clean up every time.
Cream Cheese Rhubarb Cookie Recipe
My mom has never had a green thumb. However, the one thing she could always manage to grow is rhubarb. I grew up hating rhubarb. How could something that was supposed to be a fruit be so sour? And it has the texture of celery. It’s definitely not my dream fruit.
I, like most people my age, have a healthy addiction to social media. I’m on Facebook at least once a day if not more. It’s a good thing I have a job or I would spend endless hours on this legal way to stalk people online.
Easy Breakfast Sausage, Egg and Cheese Crescent Recipe
If your kids are like mine then they are tired of eating cold cereal and toasted waffles for breakfast every morning. Between me trying to get ready for work and the youngest ready for daycare, I just don’t have a ton of time in the morning to make my kids a homemade breakfast.
Check a Box and Save a Life
I remember clearly the day I got my driver’s license. I think most of us probably do. It was a very important day in our lives, a milestone of sorts. That day not only did I become a licensed driver in the state of Montana, but I also became an organ donor.
Summertime Burger and Fry Spice Recipe
During the Summer the barbecue at my house gets used every day, sometimes more than once in a day. We cook almost everything on the barbecue when the weather is hot. This is mainly because we love the taste, but it also helps to keep the house cool too, not having to turn the oven on.