Shelf-Eating Challenge

It’s officially summer over here! My kids’ last day of school was last week, and my own work slows way down over the summer. As a result, summer is a great time for us to tackle new projects or to take up a new challenge. That’s exactly

Take the Trip Again

Many of you who have been following my journey know that my mom has been on hospice care for almost two years now. In fact, two years ago, they told me to come immediately and say goodbye. They didn’t expect her to last much longer.

Growing Food in Full Force

We began transplanting our veggies, fruits, and herbs into our raised beds this weekend. And I am so freaking excited. We have 5 standing beds in the backyard, meaning the dogs cannot reach them. We have one of these 24″ high beds

Seriously, again…Appliance Headaches

And just when things are running along smoothly, something breaks. This time it’s my washing machine. Evidently the sensor on my lid is broken so the washing machine doesn’t recognize that it’s closed and therefore, will not wash clothes.

Garage Sale Wins

I am not a garage sale girl. But after my neighbor across the street died, his grand-daughter has been trying to slowly clean out the house. So I ambled over to chat one afternoon. I had been in his house plenty of times as we were helping

Family Size – Really?

For the last 5-6 months, I have really been limited in what I ate. What I purchased. I’ve lived on sandwiches, eggs, bacon, and some fruit and veggies. This is not a complaint at all. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed my food. Chosen it as my staples

We Bought a Used Car

Good news and bad news! Our Fiesta died after reaching nearly 200,000 miles. It would not start up anymore and our mechanic said the repairs would cost more than the car was worth, so we should just invest in a used car. But the good news

11 Essential Strategies for Digital Marketing

Embarking on the journey of entrepreneurship is an exciting endeavor filled with opportunities and these essential strategies for digital marketing can get you started in the right direction. In today’s digital age, establishing a strong

Electric Lawnmower Purchased

I bit the bullet and purchased a lawn mower. Electric, self propelled, and the right size for my yard. Here she is in all her beauty. And the guys (my two daughter’s friends) were super excited to try it out. Phew, a few more weeks until I