1 Gift Giving Idea Your Family Will Love

Gift giving when you’ve been married a while can be harder to come up with. When you’ve been married a really, long time gets even harder.   This will be our 30th Christmas.   Last year at Christmas time, my husband says what he always says.   “Don’t get me anything for Christmas.”   Well, Read More

How to Make a Hot Cold Pack

Many of you asked how to make a hot-cold pack used in the period survival kit. This post contains affiliate links. I will earn a commission at no additional charge to you if you make a purchase using my links. Click here to see my full disclosure policy. In the spirit of full disclosure, although I do Read More

My Blog Identity Crisis and What I’m Doing About It

I’ve been away too long…did you miss me?  What happened?  Where did I go? Well, I’ve been having a blog identity crisis I’ve been like an ostrich with her head in the sand. More like sitting on the couch with Netflix and cookies. Not too many cookies, but definitely too much Netflix. When you have Read More

4 Signs You Are The Annoying Neighbor

We’ve all had an annoying neighbor or two over the years. Okay, maybe more than two. Maybe they aren’t as bad as in Neighbors 2 or the first Neighbors for that matter. But what if the person everyone avoids is you! Some behaviors are obviously going to piss me off. Like if your dog shits Read More

Are You A Professional Busybody?

I have a new favorite saying. “Busy bodies can’t be busybodies.” I use this as a reminder to my kids when they are tattling or into each others business. If you’re sticking to your business you don’t have time for anybody else’s.   It helps remind me too when I get into a situation they could Read More