I’ll be honest. My It Works business is not going at all as planned. I love the products I’m using. I’m super excited about them. But I have get to sign one loyal customer. 😦 I’m not sure what else to do? Okay, that’s a lie. There are several things I have not tried in… Continue reading My It Works Update
Winter Storm Jonah slammed the eastern seaboard a couple of days ago. While we missed the huge snowfall of our neighbors to the east, Jonah did wave as he blew by. He dropped about eight inches of fluffy, white stuff on us here in the mid-state.
Four years ago today my life changed. A lot. Daniel and I drove to Kingston Springs after work to pick up Jack the Border Collie. He hesitated a few moments before trying the stairs up the porch to the front door. But quickly decided a few steps couldn’t stop him from exploring his new home.… Continue reading Happy Fourth ‘Gotcha Day’ Jack
My reading goal for 2015 is pretty simple: read one non-fiction book per quarter. Why? Simple, really. I don’t typically read a lot of non-fiction. Decided it’s time to stretch and grow a little. Or a lot. This first quarter I chose Brene Brown’s book The Gifts of Imperfection. It’s kicking my butt. I may… Continue reading Current Read
Sometimes in order to make unpleasant tasks tolerable, I let my mind wander, and wonder, while working. Scooping the dog poop out of the yard is one of those unpleasant tasks. Over the weekend I found myself making some interesting observations about how sometimes poop parallels life. Clean up your own messes Often, the fresher… Continue reading Observations While Scooping Poop
A new year. Evolving thoughts and goals. Things that once filled my mind no longer matter. I have come to truly believe that saying that the most important things aren’t things at all. Friendships become more important to me the older I get. Several friends and I started the new year by meeting for breakfast… Continue reading Hello 2015
Every Friday that you can spare it, pick your favorite charity and give five dollars.
As of 1030 central time we cut the cable TV cord. Not only will this save us about $80 per month it shortens the list of excuses we both make for not doing other, more important things. Yes, we will still watch TV. I bought a digital antenna from Amazon for about $25 so we… Continue reading Cutting the Cable Television Cord
Hi 2014. Welcome to the world. I’m glad to see you, but I’ve got some super important and high expectations from you. Just so we can get off on the right foot together I’ll share some of them with you. To be clear, 2014, you’re my year of returns. Here’s what that means to me.… Continue reading Returns
Catchy title-LOL! But seriously covers my weekend. Reading: need to catch up on my TBR stack/file. Books to finish. Books to start. Books to write a review for. Goal for the next week-finish Captives and read one other. Writing: gearing up for NANO. Trying to get out of my own mind about it. I really… Continue reading Reading, Writing, Facebook, and Dog Vomit