You know how a song can connect you to many emotions and memories? Like when you hear the Full House theme song and instantly are transported to Friday nights and eating pizza on the living room brown shag carpet? A few days ago I had one of these song-connected moments. It happened while putting my… Continue reading 5 Years Spent At Home
For as far back as I can remember, I have always LOVED Saturday mornings. Anyone else remember Disney’s One Saturday Morning? Pepperann, Recess, Doug? Anyone? Some of my favorite Saturday mornings were in my tween and teen years. My parents were so great in allowing me to sleep in, but like a child, my excitement… Continue reading What I Learned on Saturday Mornings…
I am a person who likes to learn new things, hear new advice, make lists, RESEARCH, and then start a project. Problem is…I am terrible at finishing things. If you show up at my house unannounced on any given Tuesday you will find piles. A pile of clean clothes – not yet folded. A pile of health insurance… Continue reading Best Price List
Remember when “budget” was such a grown-up word? I’m certainly not Dave Ramsey and the purpose of this blog is not to outline your budget, but, in today’s post, I do want to focus on one section of the beloved budget – stuff. Maybe you refer to this portion of your budget as “grocery” or “living.” Basically,… Continue reading The “Stuff” Budget
While pretending to watch the local news one day, I heard a commercial for a Dr. Phil episode that intrigued me. That day, I dedicated an hour to Dr. Phil. The premise was this: Two families of four were given a challenge to switch grocery budgets for a week. Here is how it played out. For… Continue reading Simply This
“Always waiting for tomorrow. Always waiting for the new to come around. Still waiting for the grass that’s greener. Always waiting for anything but now.” These lyrics hail from a band named Stellar Kart. Ah, yes. Just listening to that song brings me back to high school youth group days: Dr. Pepper, Champion sweatshirts, and… Continue reading Tips to Ease Your Discontent Heart
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