Chapter 78: Laundry hack – Lingerie Bag Uses

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I don’t know whether to feel like a genius for thinking of this or an idiot for never having thought of it before! I hate bibs with velcro closures. I much prefer the snaps because the velcro NEVER stays closed in the wash and then it snags on all of the other laundry.   This… Read more »

Chapter 73: Backyard tour and a remodeling challenge

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Our sweet little old house needs quite a bit of work. We have thoughts and dreams of a kitchen remodel (I HATE my kitchen) but it isn’t in the cards for quite a while yet. We have lots of other immediate needs that need to be addressed first and we don’t plan on going into… Read more »

Chapter 6: Something will get done eventually, right?

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So the flashback to my tender years was brought on by me trying to decide whether or not it was ironic that the reason I hadn’t posted in two weeks on my blog (you know, the one about having too much on my plate & putting that plate aside for more plates?) was because I’ve… Read more »

Chapter 3: Making Progress

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One of the dog-eared areas in my life is my house. Not all of it.  Just bits.  I bought my adorable little yellow house in May of ‘07 and jumped right into painting and arranging some rooms before I even moved in.  But then there are the sad, neglected spots like the back room.  Sometimes… Read more »