Would someone P L E A S E tell me why men can be so inept when it comes to the simple task of loading the dishwasher??? This is not rocket science people. It’s a dishwasher. You place the dishes on the racks in an ORDERLY fashion, minimizing the gaps, grouping like items together. For… Continue reading Dishwasher 101…..Duh!
So, on average, my daily activities are nothing to get excited about. I do laundry, run errands, think about working out, grocery shop, and pretend I am actually making progress in the never ending task of organizing my house. It’s just an ordinary life. But then….. The last stop on my list of errands yesterday… Continue reading It’s A Small World
So something you may not know about me, is that I really enjoy British television. My all time favorite show, of course, is Downton Abbey; and if you have never watched this series, well you are missing out. I so enjoy the storyline, the characters, and the lack of sex! Oh, there are times it… Continue reading When it Storms
As a child, I remember how Mom would bring home these dark red and purple jams from Grandma’s house. They were always sweet and thick, and they never lasted that long, being that they were gobbled up quite quickly. My maternal grandparents lived on a working farm. Well, by the time I came along they… Continue reading Jams vs. Jellies
So it’s been said that April showers bring May flowers, but in this case the “flower” set to bloom will be making her debut this July. Yes, a little girl is in the “baking” as I write this. I have known Rachel’s mother Teresa, for many many years, and ever since I found out that… Continue reading April Shower
Before we get any further into 2014 I thought I had better post the last thing that happened in 2013. I finally got to throw a Holiday Cookie Exchange for friends and family! I held three of these parties when we lived in Washington, always having a wonderful turn out. This party was no exception… Continue reading Holiday Cookie Exchange
Unfortunately, we live in a world where you need home security. There are so many companies out there that claim they can keep you safe from being burgled, but when it comes right down to it, why pay all that money when something so simple just might do the trick? I know I would be… Continue reading Better safe than sorry