Category Archives: home

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Make Your Groceries Last As Long As Possible. Check THIS out. I found this on Pinterest and wanted to share. Quite a few I think are great ideas. Advertisements

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Tree-house Homes

Check out these neat tree-houses. Which one is your favorite?

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I’m Gonna Get Organized Even If It Kills Me!

Lord A’mighty, people. I have a confession for you. At this moment in time, I am a complete, utter, disaster with feet. It’s amazing I can find my feet with the way things are around here. I mean, seriously. LOOK … Continue reading

Posted in behavior, changes, chores, cleaning, embarassing, home, house, household chores, housework, normal life, Organization | Tagged , , , , | 21 Comments

Free Chat Thursday

I wish I could say my weekend was great. I was sick the whole weekend, I have so much to get caught up on and more stuff seems to find it way on to that pile. My vacuum is broke, … Continue reading

Posted in children, choices, colds, flowers, foreclosures, home, house, housework, moving, neighbors, sad, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 38 Comments

Nothing Important!

I know you’re probably thinking, who is this crazy lady writing now! I know, I know, I very rarely write. So I thought what the heck, I’ll just write! About what? Nothing important. You see I live in the outskirts … Continue reading

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Kids moving back home

This was on the news a few weeks ago and I’ve been thinking about it ever since. What to do when you 20 something moves back home. I personally don’t think this is anything new. I know more kids who … Continue reading

Posted in adulthood, behavior, childhood, children, choices, dad's, differences, getting along, home, kids, life lessons, memories, mom's, parent's, people, relationships, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Vacations or fixing things up at home?

I know when it comes to this subject that I’m pretty different from a lot of other people. I’m not sure why but it’s just the way I am. I would have so much more rathered fix my house or … Continue reading

Posted in activities, behavior, choices, differences, emotions, feelings, happiness, home, house, life, lifestyles, memories, people, things, trips, vacations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Question of the day

If you could hang a motto in every home, what would it say?

Posted in choices, differences, feelings, home, life lessons, people, Question of the day, questions, simple questions, things, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , | 13 Comments

Kitchen oil fire

Please take 35 seconds to watch this video.  It could save your life and your home.  My dad was a fireman and I’ve always been afraid of (respected) fire.  Please watch and remember.    

Posted in accidents, adults, emergency, fears, fire, getting hurt, home, life lessons, mistakes, people, problems, safety, scared, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Question of the day

When your at home, do you wear shoes, socks, slippers or go barefoot?

Posted in barefoot, behavior, choices, comfortable, differences, habits, home, people, Question of the day, questions, shoes, simple questions, slippers, socks, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Kids Korner

How many steps are in your house?

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Kids Korner

What state do you live in and what’s the capitol?

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I need a “thing”!!!!

So I’m sitting on a pontoon at probably midnight or so with Jason and a friend and the conversation turns to acorns. Why, you ask? Well our friends mom collects acorns, real and fake. They are all over her house. … Continue reading

Posted in adulthood, childhood, choices, favorites, feelings, fun, habits, home, house, junk, life, memories, past, people, things, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

Kids Korner

How many windows are in your house?

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Trying to hard to find happiness

Do you find that sometimes we look and search for happiness so hard, that we often overlook it?  Kind of like “you can’t see the forest through the trees” type of thing? There are so many different views on what happiness … Continue reading

Posted in brother, childhood, children, choices, dad's, dreams, emotions, family, feelings, friends, friendship, grandma, grandparents, happiness, happy, home, kids, life, love, memories, parent's, people, relationships, things, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 25 Comments

Does money make you happy?

I know you’ve heard it…money doesn’t buy happiness. Well lets really think about it. For most of mine and my husbands relationship we’ve had money problems. Always living paycheck to paycheck. Never had money to go on vacations or even … Continue reading

Posted in choices, dreams, emotions, family, fears, feelings, good habits, growing up, habits, home, husbands, life, lifestyles, marriage, material possessions, money, people, relationships, stress, things, thoughts, Uncategorized, wives, work, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Finding enough time in a day

HELP!!!  I feel like I’m running out of time.  Things just aren’t getting done.  I don’t know what to do.  I usually get up at 6 am, get ready for work, get the 3 year old ready, say good bye and … Continue reading

Posted in children, choices, chores, control, emotions, family, fears, feelings, guilt, home, housework, jobs, kids, life, lifestyles, marriage, mom, parent's, people, responsibility, stress, thoughts, women, work, working, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Question of the day

How often did you family move while you were growing up?

Posted in childhood, children, emotions, family, fears, feelings, friends, home, kids, parent's, past, people, Question of the day, relationships, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

American dream

I think about this quite often. I don’t know why. What is your American dream? Is it baseball and apple pie? Freedom to do what we want or the right to bitch when something doesn’t go our way? To me … Continue reading

Posted in aging, childhood, children, choices, death, dreams, emotions, family, Father's, fears, feelings, freedoms, games, home, housework, husbands, jobs, kids, life, lifestyles, love, marriage, memory, mom, money, parent's, people, pre teens, relationships, responsibility, smell, teenagers, thoughts, wives, work, working | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

The “Empty Nest”

I was talking to someone yesterday and my heart was breaking for her.  Her youngest daughter is graduating this year and heading off to college in the fall.  Her oldest son left two years ago so for the first time, … Continue reading

Posted in children, emotions, empty nest, family, fears, feelings, friends, getting old, habits, home, hurt, kids, lifestyles, love, mom, parent's, people, relationships, responsibility, rudeness, thoughts, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 23 Comments

Home, what is it?

 I’d like to know what “home” means to you?  What is it that makes you feel at “home?”  I’ve been thinking about it and I can’t tell you why.  I just have.  I don’t like my house.  I loved the … Continue reading

Posted in childhood, family, feelings, home, house, love, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 11 Comments