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July Trip To Myrtle Beach South Carolina


Myrtle Beach is a vacation paradise with something for everyone to do. During the Summer months Myrtle Beach is costly so I used Priceline to book my hotel room by naming my own price. 316 more words


Meet the Refashionista, Jillian Owens.

Have you met Jillian Owens the refashionista? If you haven’t I have to introduce you to her! I would consider Jillian an artist. She has mastered the art of taking a thrift store find and refashioning it into a beautiful piece of wearable art. 333 more words


Entertaining Small Children

Yesterday I was baby sitting my nieces. One was at school most of the day and the others were in their own home with their own toys but I still wanted to do a couple of different activities with them just to change the day up for them a bit. 426 more words

Simple Living

School Cafeteria Pizza with Pourable Crust

Pizza is one of those things I could eat every day, and I don’t think I’ve ever had a bad piece of pizza. I enjoy trying lots of different crust recipes, and was curious about how they made the cafeteria pizza in the 80s and 90s that I remember from school. 448 more words

Whole Grain

There's always something...

Just when we seem to be making progress, something sets us back again. Isn’t that the case for most of us? It can’t possibly all be smooth sailing. 892 more words


Jam Session! - Basic Dill Pickles

This is as easy as it gets, folks!
Easy Peasy… pickle… squeezy? Oh God, that’s not what I meant. NO!

Moving on.

We have a little garden out back for the first time this year. 644 more words

Travel tip #83...Change plans

We had a campsite reserved, but with 100 degree days in the forecast, we made a last minute change. Two miles from our national park site was a private campground with air-conditioned camper cabins. 650 more words