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A while ago, I decided I wanted to repurpose this blog to have categories that I can post in every week or month. I haven’t quite worked out the details yet but I know for sure one of the sections that I will be having is a related to a greener lifestyle. 317 more words



I can’t believe it’s almost December. One more month and 2015 is over. Where the heck did the time fly off to? Just a short month left (yes, it’s a short month, with Christmas and all, interfering with normal routines ;-) ) to finish up my… 300 more words


automation will save my life - and might save yours too!

there’s nothing I hate more than having to think of boring things… like grocery lists and paying bills or doing tedious things like cleaning my house. 166 more words


a new me

There have been a lot of revelations lately, or maybe I’m just pretending there were. I’m tired, I’m 24, I’m going no where and there’s nothing more to it these days. 716 more words

Our Annual Black Friday "Boycott"

While in college, both of us had to work the day after Thanksgiving – John at a bank and Barb in retail. The busyness then was nothing compared to current madness. 245 more words


Get Rid of It!!! Day 235

My boys have grown, so we are donating their shoes. My feet have gotten wider, so I’m getting rid of my shoes. Babe wears his shoes out so we getting rid of his shoes! Donate, donate, donate!


My Two Cents

It’sĀ hard not to think about the state of the world today. In fact, it is definitely in our best interest to be well informedĀ as well as aware of our surroundings at all times. 451 more words