My Own Slice of Paradise

Last year, I lost my mind.  At least that's kind of what I feel like looking back now.  Around this time last year, I turned on an episode of HGTV's "Lakefront Bargain Hunt."  And then I binge watched and watched some more.  The more I watched, the more I thought, "Yeah, why can't we do … Continue reading My Own Slice of Paradise

Rich People

As the United States enters a new era in politics that looks more like a modern version of Hans Christian Andersen's "The Emperor's New Clothes," I can't imagine what my country looks like to outsiders.  Pure chaos, perhaps?  I'm still in disbelief that a reality television star and businessman with no political background is our new … Continue reading Rich People

Day One of the Rest of Your Life

Ok, it's 11:30am, and I'll admit I haven't started the Fly Lady challenge.  Don't count me out though!  All I'm supposed to do on Day One is shine my sink.  I did get dressed to the shoes and planned my dinner menu for the week.  We didn't get in until about 10pm last night from a short weekend … Continue reading Day One of the Rest of Your Life

Housework is the Pits

I have a confession to make. I really, really, really don't like doing housework.  What, you too?!?!?!  No way!  It's a necessary evil, right?  You can't passive aggressively ignore it, or you're one police siren away from making the 6 o'clock news or at least the television show "Hoarders." Ok, so there are some people who … Continue reading Housework is the Pits