Monthly Archives: July 2010

Say Good-bye to Yellow

Say Good-bye to Yellow

Back in our working days, DH and I always made sure we looked our best.  Without kids, we could easily spend a few hours in Ross Dress-for-Less trying out clothes to update our wardrobe. I wore professional dresses and suits, he usually wor ...
A Dot Here, A Dot There, Glue Dots EVERYWHERE!

A Dot Here, A Dot There, Glue Dots EVERYWHERE!

My brother and I have figured out where our skills lie.  I was blessed with English and Art skills, while Andrew was blessed with Math and Science skills.  I love to travel, Andrew is okay with staying near home.   We both love plays and mu ...
Recyling my Refrigerator

Recyling my Refrigerator

When we moved back from California, our house there wasn’t sold yet. The old owners (of our new home in Iowa) left their appliances behind so we figured we might as well leave our old refrigerator in California for the new owners.  Un ...
Things are definitely flaming here…

Things are definitely flaming here…

Here’s the problem with my reviewing Duraflame Stax: I am married to a Canadian, former Army officer, who is capable of growing a very full beard. You KNOW what that means. The second he spotted the Duraflame Stax by the fireplace, he ...
On-the-go with Frozen Yogurt

On-the-go with Frozen Yogurt

During the school year, I often have lunch with the kids. One day, I watched as several kids asked the lunch lady to help them open their Go-Gurt. I’m always cautious about sending things in their lunchbox that I think may go bad so I ...