Field Trip To Trader Joes!

After a long and hot tennis practice, I decided to take my daughter out for a nice girlie lunch at one of her favorite restaurants- Potbelly!!  She ordered her usual sandwich and an Oreo Shake of course!  I had my usual too, the Mushroom melt and added avocado!!  Woo hoo!! Because I needed some groceries […]

10 things to bring someone in the hospital other than flowers or balloons!

One of my relatives was recently in the hospital, and I was trying to figure out what to bring to cheer him up!  Flowers are nice to bring, but allergies from the pollen could make them sneeze.  Balloons are a great option too, but often they already have a few in their room from others! […]

When you can’t get back to sleep!!

How many times have you awakened in the night and can’t fall back to sleep??  You’ve got a big day ahead and you need to get some rest, yet you’re wide awake at crack of midnight.  What do you do?? Maybe one of these suggestions will help you get back to sleep!! Don’t get out […]

Week in Review- July 14th- 19th, 2017

  Hello, friends….I’m back, and I’m sharing my week!!  This has really been an interesting Summer. Summer without sports at night, Summer after a high school graduation & a college graduation.  This is also a Summer before a wedding in August!!  It’s been a time of transitions, endings and new beginnings…and it’s all good!! Let’s […]

Home Cleaning Tips from A Professional !

Little kids mean big messes, right??  I know that from many years of experience!!  When my kids were little, my hubby spoiled me and we had a person to come in and clean the house twice a month.  What a treat! It literally took all the energy I had to pick up the house so […]

10 Things To Do Before You Leave For Vacation!!

Summer is almost here and it’s time to start thinking about vacations!!! Here are some ways to get organized before you leave!!!  I need to give credit to Geralin Thomas– she came up with the list, and it’s a GOOD ONE!!! Your pre-vacation to-do list might include some of the following tasks: Stop the newspaper […]

Spring Favorites 2017!

Although it feels like Summer, it’s not quite Summer on the calendar!!  Today I have rounded up a few of my favorites from Spring to share with you!  I’m featuring a little bit of this and a little bit of that! Up Country Dog Collars  –  I absolutely adore these collars!!  They are great quality […]

Week in Review- June 3rd-8th, 2017

  Next to December, Late May into June is the busiest time of the year!!  So many endings and beginnings…activities and graduations!  Plenty to blog about this week!!  I think it’s time to play a little AWESOME vs. AWKWARD….. Let’s start with AWESOME!!!! Last Saturday was a bridal shower for my soon to be daughter […]

How to choose a ripe watermelon

Summer is almost here, and one thing I’m really look forward to is WATERMELON! I’m starting to see them in the grocery stores, and I always want to buy the biggest one so we can enjoy it all!  I sure don’t want to be disappointed when I bring it home only to find that it’s […]

Things I like about being the parent of teens!

I can leave the house without taking them with me! They are so capable of pitching in to help!  Cleaning, cooking, running errands. Although it’s sometimes hard, you can watch them grow and mature emotionally, physically and spiritually. They are little techies and can help me with my computer or phone! I can keep up […]