How do you measure success 0

How do you measure success

Two ways to measure your personal success are contentment and are you doing what you love?  Contentment is being satisfied with who you are, where you are, and with what you have.  It is...

First day on the beach 0

First day on the beach

Although our “camping” season doesn’t start til next week I just couldn’t wait one more weekend for the beach.  So the kids and I went to the beach today. It could have been a little...

The huge dog pillow 0

The huge dog pillow

Out of necessity I decided to make an indestructible dog pillow.  I didn’t win that pursuit by the way.  But here is the path I chose.  We have a huge English Mastiff – who...

Diappearing dog – one mystery solved 0

Diappearing dog – one mystery solved

Our Newfoundland seems to keep disappearing right before our eyes from our yard – which is 100% fenced in – and then when panic sets in, she mysteriously reappears as though nothing has happened. ...

My day off 0

My day off

I had today (Wednesday) off from work and although I have absolutely one million necessary things to do and probably just as many things that I want to do – I ended up doing...

Prepare for Earth Day on 4/22 1

Prepare for Earth Day on 4/22

If you are looking for an Earth Day project here are a few: First – take any empty box you have lying around the house – box of candy (my personal favorite), box of...

The happy home 0

The happy home

Anthony and Sephora sooooo wanted smiley faces in our home.  They must have seen one somewhere and they knew we could make it happen.  So I took three plastic trays I had lying around...

The mix of big dogs and small kids 0

The mix of big dogs and small kids

What happens when you mix giant breed dogs, small kids and mud?  Just to prove there is a human being under all that mud!… A million coats and she had to wear a white...

A downside to all the projects 0

A downside to all the projects

My hands are taking a beating.  If it isn’t the paint that refuses to come off no matter how much I scrub; it is the mod podge; if not that – then the Goop...

Websites that I have found to be helpful in my coupon journey 0

Websites that I have found to be helpful in my coupon journey

There are huge numbers of websites for deals out there.  Generally I use the following and if they credit another site for their post – I go there to check it out. www.refundcents.com           $30...