gifts · Happys · Random Stuff · Random Thoughts · Uncategorized


Happys is a term I use when gifting.  A Happy is just that…I thought of the person, and thought they would like this happy.  Simple. I ordered an assorted set of cookies from Cheryl’s Cookies.  They are buttery, not too sweet, and super full of flavor. Where I work, we host a kids summer camp.… Continue reading Happys

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Shootings in CT

MORGAN FREEMAN ON THE SHOOTINGS YESTERDAY: “You want to know why. This may sound cynical, but here’s why. It’s because of the way the media reports it. Flip on the news and watch how we treat the Batman theater shooter and the Oregon mall shooter like celebrities. Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris are household names,… Continue reading Shootings in CT

clutter · organization · Random Stuff · stuff


Okay, blogger universe.  I have a question, actually several. Background:  Both of my parents have passed away, only child.  I have all of their stuff, keepsakes etc.  I also have lots of furniture (rockers, clocks, trunks) that I am not discarding. I need to start going through photographs, under the bed tubs (4) full of… Continue reading Clutter!

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A to Z Meme…with LPM Blog (Beth Moore’s Blog)

Hey! I saw a cute idea on Beth Moore’s blog (Living Proof Ministries).   Please feel free to comment with your answer to a letter or link up your own blog entry! A. Age: 46…proud of every day. B. Bed size: A King. C. Chore that you hate: Dusting…the minute I am done, I need… Continue reading A to Z Meme…with LPM Blog (Beth Moore’s Blog)

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Cute Stuff

I am on vacation this week, and it has been somewhat okay.  We have an older vehicle that needed belt repair for a long while, and this week the battery decided it was time to stop working as well.  Repaired to the tune of $420 later.  But I am not going to let that ruin… Continue reading Cute Stuff

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My heart is heavy.

My heart is heavy is a comment made by a coworker on Wednesday after a particularly difficult afternoon. Prayer.  Pray without ceasing. A story was repeated to me yesterday, and I would like to share a snippet. Satan is speaking with an observer about his tools.  He has many tools that he uses to cause… Continue reading My heart is heavy.

Changes · Mom · Random Stuff · Random Thoughts


Life changes… David will be starting a new job on Monday.  It is a great opportunity for him professionally, and will enable us to climb out of our debt hole just a bit quicker.  Changes…for me as well at work.  Trying to stay focused on the organization of the house, getting things ready the evening… Continue reading Changes