A Bowl Full Of Lemons Made Me Lemonade

Not that catchy of a title, eh? But SHE did!  Yes I said, “she” is also the blogger over at A Bowl Full of Lemons, & she did!! * * * * * * * I consider myself a natural “organizer”. I like clean & tidy with one requirement: it has to serve me. Meaning,…

Menu Planning Is Not for the Weak – Take 2

Menu planning is not for the weak [week]!! It is often times grueling. Especially when you are busy running a household from ages pregnancy to Junior in High School while chasing the Navy’s schedule 😀 I was asked, “how do you do it?” There are many days I am not sure, but as for my…

My Unprofessional “Love It or Rent It” Guide

In a decade of marriage, due to the job – the US Navy- I’m starting my eight move! Averaging a 14 month residence roughly. I am not our average first time home owner or renter… I have learned some really hard lessons along the way. So if you are looking to list it or rent…

Basics Of A Budget Wardrobe

This the first post I will be making in the “Things Grands Used To Say” category. She sure has a lot of them… So today while I was out with the college girls of mine (Alexis & her roomie Caitlin) clothes shopping I found myself sharing Grands infinite wisdom on a budget wardrobe & the…

Menu Planning – Not For The Weak

It has taken me 2 years… yes… T-W-O years to get a menu plan made! We have all read how menu planning saves you time, money, and stress, but this is for those individuals who clearly know what they are doing in the kitchen from cooking to cleaning to shopping. Why did it take me…