Happy Happiest Fall

Anyone who knows me is aware, I live for eggnog and pumpkin season. Well guess what, I found my first batch of nog, yes. It’s a beautiful Fall day in the Pacific Northwest so I off course got up and put on the crockpot full of Mississippi chicken and yep Punkin Eggnog cake. You allContinue reading “Happy Happiest Fall”

Oh the adventures we will have

I have learned so much about an rv in the last month, I thought I would share the adventure Hooking up the truck to the camper is the hardest thing, first you have to back right up to the hitch connector and wait for the clamp to engage. Once this is done we have toContinue reading “Oh the adventures we will have”

Committed 29 and Counting

This guy and I have been hanging out for 29 years. It seems crazy that over half my life I have spent with him. There have been many bumps and challenges and it takes commitment to make it last but it is so worth the effort. When we said the words for better or worseContinue reading “Committed 29 and Counting”

The Yard Work Battle

First let me state how grateful I am to be a home owner. I love the fact that I have a large space to keep me busy and that I can close the door and have no one bother me no upstairs or downstairs neighbors no home owners association (the very best thing)  no oneContinue reading “The Yard Work Battle”

Bathroom Finally

It has been a LONG 4 months to get the new master bath finished but it is finally a wrap. I love all of it and getting to pick colors and accessories. I want to complain about the builder but have decided that I am grateful for this beautiful room so will focus on howContinue reading “Bathroom Finally”

Addiction lessons

I must say I never thought I would be impacted by addiction but it has smacked me in the face full on. My oldest son who has always been the strong athlete is sitting in rehab getting well. As a college athlete he was given every opioid available to keep him on the field andContinue reading “Addiction lessons”

Tuesday with Morrie

In the search for continual learning I read a lot of books. My most recent read is Tuesday’s with Morrie and I cried like a baby. What a beautiful story and the life lessons are invaluable.  If we equate these lessons to today’s events whether you agree or not with the kneeling during the nationalContinue reading “Tuesday with Morrie”

Ending thoughts for 2015

* how can anyone believe anything that comes out of Any polticians mouth?  * you all have to admit Michelle Obama is the coolest First Lady the White House has ever seen, if I had to see one more bad old lady dress I might have been sick.  * If you have tons of moneyContinue reading “Ending thoughts for 2015”

Let’s talk turkey

Every year we have Thanksgiving at our house for two reasons first our kids won’t go anywhere else to eat because they say the food is nasty and we have no friends. You think I’m kidding but I’m not. My husband and I have been together almost 30 years and I can count our friendsContinue reading “Let’s talk turkey”