The jewel of Crimea, Swallow’s Nest Castle, Ukraine (via artisanbella).
Why Can I Be Calm and Cool When Calming Someone Else Down and Not When Dealing With a Crisis On My Own?
I know, long title… …but how else can one do it?
One day, my daughter Erin was very upset when she discovered what to her was a major crisis. She discovered that our basement had flooded from an overflowing sink!
When I heard her hollering, my old heart started racing… Continue reading
This colorful and very readable infographic entitled “Ripe and Easy – A Guide to Produce Ripening” was designed by LundsandByerlys.com and although I do know some of these hints, some are new to me and should prove useful.
Some hints I’ve discovered through my own experience also lengthen the viability… Continue reading
I’m a rather passionate amateur photographer. What I lack in skill, I do make up for in passion and enjoyment.
I find photography to be my way of capturing moments. You know – those moments you just can’t describe later as they ‘just had to be there’!
I spend a… Continue reading
We have just been dealing with the toughest years with our kids – those transitional teenage years when they have one foot in the door and one foot out, and are trying to figure out what to do next.
There will come a time when a teen decides to continue on out that door to seek independence. It’s important to have prepared them for the financial responsibility and provided the tools they’ll need ahead of time. The first lesson our kids need to learn is, “debt is easy to get into, but much harder to get out of.”