Mark and I both suffer from intermittent, chronic pain and using the right ergonomic furniture has helped us both.
For Mark, it’s his back, hip and shoulder. In my case it’s my back, feet (ankles and heels) and headaches.
In both our cases, there are certain pieces of furniture in… Continue reading
I rarely allow pictures to be taken of me, much less allow them to be published on the internet.
In this case, however, I just had to as a present to Erin while she’s out bundled to the ears, grouse hunting with a friend. Yes all, Erin’s actually grouse hunting… Continue reading
This artistic and meaningful Nelson Mandela memorial is a fitting tribute to his life.
I was truly saddened to hear of Nelson Mandela’s passing yesterday, and immediately wondered how long it would be before we are lucky enough to have someone of his ideals and sensibilities living among, and benefiting… Continue reading
The ” Glasses for Noah ” Facebook page is an inspired way this mother chose to cheer up and instill confidence in her sweet, four year old boy, Noah.
This Facebook page was the brilliant idea of Noah’s mother after poor Noah broke down in tears after he learned he… Continue reading
Thank you to Erin for posting this on her Facebook. It’s just what I’ve been looking for.
This would be really intimidating – even bigger and better than the biker in the Canadian Tire bike commercial, and it’s just my speed.
I’m sure my husband Mark and our kids would… Continue reading
Joe Boxer commercial: I count the days until I find another favorite, funny, imaginative commercial.
The newest one to catch my fancy is this K-Mart Joe Boxer commercial of their version of ‘Jingle Bells’.
Some of these commercials are so good, it’s almost worth watching the show to get to the commercial. The time of year when I find this to be most prominent is… Continue reading
I’ve been on a motorcycle once in my life, doubling with a friend who informed me afterward that he had a hard time controlling the bike because I was a novice and didn’t know how to shift my weight with the motion of the bike on the road.
Was that… Continue reading
Feed a family of four for five days with less than $15 in roasted chicken.
Most delis and department stores have them, those wonderful smelling roast chickens that you can barely resist as you walk by.
The trick is, DON’T RESIST!
As a matter of fact, buy two for less… Continue reading
Out of the mouths of ‘babes’ – at least one babe named Flint in his ‘thank you’ letter to KVUE-TV’s weatherman Albert Ramon.
As you can probably tell by reading this blog, my favorite subjects to write about are kids and pets –… Continue reading
I write two blogs. This one, and another called ‘Empty Nest Genealogy‘ in which I provide information, links, reviews and recommendations to other amateur genealogists were a huge undertaking and my first priority was to find a great website host.
I had quite a struggle finding a host… Continue reading