I love to make my own spice mixes from all of the different herbs that I have in the cabinet. I'm always looking for good recipes, and when I find one, I keep it and make my own of that from then on. Doing this saves a lot of money at the grocery store! Also, … Continue reading Mrs. Dash – DIY
I am so annoyed. I left my car outside the garage overnight for three nights, and someone stole a little over a quarter of a tank of gas from my Smartcar! I had half a tank when I parked it (I know because I always look at it to see if I should get gas … Continue reading Someone stole gas again!!. (Smartcar mileage)
Glory, glory, hallelujah!!!! MY OLD KITCHENAID DISHWASHER IS FIXED AND RUNNING!!! When I remodeled the kitchen a few years ago, I knew that one of the things I wanted was a second dishwasher. I saved money and saved gift cards from Lowe's, and I spent less than $500 cash on labor and one kitchen cabinet … Continue reading IT. IS. FIXED!!!!!!
This has been a topic of great discussion in our household over the past couple of weeks. I honestly feel like it's like Game of Thrones, and he's yelling, "Winter is coming!!!" every time he says, "The eclipse is coming!!!" LOL. Jake is all about anything that is related to space, so he is all … Continue reading The eclipse is coming!
So last week, I shared that I was gearing up to do a very important (to me) thing, and I was nervous about it. I'm still waiting to see what happens as a result of doing the very important thing, and it's all I can think about! I am proud of myself though; I was … Continue reading I did the important thing
Someone came to my house today, and she was bearing surprise gifts for me! When I opened the box, these are what I found! I am now the proud mama to a showgirl silkie pullet (look at her adorable naked neck!) and a sizzle pullet (the one with feathers sticking up everywhere)! These two beauties … Continue reading Someone knows me well!
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I'm getting ready to do something really important to me this afternoon, and so I'm a little bit stressed about it. When I'm stressed, I "nervous clean" so I came upstairs to work on Ted's side of the bedroom closet. In the very back corner I found a bin, and when I opened it, look … Continue reading Hello, old friends!
I've been looking for a hog feeder like this for over a year. They are EXPENSIVE brand new so I knew used was the only way I was getting one. We found a couple of them online, but each time, the seller had them sold before we saw them. This time, we got it though! … Continue reading Look what we found!
I picked wild black raspberries the other day. I wound up with about a fourth of a ziplock baggie full of them (which was about two cups total). There were a lot of thorns on those bushes, but OMG! They were so worth the berry stained hands and the scratches, too!