Category Archives: DIY Project

What’s In Them Drawers?

For many years, I’ve followed a strict, “Don’t Look” policy in regard to the cabinet drawers in the master bath. This is not because I’m afraid there’d be spiders, or because I’m afraid of self-knowledge. The opposite in fact. I’m a … Continue reading

Posted in DIY Project, family | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Domestic Diva

If you know me, you’re in stitches already. What many may not know is that I’m a Minor Goddess of the Laundry and am a dutiful servant of Our Lady of Perpetual Cleaning. In case anyone is wondering, we prefer that … Continue reading

Posted in DIY Project, Education, family, Home Improvement | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Who Are These People?

This is what I wonder every time I travel to a crowded airport, like DFW or ATL– who are these people that are coming and going all over the place? Clogging up the airways. They’re not the people on Pinterest, … Continue reading

Posted in DIY Project, family, Home Improvement, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

August At Last

This morning the sun stayed hidded behind puffy gray clouds, which meant that the temperature was a balmy 75 degrees. The humidity was approximately 110%, making the heat index a reasonable 98 at 7 am.  Perfect for weeding the flowerbeds. Well, okay. … Continue reading

Posted in Authors, Continuouse Improvement, DIY Project, weather, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dry Bones

The stars and planets were all aligned this morning, which means that the kids were at grandparents and I got to sleep until I felt like getting up.  So, I started on priming over the black hole I painted on the … Continue reading

Posted in DIY Project, Home Improvement | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Retirement – Week 1: How I saved about $2,000 on 2 projects

It drives Mark crazy when I say that I “saved money” when actually I spent it.  However, in this case, we really did save money.  Our family needed a full-time manager, so I volunteered.  And, like most of the unpaid workers of … Continue reading

Posted in DIY Project, Home Improvement, Saving Money, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Comment