Do I Really Have To Network In Person?

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my newsletter. Thanks for visiting!This Self-Care Sunday, I’m starting a series on networking as an introvert. I work on talking to strangers when I’m out because I know I need that help, and am trying to work with my daughter about getting more out of […]

How To Plan For Unexpected Expenses

It’s just a matter of time before it happens. The transmission blows on your car right around the time your daughter needs braces and your washing machine decides to call it quits. All of these are unexpected expenses and something we need to deal with throughout life. My recent personal example is my heat pump […]

Decluttering At The Speed Of Molasses!

I’m still working on my decluttering, just a lot slower than I originally intended. At this rate, we might be ready to move 5 years from now… Time to share a few pictures Kitchen shelf rack #1 Baker’s Rack Living Room corner

Compost Is Gold!

We’re learning about compost this week (What We Learned Wednesday)! What kinds of systems are there and how much work is involved in each? What I’ve Learned So Far You could use a tumbler. You put your compostable scraps in and turn the handle a few times. I’ve heard they’re not too bad as far […]

Being Flexible In Your Menu Planning

I did a menu plan for last week, my standard Week 1 menu, and did not make a single thing on it. Correction, we made macaroni and cheese from a box with peas and carrots–on a different day than planned. *Sigh* This is Week 2 and the dinner menu is planned as follows: Monday: pinto […]