Category: Family

  • Stress, Are you stressed or not?

    Stress, Are you stressed or not?

    Updated from 2019 How do you define stress? How do you handle stress in your life? Do you recognize it? Do you consider the following signs of stress: Bitting your nails? Overeating? Unable to sleep? Are you motivated to change. I am an over eater. Not the eat healthy things, good for you types of […]

  • Hello Everyone! Hope you are surviving all the news?

    Hello Everyone!  Hope you are surviving all the news?

    If you never paid attention to the new before, you certainly should right now! Of course you will never know for sure what is real and what is not. Our world has certainly changed and you wonder from day to day what is going to happen next. Thinking about what we can do as individuals […]

  • Working on the big question, are you organized or not?

    Working on the big question, are you organized or not?

    Becoming organized is an ongoing process and it is so easy to slip up and slide back into your old ways. Even when you know the key to a better outcome is organization and to finish one thing completely before starting another. As a multi-tasker it is difficult to change, maintain and support organization day […]

  • Fun, Family, Food and Football!

    Fun, Family, Food and Football!

    This last weekend was exactly that. Fun, family, food and football. Very busy but fullfilling. Thought I might just share with you all. Late Friday our daughter Mary came from the South Bend area to spend the weekend with us. She went shopping and came back with all kinds of snacks for the football game […]

  • Life in your home!

    Life in your home!

    Written January 2020 Updated 9/14/21    Sometimes poor is a state of mind and other times we just don’t know how to manage our money and lives. How to say no!  We slide from one mess to another instead of taking time to focus on cleaning up one mess, before getting into another one.  Some […]

  • Meri, Meri

    Meri, Meri

    Fall is coming and so are the beautiful colors. Holidays follow right after that. Time to plan a party? Why not. https://merimeri.com/pages/halloween-party-supplies HALLOWEEN Party Supplies, costumes, vintage themes, kids crafts all available for your consideration, especially when planning a party. Even if the party is for family only, think how incredible it will be for […]

  • Tea Collection

    A selection of summer and fall clothing for girls, boys and babies. Unique and interesting. Fall is coming and of course colder weather is right around the corner. Mix & Match is a good page to look at. What makes this special are outfits that show a set of three tees and two pair of […]

  • Resources available to help you in discerning the right education road for your gifted or challenged child.

    Resources available to help you in discerning the right education road for your gifted or challenged child.

    Orginally written 4/26/20 Update 8/22/21 This blog the ABC of special education is #packed full of words and definitions used by social workers, teachers, physicians when working with special needs and gifted children. The blog was written by a woman ( our daughter Susan) who has been a foster parent, is certified as a Special […]

  • World of sharing ideas?

    World of sharing ideas?

    Sharing can be a great source of learning. A good example is blogging. Just think how amazing, bloggers are with sharing their ideas, thoughts, courses and what they engrossed in. It is awesome what the internet has to share these days and new ideas are being developed as I am writing this. Sharing is what […]

  • Jobs, jobs everywhere. Dress for success!

    Jobs, jobs everywhere.  Dress for success!

    Updated 8/4/21 Success should be a number one priority in any job interview. Otherwise why would you want to go and be interviewed. Looking at my boards on Pinterest, I noticed one outfit that was saved repeatedly. A beautiful, classic, fabulous outfit including accessories. It is a skirt, blazer sweater all coordinated in rich colors […]