Every year it's the same thing: The brief and unwavering reply to almost everyone who asks what I want for Christmas is, "Money." Asking for money is the easiest way to guarantee teenagers will get something they like, but what does that tell the family members or friends who are asking them? ...more
No surprise to me, when I brought up Christmas this year, my husband said, "Let's get the kids practical gifts". We're both practical people and for him especially, the clutter of tiny trinkets in our teeny-tiny house is well, terrible!...more
Good Morning! Happy Monday! Today is the 10th of November, so that means... another10 on the 10th!!Here are the previous posts:10 Apple Varieties You've Never Heard Of10 Tips For Your First Triathlon...more
With autumn here and winter fast approaching, we move into the festive "holiday season"! For some though, this time of year is also wallet-draining, stress-inducing and all-around nerve-wracking!
It was our very first year in Hawaii. I arrived that August and my Hubby had been working non-stop. Being a soldier wasn't easy and being a soldier's wife was a lot harder than I thought it would be....more