Still Waiting ... to be Engaged!

They've talked about marriage. They both agree this is where their four-year relationship is going. But when is he going to ask? Being his wife and starting a family is all that she can think about and it doesn't feel like he's getting any closer to popping the question. What's a woman to do? ...more
@BarnMaven Love it! Thanks BarnMaven for an example of how to approach the conversation and put ... more

Still Waiting ... to be Engaged!

They've talked about marriage. They both agree this is where their four-year relationship is going. But when is he going to ask? Being his wife and starting a family is all that she can think about and it doesn't feel like he's getting any closer to popping the question. What's a woman to do? ...more
Wow. When I set up my account here, just as an outlet for me to journal, I didn't expect to ... more

Cake Mix Cookies

I have been craving cookies like you wouldn't believe.  A few days ago it was a toss up between Gingersnaps and Snickerdoodles...it took me so long to decide I ended up winning out over my sweet tooth. ...more

How easy! I'm adding these to my upcoming bake sale fundraiser.

How many cookies did this ... more

A Small Taste of Luxury

My husband's car has recently reached its demise, we have always driven used cars, nothing special, or fancy. The purpose of our cars is to get us to point A to point B. We have always smirked at the idea of wasting our money on something that would depreciate in value up to 20 percent a year. ...more

I read an article a few months back about used cars and the Land Rover was on the list for worst ... more

Fundraising Close To Home

Fundraising for a cause.  I've been doing this for years....Nothing new.  I was fundraising coordinator for various clubs in college and did some volunteer fundraising in high school.  Admittedly, all of this was to pump up my resume....more

I was focusing on the actual "baking" part of the bake sale and didn't think of that!

How ... more

Coming Out of the Closet About Adult Acne

For as long as I can remember people have commented on my skin. I’ve always received compliments about how pretty my skin is and my canned answer was “it’s make-up”. Looking back, it is funny that I didn’t recognize that I was indeed blessed and had great skin. All I could see were the random (minor) scars left from a old pimple or if it was that time of the month, the one pimple that made an appearance with my hormonal changes. Today however, I can’t think of one person that would say I have great skin. ...more

I have the same thing! But what's even more embarassing is that I work for a dermatology ... more