Pool Noodle Trampoline Safety

I saw this on Pinterest ages ago. There have been some near misses with pinched fingers lately. There is 1 pole I have not been able to remove and there is a real fear of some kid losing an eye or.. ....more

Corvette Car Show

Saturday Charlie’s Pack performed the opening Flag Ceremony at the local Corvette Club’s show. The boys did an outstanding job and I am very proud of them....more

Thumbs are underappreciated

Thumbs get the raw end of the deal. I mean they get hammered, chewed on, sucked on, and all sorts of abuse. You just do not realize how much you use your thumbs until one is hurt ....more

Pinewood Derby Trophies DIY

This was the first year that Charlie’s Cub Scout Pack held it’s own Pinewood Derby in over 6 years. Being a small pack we don’t have a lot of money to spend on things like trophies.... [[ This is a content summary only ....more

Backyard Flowers

I have a black thumb. I still try to beautify my backyard with flowers. I manage to kill many unkillable plants but somehow, Wandering Jew manages to thrive ....more

Failing Forward

I heard this phrase in my Weight Watcher’s meeting last...more

Lazy Man’s Breakfast Tacos

I’m lazy when it comes to the kitchen. I don’t like to cook. I am all about quick and easy meals ....more

Outdoor Patio Chair Project DIY

This was totally a spur of the moment whim project. I was working on another unfinished outdoor...more

Mom’s In Charge

Charlie and his cousins were playing a card game over the weekend. I could hear the discussion while trying to nap in the family room. Charlie – The Queen’s in charge ....more