This year Amazon rolled out a new program called AmazonSmile that will donate a portion of your purchase price to the charity of your choice!!! If a lot of people simply click to use this program, the donations can add up, costing you nothing extra! I really want my family and friends to use this program,… Continue reading Cure Me by Shopping! aka AmazonSmile
We live in a beautiful city in the United States. I should be FINE drinking tap water, but two things keep me from doing it – it tastes kind of gross, and 2 days ago there was a local water advisory only a few miles away due to the possible presence of Coliform bacteria. Gross! We have… Continue reading Because I want free stuff and I actually care about water!
I often feel in the mood to blog as a way to reach out and update a few of my close friends all at the same time, but I always feel like each post has to be grand and significant. This one might not be, but I feel I need to write tonight 🙂 But… Continue reading Birthdays and Bosses 2014
Wow what a year. Last year Dave had quit his job and we ran our own business from home, Dave going out to make sales almost every afternoon through evening, and I processed the paperwork when he got home and before he left. It eventually wasn’t working and it wasn’t our fav, so Dave started… Continue reading Catch Up Light Speed 2012-2013
Today Adam turned 5 months old. Funny how when a month used to pass by in life, it was kinda no big deal, but now, what a difference a month makes. I take photos of Adam on the first of every month for his month birthdays and looking back through them today, I am shocked… Continue reading Becoming the Mom I Said I Would Never Be -AND- 5 Month Birthday
We moved! Only about 20 minutes from where we lived previously, so not far, but it was quite stressful packing with a less-than-3-month-old. We love our new place, especially since Adam gets his own room and we don’t have to tip toe around him on our way to bed hoping we don’t wake him. One… Continue reading Neighbor Gifts and Moving Update
by David Hawkins In 2008 I sent an email to some friends and family suggesting that they start investing in gold and silver. At the time gold was at $700 and silver was at $10. I felt so strongly about the metals that I was offering to fund their online account with free ounces if… Continue reading Time to Buy Gold