Category Archives: Family

Budget Busting

I’ve been known to call myself a cheapskate from time to time. One friend says nope. I’m just frugal. I’m not sure either description is one-hundred percent accurate though. It just depends on the situation. When the kids were small … Continue reading

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A Much Needed Mini Vacation

When my daughter asked if I’d like to babysit while she attended a concert this past Friday night – and again Saturday while she was working – I had to think long and hard over the decision. You know, weigh … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day, New Mama

Of course, I wish this to my own mother. And I wish it to me too because, frankly, I’m a good mom. But this year, I get to wish it to my baby – for the first time ever. Yup. … Continue reading

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Memories

As far back as I can remember, my grandparent’s house was old. The rooms were too small and too few in number, and thanks to the wood paneling, kind of dark and gloomy. There was a floor-to-ceiling space heater attached … Continue reading

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