RV Remodel ~ Because it’s Not Just a Trailer

It’s Our Home.  RV Kitchen Backsplash Upgrade Um… You all know that I have a bit of a distraction problem *squirrel!!* On a rainy weekend when I was supposed to be cleaning the trailer, I couldn’t stop frowning at our boring wallboard that is about...

Hashimoto’s and Our Family

When I was pregnant with Walker, I was diagnosed with a thyroid issue. At the time, I thought it was just one of those “pregnancy issues.” It wasn’t. When my Ob-Gyn couldn’t get my thyroid levels balanced she sent me to an Endocrinologist who...

The REAL Survival Mamas: New Feature

Survival Isn’t Green. Survival is Courage. A recent news story is making me think about adding a feature spotlighting the true survival mamas, women being courage. In September, fifteen-year-old Audrie Pott took her life. She’d been sexually assaulted by...

Stock up ~ Groceries Are About to be Impacted

USDA Furlough Politics makes me cranky. As such, I tend to stay on the fringe. However, when decisions start impacting my dinner table, staying on the fringe isn’t safe or smart.   The budget deadline is March 1. If a deal isn’t reached, government...

Brrrr! Staying Warm Indoors

2 degrees! Seriously, as I’m typing this at 9 am, it’s TWO BLOODY DEGREES outside. Last year was a balmy winter, and I have to admit, I loved every second of it. Granted, super bad for runoff to refill our lakes, but as I get older, I love the cold less...