It's a new year!
Wednesday, January 02, 2013      1 comments

My first day in the new year was really quiet. No more guests, or friends visiting, the kids were all zoned out playing on the computers- Me Too getting the challenge started. I also took down the tree, though I still have out door lights to put... Read more
Ending the Year Stronger
Friday, December 21, 2012      5 comments

I have to say that I've been worried a little about the start of next year. Usually I am super excited for the fresh start that a New Year brings. I have gotten that back but let me tell you why I was a little worried. Back in October 2012... Read more
Saturday, October 27, 2012      5 comments

I had a pleasant surprise today. I had three of the men from my church over to help me with some of my kitchen remodel projects. But wait I'm getting ahead of myself here. They originally just came over to help get some pipes insulated, but they... Read more
House is Lookin' Good
Thursday, October 18, 2012      3 comments

On the inside my house is starting to look good. Today I'm putting up yet another shelving unit. and cleaning my room. Maybe hanging some curtains. Yesterday I got my heating system installed. SO excited about it. The heaters are working v... Read more
More house work
Tuesday, October 09, 2012      3 comments

I have been doing more bits and pieces on my house. I've got a 3rd bookcase up and I'm really glad too. I expect I'll get it all filled up pretty quick. I'm also adding propane to the house for the winter. I've gotta get the place spruced up for... Read more
My update
Monday, October 01, 2012      4 comments

I thought I'd give you guys an update of all the stuff that's going on. First of all I a have to say I've been keeping busy work wise. Last week in particular I worked every day as a sub. Those kindergarteners are so fun, but I was so tired by t... Read more
Tuesday, September 18, 2012      4 comments

SO, I've started the school year again with substitute teaching. I am loving that btw! However I am dead tired by the time I get home. How do you guys get past that so that you still do your workouts and such. I've not been doing my best.... Read more
I've decided I'm a little crazy
Saturday, September 08, 2012      8 comments

I am super excited to be working with Angie and Marie on the 100 lbs in 1 year team. I'll be helping with the Quarterly Challenges on that team. I am so excited, I've already been planning for the next Challenge which starts on October 1st. I'm ... Read more
Hanging Curtains AKA Curtain Gymnastics
Wednesday, August 22, 2012      3 comments

On Monday I decided it was time to hang the new curtain in my daughters room. Being a typical teenager her room is a disaster. Well, I'm not sure if that is really typical or not but in my house it is typical for her room to be a disaster 364 da... Read more
The Reunion
Monday, August 13, 2012      8 comments

The Reunion... The Carr Reunion is the longest continuously running reunion in the state of KY. They've been holding it for 115 years straight now. The people there were my extended family from my Mom's side. I thought it was sad though that the... Read more
Wednesday, August 08, 2012      8 comments

One of the things I've really been enjoying as I continue on this journey is watching the visible changes that have been occurring in my body. One of those places of change has been in my knees. I tend to carry a lot of my weight in my thighs an... Read more
Day Dreaming
Monday, August 06, 2012      8 comments

One of the things I like to do is to day dream often this will include looking at possible vacation spots and activities that would take me away from my life of toil. I was looking on Walt Disney's Nose to Tail Horse rides at the Ft Wilderness c... Read more
So Much to do
Saturday, August 04, 2012      7 comments

Have you ever had so much to do that you hardly no where to begin, then you don't even want to deal with it anymore. I'm like that with my house right now. I know that I am supposed to be doing baby steps with it but uhg. All of the prep work th... Read more
Re Charging the batteries, how do you do it?
Wednesday, August 01, 2012      5 comments

One of my SP friends mentioned that they needed to re-charge their batteries. It got me thinking, what do I do to re-charge my batteries. Then I realized that I didn't really like any of my answers, So this blog is more like a survey, I would lo... Read more
Genealogy- okay warning I get nerdy in this post
Monday, July 30, 2012      6 comments

One of my favorite hobbies is genealogy. I love finding out about my family. I also enjoy watching "who do you think you are" on NBC. I had stopped doing it this last year because I was so busy and genealogy research can take a lot of time. But ... Read more

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