15 Must Have Items for Your Winter Auto Kit

  Like it or not, colder weather is here for most of the country and you know what that means! No, I don't mean higher power bills (well okay it DOES mean that but not JUST that)...its time to check the emergency kits you have in your cars! For a lot of folks, your kits … [Read more...]

Time to Come Clean by Trying Cottonelle! #LetsTalkBums

 This post is sponsored by Cottonelle, but my love for their fresh care flushable cleansing cloths is all my own!   I get it. Talking about your bums or anything to do with the bathroom? Uncouth right? Well its time to get over it and time to come clean! How? By trying … [Read more...]

10 Easy Ways to Prepare for a Power Outage…BEFORE it Happens!

     10 Easy Ways to Prepare for a Power Outage When is the last time your power went out? Did it stay out for a few hours?  A day? A week? While it can seem rare, extended power outages actually happen a lot more than you think. Hurricanes, tornadoes, flooding … [Read more...]

Time to Come Clean by Giving Cottonelle a Try! #LetsTalkBums

    Okay ya'll, lets talk. Right now, we're about to get down to the nitty gritty...about bums. Our family loves to go camping and when I say camping? I mean rural, out in the woods, no bathroom or showers nearby, no power, etc. If we could? We would spend most of … [Read more...]

My daughter the Football Player?

  You may ask why I chose a photo of 2 glass doors for this post. Keep reading. You'll understand in just a few minutes.   First, let me tell you a bit about my daughter. Emma is 7 years old and has the type of sense of humor that I simply can't stay mad at , ignore … [Read more...]

2012 Kia Rio Review – Kia Rio vs. Public Transportation Bus

2012 Kia Rio Review   So that ^^^ up there is what the 2012 Kia Rio looks like. We had the opportunity to drive one for a week and I have to say, it's a sharp piece of machinery. She's slick, smooth and rides well. She can also absorb an impact better than anything I've … [Read more...]

2012 Kia Sorento Review

    2012 Kia Sorento Review   Kia gave us the opportunity to once again, test out and review one of the autos. This time, we had the pleasure of driving the 2012 Kia Sorento. That's it ^^^ up there, after I decided last week that I needed to go camping. So off we … [Read more...]

2012 Kia Optima Hybrid Review

      2012 Kia Optima Hybrid Review     There she is...sitting in the parking lot of our complex, waiting for the Kia guy to take her far, far away. I seriously wanted to cry. Why? Because I ADORE the 2012 Kia Optima Hybrid! Yes. Adore. I adore the blasted … [Read more...]

To My Love: Ten Things I Want To Tell You (But Never Would…)

    Thomas,   Yeah, I know. Not quite the love letter type. Tough. You'll deal with it. I constantly walk around saying "never mind" when talking to you and I've explained why, I know..it drives you nuts. Guess what? I'm going to tell you what all of those … [Read more...]

To My Daughter: Ten Things I Want You To Know

  Dearest Emma,   I sat at my desk tonight and I took a hard look at you. It's so strange to me to look at you and see you almost 8 years old. I can still feel you, 6lbs 12 oz, as they laid you in my arms that first time. You've grown into a beautiful child and I'm … [Read more...]