Financial Decisions to Stay Far From

If you're not  careful with your financial decisions, you could quickly find yourself in debt and struggling to stay afloat. Managing the bills, paying the mortgage, and staying on top of your finances are always going to be  tedious and frustrating … [Continue reading]

How to Insure Your Children’s Security

If you want  to make sure that your children are safe and secure, even if you are  not around to protect them, there are lots of options that are available  to you. The safety and security of our children is perhaps the most  important aspect of … [Continue reading]

What a Single Mom Does With Her Fingers

My fingers were helplessly trembling as I held it in my clammy hands.  It was just the right size- not too big, not too small.  As I touched it, I felt the excitement building up inside me even more.  I was up all night playing with it.  Varying … [Continue reading]

Tips On Decorating Your Sunroom

One of the reasons I particularly love watching the Sound of Music over and over again, is that I find Fraulein Maria’s mood infectious.  Her cheery disposition rubs off on me whenever I see her running over those hills, singing at the top of her … [Continue reading]

One Wedding = A Hundred Lessons Learned

Tempted as I am to rain on her parade and tell my friend- whose wedding is coming up- that all those wedding preparations she’s been stressing over are all for naught, I won’t.  I just don’t have the guts to break her heart- I’ll leave that to her … [Continue reading]

5 Tips to Manage Your Frugal Expenses

Your monthly  expenses such as bills, the mortgage, and other financial obligations  are always going to be present in your life. However, if you manage your  expenses frugally, it will be much easier for you to make the payments  and you will live a … [Continue reading]

Bring Sexy Back By Taking Care of Your Back

Family reunions are always a big deal- not only because of the huge servings of food, but also because you get to see relatives you haven’t seen in a while.  Just recently, an old (by old, I mean chronologically challenged) relative from my mother’s … [Continue reading]

Smells Like Regret- Almost!

My seven-year old daughter learned a new word yesterday: despondent.  When she asked me how I was feeling when I got up from bed that morning, that’s the quick answer I gave her.  I told her that meant sad, hopeless.  My dismal demeanor made my mood … [Continue reading]

In Need Of New Armchairs

I have recently moved into a new neighborhood, and I'm pretty much ecstatic with my new house despite the fact that there is a load of things for me to do. You know, the usual thing that you need to do whenever you find yourself moving into a new … [Continue reading]

How Simple Activities Like Picnics can Improve Your Mood

If you’re suffering from depression, a mood disorder, or have a very stressful job, all of these conditions require you to pay special attention to yourself and find ways to relieve anxiety and stress. It may be easier said than done, but finding … [Continue reading]