Can you believe that it's almost SUMMER?! Where has the year gone? The year is almost half over already. It seems like only yesterday we were putting up Christmas decorations and watching "A Christmas Story" for the 8,000th time (ha ha). And now here it is, the start of Memorial Day weekend. The "official" start to the summer season. Yet here I am wearing jeans and a sweat jacket to take Espn out for a walk, and our ... Read More about
The tick saga is still continuing in our home. So far we found six ticks. They all appear to be baby ticks because they have six legs and adults have eight legs. It's the adult ones that cause the most problems so hopefully that is a "good" thing in a way.After spending a ton of money on flea and tick sprays (for both the dog and the cats), room spray, carpet power, flea and tick bath, the groomer and the vet we are ... Read More about The Tick Saga Continues…
Well today started out pretty well. We actually were able to motivate the kids to get up and get ready to do some food shopping early today so that later on we could go out and do something before the rain came. Usually we're heading out to the grocery store for our bi-weekly food shopping after lunch. This time we were actually home by lunch time. We decided to go to a local park called Peck's Pond. It's about a mile to ... Read More about Attack of the Ticks!
WOW! This has got to be the first time on record that I was having a happy "hump day". It's Wednesday. The week is half over and the weekend is almost here (not that I have plans this weekend). So why am I so happy? Because I won two AWESOME prizes yesterday! I pretty much never win anything so to win two great prizes in one day - that is AWESOME!!! First I received an e-mail from Deborah at SheKnowsParties that I won her ... Read More about
Happy Mother's Day to all the mom's out there, and mom's to be... even grandmas too! I hope you all have an extra special day. We have nothing planned for Mother's day. I have already received my presents which consisted of several books I have been wanting to read for ages now including "Tuesdays with Morrie" (GREAT book!), "Marley and Me", "Eat, Pray, Love" and "Escape". I have A LOT of reading to do the next few weeks. ... Read More about Happy Mothers Day!