Spring Cleaning #2

Second round! Our ratty old IKEA couch that had been sitting on the landing was first to go. It was taking up space and was an eyesore that the cat had used as a scratching post. It had served its purpose well for over six years but it was time to go. We packed upContinue reading “Spring Cleaning #2”

Jab # 1 (COVID Vaccine)

Woot woot! Here in Texas, phase 2 which is the general population for the COVID vaccine, opened up. The exact date was March 29. A very exciting day! I made sure to go online that night and check all of the possible places I could make an appointment. Naturally everyone was doing the same thing!Continue reading “Jab # 1 (COVID Vaccine)”

Spring Cleaning

The hubby and I decided to do a little spring cleaning the other day. And by that, I mean get rid of junk! We cleaned out the attic a bit, pulling down things we haven’t used in several years. A whole set of plate-ware we haven’t touched, old hats, a cat-scratched ottoman and more. ItContinue reading “Spring Cleaning”

What a relief!

On Sunday, the sun came out. It was a beautiful 75 degrees! It was a huge relief to be back to the weather we know and love. Of course Texas still has a long way to go before getting back to normal and recovering from the storm, but it is a huge step in theContinue reading “What a relief!”

A toilet paper roll has a second life

Toilet paper rolls . Disposable. Recyclable. Telescopes for kids. And… charitable donations for animals? Yup! I was on the Nextdoor app one day when I saw a volunteer at the local animal shelter requested empty toilet paper and paper towel rolls. Why? Apparently they get filled with treats and become toys for the dogs andContinue reading “A toilet paper roll has a second life”

You-Tube Workout

Since I canceled my gym membership I have been sort of a drift with no real guidance for my workouts. I’ve gone for walks quite a bit which is always nice, I enjoy the fresh air and sun, but I never quite work up a sweat. With “Cedar Fever“ going strong here in Texas, IContinue reading “You-Tube Workout”

Ah, Sunshine

I realize it’s getting colder and darker around the country, even here in Texas it’s started having it’s cool and rainy days. So how do you appreciate the sun when it’s so cold? In my house there are two windows in the bedroom that let in daytime sun just above a little two person sofa.Continue reading “Ah, Sunshine”