New Year’s Fun and Lucky Foods

December 31, 2013   No Comments

Every New Years Eve, my family gathers to celebrate the wonderful past year as well as the hopeful future. I have a pretty big family: two brothers with their families, my three children and six grandchildren (so far). So you can imagine how much fun the family get-togethers are at my two-story home. Luckily, we […]

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Thankful For Fire And Family

November 11, 2013   No Comments

Fall has been my favorite season for quite a while, especially since I love to decorate for the holidays. When the weather starts to cool off, I know it is time to get out my pumpkins and warm spices. I live in one of those comfortable, country home designs with a huge yard full of […]

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Love My Hot Tub

October 8, 2013   No Comments

If you ask me, Autumn is the best time to soak in a hot tub. The weather is getting cooler and the leaves are falling, providing the perfect atmosphere for relaxing in hot water. I have a history of back problems and used to get to a community center to use their hydrotherapy facilities. A […]

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Learn Ways To Beat The Heat

September 10, 2013   1 Comment

Sealing driveways is definitely a hot job. I would know because I do all kinds of pavements from driveways to parking lots. It is also a job that is usually performed during the warmer months, since it does not work very well when it’s freezing outside. So I am definitely used to working under extremely […]

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Closing Our Pool For The Season

August 27, 2013   No Comments

  Now that the kids are back in school and the weather will start to change, we knew it was that dreaded time of year to clean out the pool. It seems like there is so much work involved, but every year it appears to go faster and faster. My husband and I must be […]

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Blending Log Cabin Living with Nature

August 20, 2013   1 Comment

    My family has been living in one of those log cabins for about thirty years now. Well, it looks like logs on the outside, whereas the inside it looks like a normal home. It started with my husband and I deciding to get that dream home in the woods. We found this house […]

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Enjoying The Heat All Year Long

August 5, 2013   No Comments

  If you enjoy summer as much as I do, you probably are soaking up the heat as much as you can before the cool air of fall moves in. I love the sun and the benefits that it provides to make my body healthier. In addition to the nourishing vitamin D rays, it also […]

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My New Outdoor Living Area

July 16, 2013   No Comments

  My husband and I have an enormous backyard and live in one of those lovely Country French home plans right in the heart of the South. We have always wanted to do something with the large piece of land we live on, but just have never known what to do. It seems like lately […]

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Time For A New Bay Window

June 27, 2013   No Comments

I was fixing dinner in my lovely country kitchen several days ago, when I heard the distinct sound of breaking glass. I turned the stove off to go investigate the mess that I would probably have to clean up. As I entered the living room, there was a baseball lying on the floor and my […]

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Summer Clean-Up and De-Cluttering

June 13, 2013   No Comments

Now that I am home for the summer and not running kids back and forth to school and their activities, I can start tackling all of those cleaning duties I let go of for so long. My husband and I own one of those cozy ranch homes with our two little boys. During the school […]

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