Someone needs to kick my rear in gear... Guess it'll be me. Everything is new, and not all of it good. But I am blessed, learning new things, breaking out of my comfort zone, and excited for what is to come. Tomorrow will be day one... What will be your new adventure?
Can I just brag about my best friend for a moment? Rachel Hafner means the world to me. I've known her since high school. We went to a music camp and college together at Concordia University River Forest (now Chicago). I was the maid of honor in her wedding, she was there when our oldest … Continue reading My sister from another Minister.
Man, am I dragging today. Physically, emotionally and spiritually. When I'm not on a schedule and having all my time planned, I really have a hard motivating myself to do...anything. Can you relate?The summer is always suppose to be better. No more school. No more poopy weather. No more getting up at the butt crack … Continue reading The Ughs and Blahs
Its been a while. A Really long while. I'm talkin', I'm almost nothing like the person who put a blog post here last time...well...I'm still funny...and gorgeous...I love to eat... Yeah, okay, so maybe not that much has changed. I'm going to stop pretending to be witty and funny and just be myself. We'll see … Continue reading I think I need to give this another go.
Did you know that the key to better gas mileage is patience?? Of all the character traits, it had to be the one I'm the worst at. You must think I'm joking or being sarcastic, but I'm actually being serious. On average, Tony's and my van gets about 18 mpg. Not horrible, but not … Continue reading Did yah know…
It's been a while... I've learned that I have a love/hate relationship with Social Media. Apparently I learn things, take in advice, listen to reason in a slow agonizing way. It's not that I don't want to better myself, but I hesitate and procrastinate and second guess myself all the time. Things like Social … Continue reading It’s none of your/my business!!
I did it!!!! I did it! I did it! I did it! I replaced a broken driver's side rear view mirror all by myself!!!! And I will NEVER DO IT AGAIN... 😳 I was bound and determined not to spend $400 or $500 to have a mirror replaced. I called the dealership, told them … Continue reading I AM WOMAN!!! HEAR ME ROAR!!!
So that just happened...or rather, didn't happen.I've already procrastinated and put off blogging. I think my dog ate my motivation. It's just no where to be seen. Today is going to be different. I've already done the dishes, mapped out more seeds to plant in my mini green house before they go into the big garden, … Continue reading My dog ate my motivation.
I got home later than normal tonight with every intention of completing a vast and awe inspiring post. I was going to toss out words and thoughts and hope that it would reach the masses...Then Scorpion came on... Come People!!! This show is good!!!! What was I supposed to do? Yeah yeah yeah, we DVR'd it … Continue reading Quick one for the road…
When my family and I moved to Michigan, finding a place of worship was of the utmost import. It surpassed finding the best shopping spots or where the best gas station was... this is the big time, folks! Our Savior Lutheran Church and School in Grand Rapids, Michigan won us over. Or I should say, … Continue reading I’m definitely cooler by association.
My wonderfully patient husband Tony and I were going through some boxes of pictures we brought back from my mom's old house. If that is what the past smells like, then I am on the fast track to asthma....ugh...Some of the pictures gave me pause. The age, the history, the stories...they were awesome. Some pictures, … Continue reading The last piece found us.