Thankful for the Bestie Tribe

This meme captured my eye (and heart) the other day and it beautifully sums up just how darn lucky I am in the Bestie Tribe Department. Just for fun one day, I looked up the term “best friend” and here is what it said; “The…

10 Ways to Spring Clean Your Way to Extra Cash

I kinda like Spring Cleaning. It’s the chance to de-clutter, de-junk, and -decrapify your life by moving out the unused and unneeded, scrubbing everything up, and starting the summer season with a fresh new feeling. Sometimes, I get overwhelmed by the sheer amount of volume…

Dr. Seuss Week

Wacky Crafts and Fun Books for Dr. Seuss Week

March 2 is Dr. Seuss’s birthday and also NEA’s Read Across America Day! “In cities and towns across the nation, teachers, teenagers, librarians, politicians, actors, athletes, parents, grandparents, and others develop NEA’s Read Across America activities to bring reading excitement to children of all ages….

The Ultimate Guide to Charlie

The Ultimate Guide to Charlie and The Chocolate Factory

Watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are hidden in the most unlikely places.” -Roald Dahl I still can remember reading Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl as a kid. I remember feeling bad for Charlie and…

I Remember Grandma and Grandpa

Going through old photos is sometimes as task, and sometimes a delight. I just had one the of the “delight” moments. My Grandpa Paulson was as Norwegian as they got. He was tall and lanky and had a slow easy walk. I remembered he chewed…