Homemade Cat Food


Do you ever get an idea in your head that you think you’ll never do, then the next thing you know you’re doing it? That’s how I started making homemade cat food. It all started when Jo-Bear told me “Mom, you should make your own cat food, Aunt Dee does…

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Who Needs More Sleep? Everyone!


Remember when I said that one of my New Year Resolutions was to get more sleep? Well, I’m still not doing great at it, even though I know how important sleep is. Most Americans – children and adults – are consistently living in a sleep deprived state. Not only does…

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What Food Expiration Dates Really Mean

Nobody wants to eat old yucky food, but sometimes expiration dates are taken too literally and money is wasted on food that didn’t need to be thrown away. Did you know that in the United States alone over $218 billion is spent every year on food that is thrown away…

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Walmart Beauty Box – Spring 2017

Woo hoo – my Spring 2017 Walmart Beauty Box is here! And it’s hot pink, which is almost as good as purple.   The packaging is really pretty, I can’t wait to see what’s inside…   Look at all the goodies… I can’t wait to try them all! And since…

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Double Trouble

It all started about a year ago when Jo-Bear was visiting his girlfriend, Yoopette. Her cat had a litter of kittens and Jo-Bear, who’s a HUGE animal-lover, fell in love with the kittens and begged for one. We already had Kippy, Murphy, Laelia, and Snickers, and were planning to get…

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Flooring Ideas

I’m the kind of person who has more ideas than time or money to see those ideas become reality. For instance, I’ve been thinking about how to redo the playroom floor. Not that we’re planning to do that anytime soon – first we need to finish redoing the kitchen and…

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New Year’s Resolutions

New year resolution concept illustration with dart pinned at center of bullseye target

Well, we’re about halfway through March. That’s almost one-fourth the way through 2017. How are your New Year’s Resolutions doing? Are you going strong? Stumbling but still trying? Or are your Resolutions among the 80% that fail by February? I made three New Year’s Resolutions this year and am not…

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