Tuesday, August 7, 2012
My summer vacation is finally here! I’m leaving on a jet plane! Summer vacations as a kid were rare but always fun. I have fond memories of the beaches in Florida, the tulips in Michigan, ...
Monday, June 25, 2012
What do you spend your money on? What could you do with an extra $9,500 every month? I bet your mind went wild with that second question, but was the first one so easy? Maybe ...
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
I got a dog! It’s just as much an adjustment for me as it is for him, I think. He’s a house-dog; that’s an adjustment in itself. The last time I had dogs was many ...
Sunday, May 13, 2012
Well, the inevitable finally happened. It’s a sad story, so I’ll start from the beginning. (Please, get your tissues ready.) I was getting into my car to go to work, and I reached into my ...
Sunday, March 25, 2012
I have decided that exercising is hazardous to my wallet, so I have to stop doing it. Okay… maybe not that extreme. I think physical activity is a great stress reliever but I’ve found out ...
Sunday, February 12, 2012
I’m not going to lie to you. I love fast food. It’s, well… fast! It’s so easy to stop on the way home after a long day of work and pick up a sandwich from ...
Friday, October 7, 2011
First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes Quesia with the baby carriage. I had always imagined this entire process to take 5 – 7 years. I felt good about the amount of time that ...
Thursday, September 1, 2011
The end of summer will soon be here, and my husband and I have procrastinated on making a decision about taking a vacation. If I am to be totally honest, the procrastination is primarily ...
Friday, August 19, 2011
My very first car was a 1988 Chevrolet Nova – a car my mother had driven since I was about 5 years old. A classic, right? Wrong! By the time it was passed along to me, ...
Thursday, August 4, 2011
I like to think things through. It makes me feel secure knowing that I have weighed all my options and that I will be prepared to live with the outcome. My husband is the total ...