Happy Father’s Day or As It’s Known Around Here – Happy Second Mother’s Day

Father’s day used to be a tough one for our family. The kids’ dad and my now ex-husband was extremely abusive and no one wanted to celebrate him. So I came up with Second Mother’s Day. I figured, as a single mom, I deserved two days of celebration for all my hard work. After all,Continue reading “Happy Father’s Day or As It’s Known Around Here – Happy Second Mother’s Day”

The Liebster Award – My First Award!

First, I want to thank PoojaG for nominating me. Even though she’s half my age, I still enjoy her blog and her unique perspective. Just goes to show that you can have friends of all ages and backgrounds. Now my answers to the questions: What is your favorite book? Oooh – difficult. There are soContinue reading “The Liebster Award – My First Award!”

Adventures in Carpentry

As a single mom, I in charge of all household projects. You might say I am the Queen! I have been a plumber, a carpenter, a painter, a reluctant electrician, an auto mechanic, an electronics expert, etc. Lately I have been involved in putting wooden bottoms on some chests of drawers that don’t have any.Continue reading “Adventures in Carpentry”