Navy Events and How I Survive Them

A few weeks ago, we attended a Navy event.  Hubby told me about this weeks in advance, but it went in one ear and out the other.  Nope, didn’t even write it on my calendar.  He mentioned it a couple of days beforehand. And yes, I tried to get out of it.  And of course, he reminded me how much …

You Probably Should Mind Your Own Business

You probably should Mind Your Own Business!  This concept seems to be getting harder these days.  I mean, I get it.  There are times we need to stick our noses in things happening around us.  Times when someone is being hurt or mistreated.  Otherwise, some of you NEED to MIND YOUR BUSINESS! Maybe the problem isn’t minding your own business …

Welcome December and Welcome ME Time

self-care during Christmas

Let’s welcome December.  November flew by and this year is going by even faster.  As we enter the hustle and bustle season, I hope each of you takes some time for yourself.  Nope, don’t even start with the excuses.  The goal for 2019 (the goal is now for 2020) is to change the mindset that you must always be last.  …

Additional Way To Save This Cyber Monday

Additional Cyber Monday Savings For Your pocket.

Are you shopping this Cyber Monday?  There will be a lot of great deals happening across the web, and we all want to ensure we are getting the best deals and saving as much as possible.  Now, I won’t lie.  When I shop on Cyber Monday, I shop for myself.  Nope, not one thing purchased goes as gifts for the …

List of Veterans Day Discounts and Promotions

Veterans Day - Gunnery Sergeant Sims

Veterans Day is November 11.  Veterans Day honors military personnel who have served in the United States Armed Forces.  It falls on a Sunday this year but will be observed by the government Monday, November 12.  Some school systems will be closed and others will open.  Our kids will be in school on Monday.  While they are in school, hubby and …

I Don’t Sign Papers In The Morning

Do you have children who cannot find their shoes, jacket, need something signed, etc. every morning?  Well, you are NOT alone.  Some days are better than others, but when those mornings hit in my house, I dish out blank stares.  There’s no yelling, no fussing.  Just blank stares.  One of my biggest pet peeves is the signing of forms.  No!  …