Happy Birthday;or What Now?

December is my birthday month and Sunday is my birthday. This is my personal “new year” and traditionally the time when I reflect the past year and plan for the fresh one on the horizon.     As you know, I’ve had lots of time on my hands lately (ahem) due to unemployment and now […]

Let’s Get This [frugal] Party Started!

Oh you guys, so much has been going on. I don’t even know where to start, I really don’t. You can catch up a little bit if you follow my Instagram account. That will clue you in a little bit! I also I just wrote this post on my simple living blog, a simple rebellion. […]

Abstinence April

No, not THAT kind of abstinence! What do you think I am, crazy??? #lovetoloveyoubaby What I’m talking about is abstaining from shopping. ‘Cause I like to shop. Like, really. Not full price shopping, but second-hand, yard-sale, thrift shop shopping. That seeking for the superfind kind of shopping. I can’t go by a thrift shop without stopping. Goodwill, […]

Fearless Writing Challenge, Day 78: More shopping, more eating, more drinking. 

I’m just about maxed out.  When I get home I will need to detox with green smoothies, fresh air, and exercise, that’s for sure!  I can not imagine how people work in the casinos. All that noise and artificial light – not to mention the smoke.  We stumbled upon a little oasis today, this shrine […]

Fearless Writing Challenge, Day 58: Who’s Your Guru?

I read a story about Tony Robbins, the mega-watt coach to billionaires and King of all motivational life coach types, and how he didn’t make it on a sports team in high school. Did he work hard to improve and come back like Michael Jordan did after getting cut from his freshman basketball team? Nope. […]

A Month of Minimalism

Anyone care to join me as I experiment with a month of beginning minimalism (also know to me as: reduce, reuse, recycle and don’t buy shit you really don’t need)? C’mon, admit it, it sounds like more fun than a barrel of free, recycled monkeys, doesn’t it? I’ve been inspired to try this (key word, […]