When It’s Time to Move

Relocating from one state to another can be stressful and the more stuff you own, the worse it can be. Questions pop up like, should we take the bedroom set or what about the dining room table and chairs? My family has moved many times through the years and it’s never easy making those decisions. In every instance, it comes down to this: take everything with to the new place or consider junk it hauling? There is good and bad to both...

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School Homework

My 6 year old niece asked me to help with her homework assignment recently. It brought back memories of things that I learned in elementary school. My niece’s class was learning words and rhyming. She had two columns..one was a list of words that rhyme and the other had a group of words that had to be matched up with the first list.   Here’s an example of both columns and how my niece paired them up:   Rowing boat...

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Hauling Lakeland

I’ve always been the type of person who thinks of a vacation away from my home in Lakeland as only being perfect if I stay in a good motel, eat out at restaurants with fabulous food and sit by the pool. The thought of sleeping and fixing my own meals while traveling for days or weeks on end across the country in a “box” pretty much goes against my nature. It’s a vacation, after all, and I really don’t  cherish the idea of cooking and...

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