Decluttering

The solar panel guy stood me up yesterday, so I needed something to do. I decided to tackle some clutter. This is always a source of tension in the family. I don’t like clutter....

On My Way to an A

Mass Save called me yesterday and asked me if they could come out today to do an audit! I’m so glad I actually answered my phone. The guy – Ryan – took a look...

kWh

I went to another home show and added a few items to my wish list:  an epoxy garage floor, a vertical window system for the porch, and solar panels. (My husband, on the other...

Spring?

Time for baseball and yard work, even if the weather begs to differ. My Driveway March 9 My Backyard April 1 Me Being Stubborn Though the forsythias seem to be making an effort. I...

Motherhood

A few weeks ago, my daughter had a friend over for dinner, and we were talking about what they wanted to be when they grew up. My daughter’s friend asked me what I had...

5.9, 5.9, 5.8, 6.0

The job search isn’t exactly going at a blazing pace. I’ve been distracted by too many fun things like attending home and garden shows, traveling to Florida, and spending way too much time on this blog....

Characters

I escaped the frozen tundra that is New England for a few days and ran into a few characters. First, me. I continued to work on my photography skills, … … and rediscovered my favorite...

Hearts or Spades?

I visited the Boston Flower & Garden Show today. I managed to avoid filling out any prize entry forms. I have won enough free vacations to last a life time from the last event I...

Gas Pedals

Since I’ve become addicted to TED, I’ll be starting more conversations with “I saw this TED talk…”I saw this TED talk that made me think about how the presenter’s advice related to my own career. The...