• Improving Your Communication Skills Can Help You Have A Healthier Relationship

    Better communication is the key to a lot of positive things in life and understanding how to improve your skills can really benefit you and your relationships with others. Talk about your feelings. When talking about sensitive topics with your partner, it is easy for them to feel like you are blaming them for whatever went wrong. One way to get around this problem is by reframing things through the use of “I” statements. For instance, you could say something like, “I feel overwhelmed by the housework and could really use some help.” This gives your partner a chance to understand your feelings without feeling like you are blaming them…

  • Happy Mothers Day tag

    Happy Sunday!! Happy Mother’s Day!

    Happy Mother’s Day to all the Mom’s out there. Not a Mom?  It’s okay, I hope you have a PERFECT day doing exactly what YOU want to do!!! Me? I drove back to California to spend the weekend with my kids. I surprised Alice and picked her up from school. Best SURPRISE EVER!!! I got the best HUG EVER!!!

  • Tips For Making The Most Of Your Evenings!!

    Whether you are in charge of raising a young family or you spend most of your time at work, it is likely that your evenings mean a lot to you. They could be your one chance to get away from the demands of daily life. However, if you are distracted by your hectic schedule, you may find yourself failing to make the most of your evenings. If you are determined to turn things around, you should work your way through the following four tips. Power through your final chores You could use the first part of your evenings to power through your final chores. This is an excellent opportunity for…

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    8 Ways College Students Can Save Money!!

    Along with worrying about classes and the future job that they’re working towards, numerous college students are feeling the stress of a tight budget. Fortunately, there are many solutions to saving money and make budgeting it a bit easier. Here are the top eight. Don’t buy new / look for discounted options: The odds are that after the one course you bought it for, that textbook will never be used again. And in today’s modern age, electronics are nearing the same shelf life. There’s no sense in overspending for something that is shiny and new but will probably be outdated by the end of the semester.Look into borrowing books from…

  • Well, that was fun………. NOT!

    Ya know, there are times that I get it into my head that I am a major computer programmer.  I convince myself that I know my script from my HTML. I figure I can fix css, js, plain text and move this then move that. Close this app, move this widget and edit that plugin. Wellll, we all know what happens when I DO any of that!!  Yup, I break the whole darn thing in one swift click of a button. Thanks to a nice long visit with the folks at GoDaddy for fixing this mess. Then a quick fix from Pretty Darn Cute designs and BOOM I’m workin’ again. I’m…

  • WORX 20V GT Revolution Trimmer/  Edger/Mini-Mower Father’s Day Giveaway!!

    This Giveaway Is Closed Check the sidebar at the right for my $50 Your Way Giveaway. WORX 20V GT Revolution Trimmer/  Edger/Mini-Mower Father’s Day Giveaway Giveaway Sponsored By:  WORX Tools  Hosted By: Holiday Contest and Sweeps Presents The: WORX 20V GT Revolution Trimmer/ Edger/Mini-Mower Father’s Day Giveaway 2 – Winners Holiday Contest and Sweeps along with a great group of Dedicated Co-Host’s is pleased to team up with a new giveaway sponsor named “WORX”. Tired of having to pull a ton of yard tools out of the garage to work on your yard and garden during the summer, then wondering if you extension cord is going to be long enough…

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    Help Your Kids Learn to Love Swimming!

    If you’ve got little ones, I’m sure you’re starting to think about what kind of life skills you want them to have, and surely swimming is near the top of the list. Not only is swimming an essential skill that can be life-saving, but it also gives kids a lot of freedom. They’ll have the opportunity to try out for their high school’s swim team if they want, and so much more than that. They’ll never have the fear of the water when offered a day trip to a beach, or a stay at a hotel with a pool. Swimming gives your kids the gift of confidence in the water…