Weekly Photo Challenge – Up Close

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Close Up.” I took a photo of a purse that I have had for years, to sell on Etsy and I realized the link on the handle was actually a face … nice detail. I had never noticed that before taking the time to take close…

Goodbye Insomnia

I recently listened to a presentation about the many and varied types of dementia.  It is important to me because of my work in hospice care and when dealing with elderly clients in my organizing business. I did learn about a solution/aid for insomnia that I could try on myself and my husband. We frequently make…

Happy 4th July! Birthday Cake and Margaritas

  Watermelon Cake You Will Need 1 watermelon 1 lb Strawberries, washed, hulled and thinly sliced 2 oz  Blueberries, washed and drained Small Carton of Heavy Whipping Cream,  freshly whipped Directions Generously slice the top and bottom off the watermelon leaving the center part of the melon. Remove skin and shape into a round cake.…

Teen Checking Accounts

When is a good time to open a checking account for your teenager? Opening a bank account for your teen is a step towards their independence. However, it takes time, years even, for these young adults to learn how to manage their funds.   To open a bank account “with training wheels” consider a student…