Risk vs. Reward – When Risk Pays Off

Consider Risk vs. Reward Before Making a Decision   One of my husband Dave’s favorite sayings is, “Risk vs. Reward” – or simply “R v R” –  when calculating the potential of something being either a good or bad decision.  A blog challenge writing prompt one time related to this: Name a time when a … Read more

True Story: Mad Mouse Mission

True Story: Mad Mouse Mission! On this Sunday, I thought I’d re-share a light-hearted, funny true story from about 5 years ago! So gather around and hear the tale (pun intended 😉 ) of the “Mad Mouse Mission” that happened in our houseful of cats! ~~*~~ This adventure occurred in January of 2012, so we … Read more

My Top 10 List for YOU to Get to Know ME

My Top 10 List About Me! 🙂 I have a lot of new readers and some new followers, so I thought  I would publish this post again to help you get to know me better! 🙂  Have you ever written a “Top 10” list about yourself? I have done this kind of list before, with … Read more

Check Out My 2017 FAQs for My Businesses

Check out my 2017 FAQs for my businesses! This is an idea from one of the blog challenges. I posted it last fall (2016), but I thought maybe it would be a good idea to post it again now near the beginning of 2017.   ~~*~~ ~~*~~   There are several questions people have frequently … Read more

2016 Goes Out with a Nor’easter!

We’re down to two days left of 2016 — and we DID get our nor’easter yesterday here in Maine, with more than a foot of new snow!     I am thankful that we did not encounter as many problems with this “quick hit” Nor’easter as we have with bigger, longer lasting storms in the … Read more