Saturday, April 29, 2017

My Goals Are So Much Simpler These Days


There was a time before I was a housewife that I had lofty goals similar to those of many other college girls. I thought I wanted to make gobs of money, climb the ladder, and be somebody, as if I already wasn't somebody. But as I went along, I slowly found that the old traditional nest-making skills would bring me to actual satisfaction in my life ...

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Free Lifeline TrumpPhone Smartphone with Free 350 Minutes, Data, and Texting



Hello ladies. This might help your household out a bit. I wanted to pass on some information for any of you who might be low income. The Lifeline program started by Reagan and made popular with Obamaphones now has a smartphone option, with free 350 talk minutes per month, free unlimited texting, and free 500MB monthly data ...

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Happy Easter Everyone!


I hope you all are having a blessed day, whether at home, church, or anywhere else! I've missed you all.

Tonight for Easter dinner we will be having ham, sweet potatoes,cole slaw, stuffing, deviled eggs, and apple crisp, and of course my first batch of iced tea of the season.

It is always nice to see nature come back to life in Spring. So yesterday, with my husband, I got started direct sowing some flower seeds in the garden.

I am also planting tomatoes, spinach, and scallions aplenty this year. There is a lot of garden work to do, so we're doing a little each day.

We planted two apple trees last year in our front yard -- a red delicious and a granny smith. One of them has blooms this year, which means, we might start to get some apples on them already!

It would be so nice one day in the future years to have apple pies, apple jelly, candy apples, etc. to look forward to.

Enjoy your day and I'd love to read your questions and comments below!



Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Emily Dickinson: The Honorary Housewife






When I was a college student I lived down the street from Emily Dickinson's house on Main St. in Amherst, MA. The poetess lived in the stately colonial home in the 19th century, and much like many housewives, she didn't want to leave it ...

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Non-Toxic Infant Cribs Made in the USA

If you have any relatives that are having a baby or you are pregnant yourself, these non-toxic infant cribs will give you peace of mind and increase your sense of patriotism!

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