Archive | March, 2012

Tusk-an Raiders

March 31, 2012

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Ladies and gentlemen, THAT is a narwhal tusk. What is a narwhal, you ask? It’s a sea creature. It is something between a small whale and a large seal. The narwhal has a tusk. It’s actually a tooth gone wild. A front tooth grows like mad and develops into this crazy-long sword. Cartoon images of […]

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Bad Soil? No Problem!

March 31, 2012

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Scotts® for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Flooding does much more than dump tons of water on your property, I have found out. It spreads seeds from uphill, depositing zillions of weeds into the yard. It fills low areas of the lawn and […]

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The Real Mega Millions

March 30, 2012

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Oh. So. Sad.

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Random Toodles #7891

March 29, 2012

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I’m not quite sure if it was the big trip last week or what, but I have been utterly exhausted. There’s just been too much going on constantly and I really need to slow things down. Installing windows, spring cleaning, kids’ activities, work, etc etc. Hence my prolonged absence here and elsewhere. Zzzzzzzz *** When […]

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Going to New York City

March 22, 2012

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We’ve had this planned since November, and now the day has finally come! We’re going again on our yearly excursion to the Big Apple. I took my two gals for their first time last summer, and it was so much fun! We’re continuing our whirlwind tour of Everything You Wanted to Know About Alexander Hamilton […]

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Wordless and Worded Wednesday: Night Sky

March 21, 2012

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Jupiter and Venus were brilliant in the night sky last night. The entire sky was blaze with pulsating stars, actually. My camera could not capture it, but it did manage to pick up the planets. So lovely! Psalm 19 The heavens declare the glory of God; And the firmament shows His handiwork. Day unto day […]

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Food By Color

March 21, 2012

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FOOD BY COLOR Author: Joseph Sandoval I was watching the “Today Show” on clear tv this morning, like I do every morning. I love to watch the show and drink coffee before I get ready for the day. The show last until ten o’clock, but I usually only let myself watch until nine, and then […]

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Word Wrangling, The Ultimate Career and Other Stuff

March 20, 2012

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Someone posted this quote by C.S. Lewis recently. At first I was surprised Lewis even said something like that, his thoughts and work always seemed to revolve around high falutin’ scholarly stuff. “The homemaker has the ultimate career. All other careers exist for one purpose only – and that is to support the ultimate career. […]

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Is Health Insurance REALLY Worth it??

March 19, 2012

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Man, our health insurance is expensive. I can’t believe how expensive insurance, in general, is! It seems that most premiums are becoming out of reach of the average large family. The Hubs and I have been hashing through some of our expenses, trying to slash this or that. Insurance is where we are doing most […]

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Meet Me on Monday March 19

March 19, 2012

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Oh dear. March is almost over! 🙁 I have enjoyed this month. It’s been so spring-like. And because we finally got a few new windows, I can open them and enjoy the birds singing outside. Just this morning i have heard cardinals, robins, and blue jays! This must be a record for Upstate New York. […]

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