Category Archives: life

Flotation Tank Experience: A One-Hour Relaxing Float in a Tub of Buoyant Water

Sensory deprivation tanks were big in the 70s, but who knew they were still around? If you missed out on the experience then (like I did), check out this relaxation technique at a location near you. While the concept remains … Continue reading

Posted in life | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

No Good Deed Goes Unpunished: Best of Intentions Can Backfire Big-Time

Ever hear the saying “No good deed goes unpunished”? I didn’t understand what it meant til I was in my 40s, but that’s when I discovered that doing things out of the goodness of your heart to help someone doesn’t … Continue reading

Posted in life | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Kindness Counts: Make the World a Better Place

Kindness counts.

Posted in life | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Blown Away by January 21st Women’s March on Washington

Millions of women (and men and children) around the world joined in the Women’s March today — Jan. 21, 2017 — in solidarity to stand up for women’s rights and to send a powerful message to recently sworn-in President Donald … Continue reading

Posted in life | Tagged , , , | 10 Comments

Mixed Results on 2016 Life Goals

Think I did somewhat better on my 2016 life goals (resolutions) than the ones from the year before…

Posted in life | Leave a comment

Two Great Holiday Bargains Thru Nov. 28, 2016 — from Amazon and Target

Nothing better than getting holiday bargains! Here are a couple great ones. 1) Most Target purchases are 15% off Sun., Nov. 27 and Mon., Nov. 28,2016,  including some grocery items. I shopped there Sunday evening and saved $10! The discount … Continue reading

Posted in life | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

What’s Up with the Pinterest Poop Pictures? Cut it Out!

In my opinion, one of the simple pleasures in life is taking some time to relax and scroll through the Pinterest website to enjoy great photography and read entertaining articles.

Posted in life | Tagged , | 2 Comments

A Great Way to Make Safe Craigslist Sales Transactions

Did you ever want to buy or sell something on Craigslist or through websites such as Ebay or Facebook swap pages, but were concerned about safety while making the transaction?

Posted in life | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Highs and Lows of July and August 2016

It’s been a few months since I published the highs and lows of life, so here’s a catcher-upper.

Posted in life | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Thrift Store Treasures #8

There’s nothing like wearing bright spring colors again after a long winter, is there?

Posted in bargains, life, thrift store treasures, thrift stores | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments