Amazing bath products by Dr. Teal's

You may have noticed Dr. Teal’s at some of your favorite stores.  I discovered it a couple of years ago, and I am a huge fan of their body oils, lotions, and body washes.

I know a lot of people don’t like body oils, but I think they are fantastic.

I must be lazy because lotion always seems like too much bother.  And then when I do bother, it pills up, and I hate that! Read More →

Secure Your Purse

A few years ago I read about a great tip to keep your purse more secure while you are shopping.  Now, to clarify, I have never had anyone take my purse or even try to take my purse.   I truly believe that 99% of people are good, honest, and caring.

However, my husband is more cautious.  His father was in law enforcement, and when you have a family member in law enforcement, your view of the world tends to be a little more cynical – I suppose it is because law enforcement often deals with the 1%. Read More →


Why, oh why do children like to have their tantrums in public???  Why can’t they just keep them confined to the walls of our homes?  Every time my kids have a breakdown in the presence of others, I usually don’t care about the fact they are having the tantrum, my caring stems from the feeling that now my parenting skills (or lack thereof) are on display for everyone to see.  It is a lot of pressure!!! Read More →