Coffee filters..who knew! You can by 1,000 at the Dollar store for almost nothing. COFFEE FILTERS: Not just for making coffee… 1. Cover bowls or dishes when cooking in the microwave. Coffee filters make excellent covers. 2. Clean windows and mirrors. Coffee filters are lint-free so they’ll leave windows sparkling. 3. Protect China – Separate Read More →


My Mother sent this to me and I laughed so hard I almost wet my britches (for you youngsters…that’s pants), simply for the “blonde” or “senior” moment of it all. So, I thought it fit best under humor. I also had to go into the kitchen and check this out for myself. Who knew! Here Read More →

BEFORE you order…Trees will be seedlings, unless otherwise stated. Be sure to read everything carefully, email them to see if you get a response and do your due diligence PRIOR to ordering. We have not tried any except the last one listed, which was positive. Free Trees and Plants .com They locate unsold plants, you Read More →


During one of my yard sales, I had struck up a conversation about health issues (something it seems we ALL share) and mentioned having no insurance. She informed me you COULD get Aflac without going through an employer, such as self-employed people obviously couldn’t do. And she would know, as she sold it. So, you Read More →

For the first time ever, I was fortunate enough to get an abscessed tooth…whoo-hoo. Now, while I’ve dealt with small abscesses in the past, I’ve never had one near the root of a tooth before, nor this bad. And sure I don’t have to tell you, it was NO picnic. In fact, after only a Read More →


Get more info on Breast Cancer and procedures at: Excerpt from the American Cancer Society site… “Medicare, Medicaid, and most private health plans cover mammogram costs, or a portion of them. Low-cost mammograms are available in most communities. Call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-ACS-2345 (1-800-227-2345) for information about facilities in your area. In Read More →


WHAT IS A GRANDPARENT? (taken from papers written by a class of 8-year-olds) Grandparents are a lady and a man who have no little children of their own. They like other people’s. A grandfather is a man & a grandmother is a lady! Grandparents don’t have to do anything except be there when we come Read More →


We finally broke down and upgraded to the new HD TV (when the new reg. left no choice). Anyway, as I was dusting one day I almost pushed it over while trying to fit my hand between the TV and the base. So, despite my feelings regarding wasteful spending on every late, great, innovative gadget Read More →