Move the sofa; change your life

more moving

See?  I’m a lot like an award winning actress. Since I was a wee little child, I have felt a burning need to rearrange my life starting with the furniture.

At first I was only compelled to start “The Big Shove” as I’ve come to think of it, to the first few hours after a trip of more than two or three hours.

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Burn baby burn

partie

My very own little Mayberry is enjoying a flurry of Christmas parties and neighbors are exchanging lovely gifts of cookies and quick breads.  What’s a girl to do if she’s been fighting the middle age frump since she was 28 years old and getting through the rest of the month without monumental weight gain will be challenging?

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Welcome to my fridge make-over

fridge

I don’t think anything has excited me this much since I completed the Music City Half Marathon.  You will probably yawn and think “What’s the big deal?” If so, you probably have a cleaning service to clean up after you.

I don’t, and one of the most offensive areas in my home is my refrigerator.  I try to clean it out once a month. I take out all the drawers and scour, scrub and pry loose all these alien substances that grow on the shelves.  It’s my most dreaded chore.

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