Play Money

8 years ago Rosie 1
“I have tried to teach people there are three kicks in every dollar: one, when you make it; two, when you have it. The third kick is when you give it away – and it is the biggest kick of all” – William Allen White Money is on the mind lately for all of us. Read More

List of Participating Bloggers

8 years ago Rosie 3
Check out the talented bloggers who are participating in the May Blogathon Challenge! Vera Marie Badertscher – Travelers Library – Books and movies that influence travel. Heather Boerner – Serenity for the Self Employed – Advice for the self-employed among us. Jane Boursaw – Film Gecko – May Movie Madness and other film-related stuff. Danielle Read More

You Learn Something New Every Day

8 years ago Rosie 1
You Learn Something New Every Day – Day 1 My thanks to Janine Adams of Peace of Mind Organizing (www.peaceofmindorganizing.com ) for suggesting today’s New Thing – Japanese T-shirt folding! I thought it would be easy. After many years of football jerseys, tank tops, and hundreds of T-shirts of different sizes and styles, I figured Read More

Finding the Silly in the Serious

8 years ago Rosie 0
My buddy, Michelle Rafter, has issued a Blogathon challenge. Participants are challenged to post a blog a day during the month of May. Michelle, I officially accept your challenge. Should I throw a blog glove down as I say that? So get your eyes ready for some good reading, folks. On May 1st, I will Read More

Ewe Go, Girl!

8 years ago Rosie 0
The weekend flew by with a fun evening in Lebanon, NH on Saturday. We were able to attend a sold-out Indigo Girls concert held in the Lebanon Opera House. The Indigo Girls had the entire house on their feet by the end, grooving to their sweet old late-80s folky songs, but concert opener Lucy Wainwright Read More

A little green and a little street scene.

8 years ago Rosie 0
Check out this eco-entertainer: www.SteveTrash.com. Steve was voted a Fast 50 Favorite by readers of Fast Company Magazine. He helps teach children that it’s actually easy being green! Steve explains in his bio at Stevetrash.com that he turned to magic to help him with dyslexia. After earning a degree in theatre, Steve performed as a Read More

Trees, Please.

8 years ago Rosie 0
Several years ago, a storm ripped through Randleman, North Carolina and tore out almost 400 loblolly pine trees in the town’s World Summer Youth Camp. Loblolly pines have roots that grow close to the surface of the ground, and groups of the pines will intertwine their roots like the weaving of a blanket. When one Read More

Lessons on Home Remodeling – From a Honeybee

8 years ago Rosie 0
The recent focus on honeybees and Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD) has caused more Americans to learn about – and appreciate – the hard-working honeybee. As a beekeeper, I know that honeybees are social creatures with their lives centered on their home. Each time I stand at the entrance of one of my hives, or open Read More

It’s a Whole New World

8 years ago Rosie 2
Well, here I go! Off on another adventure – blogging in space. I must admit, I probably should have devoted the time to rebuilding my sad little temporary (for a year and still counting) website. But for some reason, this seemed like the right challenge. I trust that it is.The universe always sets us up Read More