Tuesday Ramblings

Opposing Points of View

Fashion/YouTube I never thought I’d be thankful for the lack of technological advances when I was a teenager and young adult. I certainly am now! The first cell phones we owned weren’t iPhones or capable of recording the stupid shit we did. They were flip phones. Just calling and texting. No evidence. Now, everything is… Continue reading Opposing Points of View

Tuesday Ramblings


Trauma is definied as a deeply distressing or disturbing experience. Everyone deals with trauma differently, and it's even harder to deal with when it's unacknowledged. When my son was in grade 4, he almost died. I know that we're lucky, because he didn't. He's still with us today (possibly more spoiled than he should be),… Continue reading trau·ma

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The Marie Kondo Inspiration

in·spi·ra·tion / inspəˈrāSH(ə)n / noun a person or thing that inspires. Synonyms: stimulus, stimulation, motivation, motivating force, encouragement, influence, muse, goad, spur, lift, boost, incentive, incitement, impulse, catalyst the process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something, especially to do something creative. Synonyms: creativity, inventiveness, innovation, innovativeness, ingenuity, imagination, imaginativeness, originality, individuality Inspiration… Continue reading The Marie Kondo Inspiration

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Top 10 Storage Solutions for Under $40 on Amazon

Ever since I watched my first episode of 'Tidying Up With Marie Kondo' on Netflix, I have been obsessed with organizing my house. To be honest, I did not start on the scale that she suggests, since I have to live in my house and chaos does not become me. I have been the bathroom/cupboard/closet… Continue reading Top 10 Storage Solutions for Under $40 on Amazon


Southwest Chicken Corn Lime Soup (Epicure)

Image from Pinterest This is one of my family's favorite soups. I've made it many times, usually in a crockpot and it's always turned out perfectly. I've always used whole cumin and crush it with a mortar and pestle. Until I ran out of the whole cumin. My daughter picked up some ground cumin because… Continue reading Southwest Chicken Corn Lime Soup (Epicure)


Cheese & Jalapeno Cornbread Muffins (Epicure)

These tasty little morsels are perfect with the Southwest Chicken Corn Lime Soup. You can make mini muffins or normal muffins. I prefer the mini muffins. Cheese and Jalapeno Cornbread Muffins (Epicure) Ingredients 3/4 cup cornmeal1 1/4 cup milk1 cup flour1/3 cup sugar1 tbsp baking powder1/2 tsp salt1 tbsp Epicure Cheese and Jalapeno Dip Mix1… Continue reading Cheese & Jalapeno Cornbread Muffins (Epicure)