Month: June 2015
Every time I drive by this it cracks me up, so I decided to share it! I do stop in almost every other day, but for household things more than clothes. Their air conditioning works real well, too!
Okay, I’m just unable to stay quiet on this (big surprise, I know) – the Confederate Flag. Before I go any further, let’s just start with a quick history question: What years did the Civil War take place? If you were unable to quickly say 1861–1865, then this discussion shouldn’t even exist. Without knowing the […]
“The Bud Song,” well known to everybody around these parts, began as one of the most famous advertising jingles in history, ending with “When you say Budweiser, you’ve said it all.” The original commercial was first broadcast sometime around 1970, and it wasn’t long before the song was adopted by college marching bands. The UW […]
Baby weight, be (half) gone! Twenty pounds down, 20 to go! I’ve really been concentrating on the food … now it’s time to get my butt back into my running shoes and hit my beloved Madison bike paths, trails and routes. I haven’t been letting weight loss rule my world, just concentrating on portion control […]
One of my hobbies is finding old pieces of furniture at garage sales or thrift stores and giving them a new purpose and a new life. Chalk paint is a wonderful way to make something pretty again. But I decided to try my hand at decoupage. I had an old white particle board bookcase sitting […]