Today's pro tip is: When you're dining in the cafeteria, pay attention. Watch for outliers: What items haven't you seen there before? Which things would you expect to see at a nice restaurant, not in a college cafeteria? Cruise through the salad bar, burger and sandwich stations to see what's new. You might find a... Continue Reading →
While working, I discovered that our planter box needed a better drain. I came up with a quick and easy solution that I'd like to share with you. And despite me calling this a $5 Friday post, it actually cost me nothing.
I'm about halfway done with my second term in college, and here's a status report on what's going on this term:
After weeks of dreary weather, the kid and I decided to venture out to the charming village of Hillsdale for lunch. This, it turns out, was an excellent idea.
After planning what herbs and flowers I wanted to plant last summer, Dave and I agreed that it would be nice if we could put the pots up on our patio railing so we could see them from the living room. Unfortunately, we have squirrels who are jerks and we knew those jerks would push... Continue Reading →
Since starting school a couple weeks ago, I realized I needed a foolproof way to stay on top of homework assignments and test dates. Even though I'm smart enough to do well in all my classes, I am also savvy enough to know that not keeping a close eye on dates would get me in trouble fast, and I would flunk out.