Our local herd of deer neighbours have been quite busy going back and forth along the path on the edge of the property this past week. There are five of them, and it’s a few young bucks, the mama doe, and some younger females. They are gorgeous to behold, and Little Man just gets so […]
Last week, I was introduced to Politico’s Women Rule podcast, as a friend of mine was interviewed. (Check out Jamie Jones Miller discussing her super power on the show!) From their website, “Women Rule expands leadership opportunities for women at all levels of their careers…[and] seek[s] to create opportunities for women to advance their leadership […]
Self-Care is so incredibly important. Back in the ‘burbs, I would take care of myself with monthly deep tissue massages. Yes, it can get pricey to get regular massages, but I would go to the local community college and let their massage students use me to practice their massage skills. Not every massage was what […]
Welcome to my ramblings! A few months ago, we made the decision to leave the Chicago suburbs and head towards NW Illinois, with the goal of ending up in either Iowa or Wisconsin. Squatch got a new job in Dubuque, which enabled us to cut ties back in the burbs and move out this way. […]
Who am I? I’m Jean Valjean… Just kidding. I’m not Jean Valjean, although Les Miserables is one of my favourite musicals. I am a stay-at-home momma, conservative, and quite handy with tools and firearms. This is my story.