What Does Homeowners Insurance Cover?

Why do you need homeowners insurance? Time to find out! When buying a home, and using a lender (which most of us do), you will need to purchase homeowners insurance. Much like renters insurance, homeowners insurance covers the personal property you have inside your new home. Yet, unlike renters insurance, it does a lot more…

What is the Most Reliable Brand of Washers and Dryers

Shopping for new laundry appliances? The reliability of the manufacturer is only one of the considerations to keep in mind. If you shop for appliances, you will want to find out how to determine what is the most reliable brand of washers and dryers. Yet, there are other considerations to be determined. No, not all…

Schitt’s Creek Quotes

Best quotes on Schitt’s Creek from David, Moira, Alexis, Stevie, Roland & Johnny. After your first time watching, you know that the Canadian TV show Schitt’s Creek has some great quotes, and fun one-liners. The television show is being offered with the exception of the last season on Netflix. (that will come later this year)…

Calvin Klein White T-Shirt

The “Classic” – Still my favorite T-shirt after all these years. After all these years since they were first introduced, a man cannot go wrong by wearing a Calvin Klein white T-shirt. A staple of fashion in most men’s closets. You can wear a Calvin under a nice dress shirt for comfort. You can wear…

The Perfect House Slippers

Maybe not the perfect shoes, but these are great for the colder months. It’s my task every few years since having moved north. The search for the perfect house slipper, or shoe. As I have gotten older my feet get cold during the winter months. Whereas a nice pair of socks use to suffice, now…

Bottles of Trader Joe's liquid dish soap sitting on a shelf

Trader Joe’s Liquid Dish Soap – My Review

Citrus scent version of this citrus scent dishwashing soap from Trader Joe’s stores. I was at my local Trader Joe’s store recently and I saw another customer reach for the liquid dishwashing soap. Their action made me think that I too needed liquid dish soap so I picked up a bottle of their citrus scented…

Trader Joe's Mistletoe ready for the Christmas holiday

Trader Joe’s Mistletoe

Old-Fashion Mistletoe Bunched with a Red Bow, Perfect for Gift Giving Trader Joe’s is offering again this year their old-fashion cardboard boxes of mistletoe, bunched with a small red bow. My local store had this item last year and it appeared to be a great hit. I seem to remember that it sold out pretty…

Trader Joe's grocery stores pesto chicken wrap in a box

Trader Joe’s Pesto Chicken Wrap

My Review – Pesto chicken wrap with parmesan cheese, roasted red pepper & pesto vinaigrette. One of my favorites for lunch from my local store is Trader Joe’s pesto chicken wrap. It’s actually a treat for me to have this wrap, since it’s a bit more expensive than what I usually spend for my lunch….

Shelves filled with skeleton platers with plants at Trader Joe's

Halloween Food and Decor at Trader Joe’s

Trader Joe’s offers some fun Halloween food & decorations this year. My local Trader Joe’s never ceasing to surprise me with the fun foods, and home decor items that they offer each year during the holidays. This Halloween, I think that they may have taken it up a notch with all the great food and…

How to Get Rid of Carpenter Bees

Protecting your home from carpenter bees; repelling them, or killing them naturally. If you are like me, you may be scared to death when you see carpenter bees flying around. Well, I wouldn’t really say that I am scared to death, but having been stung as a child more than my fair share, I don’t…

Steak, Potatoes, Corn, Baked Beans

My July 4th Meal

Grilling Out for the Fourth On the 4th of July, most of us are off of work. I know some of us still have to go in, and some of us take the day to catch up on tasks around the house, but some of us actually are lucky enough to not have to work….