I get this question sometimes when people ask what I "do" (because being a stay-at-home mom isn't "doing" something, I guess? :) ). When I tell them that I'm a virtual assistant, or "VA," the next question I get is something along the lines of "huh?" I actually hesitate to say that I'm a "virtual" ... Read More about What Does a Virtual Assistant Do?
Last week was the first week in....well, maybe forever? that I've stuck to the meal plan. Maybe this whole jobless thing will be good for us! :) One can hope. This first week with having E home has had its ups and downs. I think it's difficult in any situation to adjust to a new routine, but that's ... Read More about Weekly Meal Plan: 7 July to 13 July
It was just over ten years ago last month that E began working for a tiny engineering firm that developed equipment and processes to remove mercury from coal power plant emissions. He had graduated from RPI, one of the most prestigious engineering schools in the country, three years earlier and ... Read More about Starting Over Again
Life definitely has a way of throwing curve balls at you and I feel like E and I have been on the receiving end of a batting cage machine gone crazy this year. Last week's pitch came in the form of a lay-off for E from the job he's had for the last ten years. We're still in a daze to a certain ... Read More about Weekly Meal Plan: 30 June to 6 July
June came and went and life rolls along. We're still looking for a house. I'm still struggling in this "new" role of mama to two. There's not much new to report. In the end of June I am.... ...reading a new magazine I got at the beginning of the month: Soul Gardening, which I ... Read More about System Status: June 2014