Computer Update Part II

Woo hoo!!! It is not the motherboard. It is a $35 part that holds the fan in the laptop. There is a screw that is broken off in it, so it wasn't holding the fan tight or something like that. All I know is that this is a much cheaper fix than I thought it was going to be. I am never this lucky! … [Read more...]

Computer Update

I just talked to the computer store. Again. They think it has to do with the motherboard. I am waiting to find out how much this is going to cost. I am pretty sure that this is pretty bad. If I get a new computer, how would I get the data off my old computer and put it on the new one? … [Read more...]

Broken Power Jack

I have been having computer issues for a while now. In Sept., my power cord quit working. I had to hold the power cord in awkward postions to make my battery charge. I bought a new power cord and that seemed to fix the issue. Then, about a month ago, it seemed that I kept smelling burnt plastic. I noticed that when my battery was charging. I also … [Read more...]


We are currently at my inlaws right now. Our furnace completely has quit working. It died about 10 o'clock and we gave up on it around 12:30 this morning. The high today is suppose to be a whopping 16 degrees, so Madison and I decided not to brave the cold again. Since it is the motherboard that they think is the problem (and our furnace is 12 years … [Read more...]

Bloody Knife Cupcakes

For a fun take on cupcakes, these Bloody Knife Cupcakes will be a hit at any Halloween party!

Fueling a Healthy Life & A Giveaway Too!

Whether it’s dinnertime, homework time or family game night, time spent around at the table with family helps establish life-long healthy habits, in terms of both nutrition and lifestyle. I know in my house we have some great conversations about our plans for the day at breakfast. We then talk again at dinner time. We […]

Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron Party Time

In celebration of Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron out on 3D Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Blu-ray, DVD, Digital SD and On-Demand on October 2nd,  we had a movie night at our house.  You know how much we love Marvel, so we had a great time!  Here are a few supplies to get for your own Marvel’s Avengers: Age of […]