Why I Hate Car Dealerships

Last week, Bill got a phone call on his work cell phone.  It was from a local Dodge dealer or so we thought (it ended up being from, I guess, Chrysler).  They were supposibly looking for my year of a van (2006) with low miles (which I do - only 48,000).  So Bill signed us up to get the van appraised. We went on Saturday night (and because they screwed us … [Read more...]

Is Nutrisystem A Fad Diet? #NSNation Update – Week 12

A comment I got on my posts is actually inspiring this week's Nutrisystem topic (Thanks Lisa!!!). One of the more frustrating things when you are on a weight loss journey is when you hit a plateau or when you see all your Facebook friends losing 10 lbs in a week.  That's where Lisa comes in with her comment of: I have lost 25 also but still have much … [Read more...]

I’m Sick, Your Sick, Everybody is Sick

That's my life in a nutshell.  It started Friday night when Madison left Daddy/Daughter date night after an hour, because she didn't feel good.  (Now, Will had the flu when everybody had snow days).  I was at a 31 show (kinda like a purse party), and by the time I got home, she had thrown up.  No sleep Friday night because well, she threw up all Friday night. … [Read more...]

Worst Week Ever

I've been busy, so I've not gotten a chance to post this. However, here we go . . . Our worst week ever start on June 25th. We were heading to Wisconsin for our first camping trip as a family. Everybody was excited. Except for the car. We go to turn on the car and all we heard was "click click click". Now, remember that our other car is a Prius. A … [Read more...]