Snow on the First Day of Spring?
Last Updated: March 21, 2018
It's the first day of spring! Yay! Warmer weather? Some rain maybe? The grass getting green and leaves coming back on trees? Crocuses and hyacinths peeking through the thawing soil?Wrong! It's snowing on the first day of spring!Not exactly what we want the first day of spring to look like, is it? Things do not always turn out the way we expect or think they should. We don't have control over some things (like the weather for instance). But what we can control is our reaction to what hap
New Smart Meter to Measure Electric Use?
Last Updated: December 4, 2017
Hi friends. I got a letter from my electrical provider stating that they would be installing a new “Smart Meter” to replace the old analog one. Does anyone have one of these already installed?I can’t find much good about them online. But there are horror stories of people’s electrical bill doubling or more. And health concerns because of the waves they omit. I’m unclear on whether I can refuse. Some said in PA it is mandatory. I would love to hear your thoughts and
I Took the Black Friday Deal
Last Updated: November 25, 2017
Hi friends and cyber family.I just renewed my yearly premium and took advantage of the Black Friday Sale. So you will have to put up with me for at least another year. I haven’t been very active on here lately; but I hope to be gradually getting back into the swing of things.Remember these words of Walt Disney:The difference between winning and losing is, most often...not quitting.I hope you are enjoying the holidays, your life, and your time on WA!Jeannie
I Can and I Can't
Last Updated: November 11, 2017
Hi there cyber family..It's been a while since I posted. I have actually been away from WA for a month. I had a medical procedure I needed to take care of and I just needed some time off. So now I'm back; but feeling a little disconnected still. So to start getting back in the swing of things and possibly help others too... I came up with a very simple list of what I can and can't do. I CAN1. I CAN learn and grow2. I CAN endure3. I CAN persevere4. I CAN change5. I CAN overcomeI CAN'T 1. I CAN'T
The Big Misunderstanding About Comments and Feedback
Last Updated: September 20, 2017
Hi friends.I think I may have to borrow Michael's soapbox for this one. I have written about this many times; but I think it bears repeating, especially for any newbies out there. There is a difference between comments and feedback.Comments:Comments are to be specific to the post that comments were requested for. There seems to be quite a bit of confusion about this. I continue to get feedback when I ask for comments. There is no need to look over the whole site (although you may) when ask