A Thinking Weekend

I Need To Make A Decision About Work Soon… Many of you know, I work for a local newspaper, which I really like as a job but not as a salary. I understood that initially, they were taking a chance on me. I had no newspaper or web design experience. I was new to...

Flapping In The Breeze

And You Thought You Had A Rough Weekend! You know when you know something bad is about to happen about a millisecond before it does but you are powerless to stop it? See the picture below? That was my Saturday night. Allow me to explain. It's dinnertime-ish,...

8 Random Things About Me

I've been indirectly tagged by Being Frugal so I've decided to go with it. Here are eight things you probably don't know about me: 1. I am a great cook but a horrible baker. I try to make substitutions when I bake (like when I cook) but that...

Some Updates On Projects

Project: The Zen And Art On Coupon ClippingTime Elapsed: Two Weeks So far, I'm a little discouraged on this project. I find that I haven't been able to use a lot of the coupons I've clipped. Often, it seems the store brand still beats my name brand coupon....

Story Of A Fort Kent Flood Victim

If Life Hands You FEMA Chicken Soup, Put It In Your Pantry Optimism will always get you far. And so can a little sarcasm for that matter! The following guest post was written by one of my best friends, Robby. You can be Robby’s "friend" and read his...

A Fort Kent Flood Update

The nation has turned its eyes elsewhere but Fort Kent continues to deal with record-high waters in a flood that resulted in the final (though likely partial) melting of a record snowfall. My family helped to evacuate some of the people. As my sister said in an email...