Author: kjcardoza

Lemons, lemons, lemons!

Waste not, want not is my theme… And I was able to make the most of it this time around.  For Christmas, I made limoncello and gave it as gifts. It was fantastic, got rave reviews and prompted me to…

A REAL Winter!

I am a #snowlover!!!  This winter is shaping up to be what a winter should be; cold and snowy!  We’ve been in a cold snap for a few weeks and temps have been in the single digits or teens throughout. …

Tightening the belt

The word for 2018 is Homemade.  Al and I love to go out to eat and indulge multiple times a week.  This year our goal is to cut back on all of those little things for the sake of big…

Happy New Year, 2018

It’s a brand new year!  Currently it’s in the single digits outside and the view is white… I love winter and snow and am an extreme weather person. In the summer it’s supposed to be hazy, hot and humid and…

Homebody

I’m home for my Christmas vacation and I’ve still got quite a few domestic things to do…. but I love it!  It’s been such a hard year with losing mom, breaking my foot and Al’s surgery (thankfully, he’s ok…) that…

Weight off my shoulders

Yesterday was the day I was dreading most all summer; mom’s funeral.  It was a wonderful tribute and service and it feels like a weight has been lifted from my shoulders with it behind me.  I slept the best last…

Binge series list

Much as I keep track of the books that I’ve read, I’m going to list the series that I binge watched during my recuperation so that I will be sure to go back and watch future seasons when they become…

Tough first half…

Hey 2017… I wasn’t ready for you and all of the bombs that dropped.  This has been the toughest year of my life. It started off great with a decent school year, a great trip to New Hampshire in February,…