midwestlife

Takin’ Care of Business

I just hired a private investigator to find out what I do all day. I mean I am one damn busy girl, but sometimes, at the end of a long one, I look back and realize I can’t formulate what that day added up to. One thing was for certain,…

Afternoon Delight

Funny how you can live in the same city half your life and still not know some of its great treasures. I’m lucky that I have a job that takes me into all sorts of nooks and crannies around town, and normally I’m running on just a granola bar &…

Flea’in on Fridays

You really meet the nicest people when you venture off the beaten path. I happened upon this little pop-up flea/yard sale that a couple lady friends hosted a few weeks ago, and the joy of the hunt was not only in the finds, but in the friendships that I made….

Peace on Earth, Goodwill to Me

Goodwill by definition means “cheerful acquiescence”. That sums up the experience that took all of ten minutes just recently at my local Goodwill store! I can drive by several times a week and not feel the tug to stop in, but then there’s the moments like this where it whispers to me…