Wild West History, Guns and Gruncles

The boys got a real treat learning about Wild West weapons, specifically handguns and riffles. My uncle, their gruncle (great uncle), is an expert on Wild West history and weapons. My husband and father were also swept up in to the learning adventure. My aunts and I were having a blast watching this group ofContinue reading “Wild West History, Guns and Gruncles”

Oh This Construction Project

Master Bedroom Nook Oh this construction project. I have so many emotions, and words, for it. I love seeing the progress but we’ve had days, and some weeks, when little or nothing gets done. I can see the end coming but it’s still weeks away. So where is the project at now? There has beenContinue reading “Oh This Construction Project”

Crunchy Taco Ring

I recently made this Crunchy Taco Ring recipe for my family. It is very similar to another family favorite, The Cheeseburger Ring. Which I’ll post that recipe later. I figured I would give it a try. Overall it was tasty. The family enjoyed eating it and it was great as a left over for lunchContinue reading “Crunchy Taco Ring”

Making things happen

We recently moved in with my father and in that process we got rid of a lot of stuff. Then the first two weeks we were here, we got rid of even more stuff. Then more time went by and we got rid of even more stuff. We donated to local charities and sent otherContinue reading “Making things happen”

What am I up to now

We’ve made some big life moves in the last several months to get to where we are now. It’s been crazy, stressful but totally worth it. Several months ago my father asked us if we were willing to move in with him. My mother passed away in July 2018 and living alone with just theContinue reading “What am I up to now”

The Purge

When I was in middle school I read a collection of stories about people who gave up all their worldly possessions to live a simple life. That simple life was in different forms. I remember thinking who in the world would do that? All of their stuff. Only crazy people do that. Well call meContinue reading “The Purge”

Long Time No See

I had this really long post written about all the stuff that has gone on with me over the last several months since I posted last. Then I realized when it came down to it there were only two life things that were big for me. We all celebrated October through December holidays in ourContinue reading “Long Time No See”

Brief History of Laura

To get things moving here I thought a brief history of me would be in order. I promise this isn’t going to be long but it’ll give you an idea of where I’m from and where I’ve been. I was born in Panorama City California on November 26, 1975. I grew up in Simi ValleyContinue reading “Brief History of Laura”