Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood

In honor of the 51st anniversary of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood google created the following doodle: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rd7X0NsOeRk You can find out more about the doodle by going here: https://www.google.com/doodles/celebrating-mister-rogers  

Sugar Ants

Sugar ants seem to stake out their territory; as much as I stake out mine. Once they find a food source them come out in a dense pack to gobble it all up. Battling them is an ongoing challenge. The other day I put down some maple syrup to get them to go to one … Continue reading Sugar Ants


I have a lot of house plants. Instead of going out and buying a saucer to put under them; I use clean microwavable meal dishes. They work great and if they get dirty I can toss them in the washer or just recycle them. The black and white/clear ones are easier to hide from view. A … Continue reading Repurpose