When your washer dies and you still have laundry to do

Last year, as a way to clear my head while dealing with the demise of our washer and the stress it caused, I wrote the following article about my experience. Since we are a large, busy family, I try to maintain a tight order in our home, but it was very overwhelming for me to see dirty clothes pile up Continue reading When your washer dies and you still have laundry to do

Reality? Check.

Think things couldn’t get any better in the Valley of the Sun during the hot, muggy nights in the dead of summer? Just as the monsoons start to release the dust and rain over everything (EVERTHING!), your good night’s sleep is interrupted by the sounds of……..thunder? Pounding rain? Nope. Stomping feet and vomit. Yes, I said vomit. Only for us Continue reading Reality? Check.