10 Reasons Why It Sucks To Work At Home

10 Reasons Why It Sucks To Work At Home

10 Reasons Why It Sucks To Work At Home…And Why We Do It Anyway!

By Jennifer Spears

It sucks to work at home sometimes, so as I sit down to write my 50th blog post (Yay me!), I thought I would talk a little bit about that, and also try to explain why we do it anyway! 

So here they are, in no particular order…10 reasons why it sucks to work at home! Continue reading “10 Reasons Why It Sucks To Work At Home”

Pennsylvania Lumber Museum, Potter County, PA

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Our Trip to the Pennsylvania Lumber Museum…and Why We’ll Go Back

By Jennifer Spears

Our day trip this week was to the Pennsylvania Lumber Museum in Potter County, PA. The museum sets on 160 acres in the mountainous northern tier of Pennsylvania. Continue reading “Pennsylvania Lumber Museum, Potter County, PA”

Green Lakes State Park, Fayetteville, NY

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Green Lakes State Park: A Strikingly Beautiful Gem Hidden Away in Upstate New York

By Jennifer Spears

We are always looking for frugal fun for our family, and one of the best values that we have found is the New York State Empire Pass. For a yearly fee, it allows your vehicle unlimited access to every state park in New York State. Last week, we took a day off and visited Green Lakes State Park.  Continue reading “Green Lakes State Park, Fayetteville, NY”

Smoked Armadillo Eggs Recipe and Directions

Smoked Armadillo Eggs Recipe and Directions

Smoked Armadillo Eggs…Otherwise Known as Spicy, Cheesy Sausage Bombs!

By Jennifer Spears

We’ve been smoking our own meat for years, but only recently heard of smoked armadillo eggs. They are amazing…but they don’t contain eggs! I guess the name comes from the shape. Continue reading “Smoked Armadillo Eggs Recipe and Directions”

How To Safely Handle Jalapenos

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How To Safely Handle Jalapenos: My Experience…and What I Learned

By Jennifer Spears

The memories came flooding back as I checked my Facebook page. It’s awesome that they remind you of what you were doing in years past. Unless, of course, the memories are bad! I had actually forgot all about my experience a few years ago with jalapenos. I burned my hands processing them. It was awful, so I thought I would share my story and what I learned about how to handle jalapenos safely. Maybe hearing about what I went through, and learned in the process, can help someone else. Continue reading “How To Safely Handle Jalapenos”