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Dear Volkswagen

Dear Volkswagen: On average my husband drives 160 miles back and forth to work each day, so when we knew it was time to invite a new car into our family in March of 2011, I went into full on panic research mode. Our ...Read More


Mother Nature is a fickle and forgetful bitch. An author, Sabrina Jeffries, from North Carolina wrote that and when I heard it on NPR recently I nearly spit my cranberry acai juice across the table. Ms. Jeffries was on to something. Winter, it seems ...Read More

See You Next Week

This week my blog will be taking a rest. I will be braving the snowy roads on Care A Van multiple times in the next five days and to top it all off, I will be doing our taxes. This could be a fascinating ...Read More

Paper Hearts

#Paper #snowflake #Professional. #ballerina A photo posted by Nicole (@nvanputt) on Dec 17, 2013 at 8:12am PST Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and our big picture window has been dressed up for winter since the beginning of December, so I decided to ...Read More