KonMari Method: What It Is and Why We Are Doing It

Fall is my Spring. While most people get the bug to clean and organize in the Spring, I get it in the Fall. This time it’s made worse by reading Marie Kondo’s The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. I started the book on Friday night and was finished by Saturday afternoon. First of all, it’s an easy read even without illustrations. Second, I love organizing. I … Continue reading KonMari Method: What It Is and Why We Are Doing It

This is our first Spring/Summer in our new house and with a little bit of land to call our own, it’s our first year attempting a vegetable and fruit garden. Growing up, we had gardens off and on. Sometime’s really big gardens and sometimes just a vine tomato growing in one of the flower beds. I absolutely love gardens and well manicured lawns. Ours is … Continue reading

10 Things to Do in Knoxville this Spring

When the weather starts to turn sunny and the temperature gauge inches higher with each passing week, I get the urge to be outdoors as often as possible. Perhaps it’s being shut in all Winter long or the prospect of being confined indoors with the air conditioning during our Southern Summers. Either way, I’m always looking for ways to get outside and Knoxville is just … Continue reading 10 Things to Do in Knoxville this Spring