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This quote is one of my favorites from the book, The How of Happiness. I firmly believe in the premise of this quote: a challenging project can increase our happiness. With that in mind, I have decided to embark on a sewing challenge for this summer. My plan is to...read more
Nothing says springtime in the country like green grass, blossoming trees, and the fragrant smell of ...... an open septic tank. We live in a beautiful rural area, and sometimes people are envious of our location. We love our country home, but I thought I should...read more
When I was a child, I remember people asking me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I'm pretty sure I never once responded to that question by saying, "I want to be an entrepreneur." Yet, here I am, sole proprietor of Elaine Searer, Sewing & Alterations, and I'm...read more
When I need an extra $100 or sometimes even $200, I look in my pantry. Money hidden in the pantry? Don't be ridiculous. If I hid money in the pantry, I certainly wouldn't advertise the fact online. I find money in my pantry by doing a month long pantry challenge!...read more