Monthly archives: October, 2007

Fingerprinting

Sounds like a simple task, doesn’t it?…



Pumpkins

I guess I like to carve pumpkins. so I hear. here are the the creations for 07. A shout out to Cindy for supplying the “canvas” and Stephanie for gutting.



GreenDimes

I have mentioned GreenDimes before in my post on junk mail. I am bringing them up again because they now have a referral program ($5 referral bonus). I sent out a bunch of emails from greendimes.com to hopefully get some people to sign up, plus I would love to reduce junk mail for all. All…



Trying Something New

I tried something new this week.  I am not always the biggest fan of trying something new, let’s just say I don’t like to venture out of my comfort zone much….



no more pink

so i’m ready for this pink color scheme to be done. November 1 the site will go back to the clean crisp white look. Maybe I will build a new theme. im kind of bored of this one. We’ll see what Stephanie says about me wasting time blogging, and building new blog themes when I…



What's up with all these ads everwhere?

Hey Matt & Stephanie, what’s the deal with all these ads? Well blog reader, I’m glad you asked. Because the cost of adoption is rather high, and funds are tight, extra income is a must. Also as some of you know, we only have 1 vehicle, and stephanie would like a minivan soon after we…



Paperwork, Paperwork, and more Paperwork

We have been working on gathering up the appropriate paperwork to send in to our home study agency, so that we may begin the home study process hopefully by mid-November….



Exciting News!

We have decided to adopt! We are adopting from the beautiful country of Ethiopia and are very excited. We are in the beginning stages and it will be about nine months to a year before we have our children. Yes, you read that right I typed children. We have chosen to adopt siblings and are…



Keeping Your Neighborhood Beautiful

If you are anything like me, seeing the trash around your neighborhood gets under your skin and occasionally you pick up a piece of trash and put it in your trash can. I have in the past carried plastic bags when I walked my dogs to pick up trash littering my neighborhood streets, but I…



Vinegar and its many uses

I had heard of a few uses for vinegar like cleaning windows, unclogging drains, and putting out in a bowl as a deodorizer, but apparently this environmentally friendly product has a lot more uses. Did you know it can be used as a weed killer, fabric softener, and a stain remover? See more vinegar uses…