Author Archive | Katy Dean

You Have Got to be Kidding Me :: Learning to Get Back Up When Life Keeps Throwing Punches

They say death shows up in threes, which has always stressed me out. But what about illnesses? Broken appliances? Car trouble? Tight finances? Random expenses that have no place in the budget? What number do those show up in? Because I would be willing to say the number does not exist. I have never experienced […]

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Forget the Reservations- Let’s Stay Home: Valentine’s Day Dinner Plans

Disclaimer:: This post is sponsored by Winn-Dixie, my favorite place to shop for Valentine’s Day treats! Forget the Reservations- Let’s Stay Home: Valentine’s Day Dinner Plans In the fifteen years my husband and I have been together, we have spent Valentine’s Day in every way you can think of- from the classic candle lit dinner […]

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Keeping it (Kinda) Old School :: Turning a Cell Phone into a House Phone, and Why it Makes Sense for Us

Once upon a time, long ago… Like at least 15 or 20 years, back when everyone smelled like Clinique Happy and Steve Madden platforms and wide leg jeans were must haves, hardly anyone had a cell phone. But everyone had a house phone perched on their kitchen counter. I remember that phone ringing and literally running […]

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