“it’s not about the shoes. It’s about what you do in them”

Michael Jordan
Me with flowers in Idaho

Hello, I am a midlife wife, mom  and  first time recent Gammy to a granddaughter.    I work full time in a medical office and  am caregiver to my mom who has  vascular dementia. Her name is Nona. Communicating with a loved one who has dementia takes patience and practice. I fail on a daily basis. My name is Annette. I was born and raised in Asheville, NC. I am a skin care junkie, love hair products,  anti-aging tips,  Oprah, travel, movies, books, coffee, wine, animals, flowers, DIY home decor  and most of all my dear family.  I am new to affiliate marketing and enjoy telling you about products that I love.


Farmhouse Style Home Decor

Farmhouse Style Home Decor While browsing on Youtube I found a channel that I absolutely love! I love to watch someone take what one might think is trash and make it into something beautiful.  Mary can tackle any project and knows how to use power tools. She inspires me every single time I watch her work.   https://youtu.be/Ut2SXgPWjzg     What is a Farmhouse Style? &[...]

Mediterranean Diet Breakfast

What is the Mediterranean Diet? The main foods in the Mediterranean diet include leafy greens, fruit, vegetables. cereal, beans, seeds, nuts, and legumes. I had to look up legumes and I was not sure what it was. Common edible legumes include lentils, peas, chickpeas, beans, soybeans, and peanuts. I love hummus so I am glad that it is part of the Mediterranean Diet. Red meat is limited to no more than[...]

Benefits of Composting

The Benefits of Composting   Composting is a natural way of recycling food and yard waste.   You do not have to have a large plot of land to do it. I have a small yard and live in the city.       https://youtu.be/puGFxUXDz3Y Choose a Bin for Compost A bin can be a trash can, plastic tote,  a bucket, or a metal container. It is even something you can make yoursel[...]