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VarageSale is Here

This post is brought to you by VarageSale. If you’ve heard of VarageSale you’re probably already excited. If you haven’t, then get ready to be excited because this new app has already arrived on the Southshore and it’s been a huge, huge hit. Like people I know admittedly call themselves…


Comparing Tablets and eReaders {For the Newbie Techie}

Part of my job is helping the general public figure out how to use their tablet or eReader with all of the apps offered for free through the St. Tammany Parish Library. I’ve had the fortune of training on brand new devices in order to know what I’m talking about…


Dear Santa: 6 Things I Want For My Home For Christmas

“Tis better to give than to receive.” Well, that’s true, but let’s be honest, getting is still pretty fun. Here’s a list of six Christmas items I hope Santa brings me for my home this year.   1. Christmas China source I have longed for a Christmas china pattern for years now….


Little English Spring 2014

This winter, y’all. It was long. I’ve been dreaming of spring temperatures since Thanksgiving but, when it got down to 18 degrees in January? And all those “snow” days? I was just done. I was pretty sure it would be winter forever. And then, on a dreary winter day, I…


Tips When Buying Workout Clothing

Recently I visited my local department store on the mission to purchase workout clothes. I suffer from back pain and find that doing a light workout or yoga in the evening can ease my back pain the next day. Buying workout clothes is more than just buying something to exercise…


Affordable Organizing Solutions

Does clutter always seem to make your home less attractive? It can be hard to cut clutter, but it is possible to organize your home without spending a ton. When you have a space for everything, it’s much easier to keep the clutter to a minimum and your home will…




Little English Review

It’s November and I think it’s safe to say that (like it or not) Fall is finally here. I’m one of those people that could live in perpetual summer; give me margaritas and snoballs over pumpkin spice anything and flip flops over boots any day of the week. I go…