November 2009

 Last week was Veteran’s Day and one of the Veteran’s offers I listed was free admission to Knotts Berry Farm for Veterans and one guest through November 26th.  Mr. Boomer and I are taking advantage of the offer this weekend. I’m not a thrills ride person but Mr. Boomer loves it! We’ll have fun just doing […]

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Most of the time I’m proud to be a Californian.  Not so much this year. My last paycheck was lower than normal.  A benefit of being salaried is there there isn’t much fluctuation with pay and I didn’t have a pay cut.   It wasn’t a surprise because my company warned us.  I have the State of California […]

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My First Guest Post

by Kay Lynn

When doing personal finance web-surfing earlier this year, one of the first blogs I found was Mrs. Micah’s Finance for a Freelance Life and I’ve remained a fan.  Mrs. Micah has a busy November including donating marrow stem cells. Since yours truly is not doing anything of much importance this month, I answered Mrs. Micah call for […]

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Honoring Veterans

by Kay Lynn

Tomorrow is a national holiday to honor people that have served our country  in one of the U.S. military branches.  Serving in the military runs in my family since the American Revolution. In recent history my grandfather, father, mother, two sons, stepson and yours truly have served in either the Navy, Army, or Air Force.  My dad […]

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Since I work in the technology field, I naturally am attracted to electronics with the newest features. Of course, I don’t want the newest for bragging rights. It has to make my life easier or enhances a current use. Last year, I wanted a GPS. Mr. Boomer thought we didn’t need it as printing maps […]

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