6 Must-Haves for Extreme Couponers – Save BIG Now!

6 Must-Haves for Extreme Couponers – Save BIG Now!

Most people who use coupons are not extreme couponers and only manage to save a few bucks off an order, even after putting in a ton of time planning and preparing everything. Understandably, the extra effort involved without a major reduction in prices can be discouraging. Extreme couponers, however, do it differently. Simply collecting, clipping, and organizing coupons, and then taking them to your local grocery just doesn’t cut it, especially if you want to see those massive reductions in the 75-90% range that most extreme couponers look out … Read more…


Week 6: Whole House Organization: Trash and Recycling

I have been dreading this week. Trash and recycling. I absolutely cannot stand – intensely dislike – our trash/recycling situation where we currently live. Though Taylor from Home Storage Solutions 101 offers up a plethora of tips relating to this week’s organization challenge…ugh. And when I say intensely dislike, I rather mean “hate”. But since I was a little girl, ‘we don’t use that word’. Which is fine. It’s an ugly word and I shouldn’t be this vengeful on the trash and recycling situation OR my lack of (whatever) … Read more…


Week 5: Whole House Organization: Recipes

Here we are for week 5 of our whole house organization and it is all about recipes. If you know me (even a little), you might know that I don’t spend a lot of time in the kitchen. I have a love/hate relationship with food and can cook. I just don’t like to. Baking is a whole other story; but that gets me into trouble, too. So, as far as recipes go, I don’t have some great collection of them and I don’t use them that often. But … Read more…


52 Weeks: Whole House Organization Challenge

WHAT? 52 weeks to get your whole house organized? It’s a challenge either way – whether you believe that taking all year to complete your whole house organization is much too long or whether you find breaking down the organizing a bit over zealous. I like it. 52 weeks: whole house organization. Done. I’ve wasted more time than that  becoming totally unorganized, so what’s one whole house organization challenge a week? Simple. Focus on one section of the whole house and organize it, per week for the entire … Read more…


Five + Five to Write Right

Five + Five to Write Right

Any writer will tell you, no matter what his or her writing passion may be, we all just want to be…read. Knowing how to write right will help considerably toward that end. Below you will find five tips for how I write right + five more quick tips on how to write right. Let’s just see how they may help you write right, too! Five Tips to Write Right #1 Organize an Outline – whether you are writing a 500 word article or working on your first, third, … Read more…


One Quick Blogspot Tip – Remove It!

One Quick Blogspot Tip – Remove It!

You have a blog at Blogger and you like it there. I’m not here to tell you to move it. For six whole days after deciding to dust off Informed Sharing, I was happy to be at Blogger too. Need to know – Informed Sharing 2014 – How I Ended Up Here? But I do want to offer one really quick and simple tip for how to maintain your Blogger blog professionally and inexpensively, to compete with the “big guy” blogs. And before you panic that your blog … Read more…


Equestrians Do It Better – From Where I’m Sitting, Anyway!

Equestrians Do It Better – From Where I’m Sitting, Anyway!

And where I’m sitting is not upon a horse. Not that I would mind that one little bit. But I’m just not that horsey. I’ve ridden just one time in my life and do not have any opportunities in my current life to be around these beautiful creatures. But I do know an equestrian. Okay, honestly, I don’t KNOW her, know her. But I know a few things about Linda Ann Nickerson. That’s right…my horse loving friend! She’s a fellow writer…of course. Linda Ann Nickerson. Even her name … Read more…