Happy New Year! 2021 – No Spend January

 After the “wonderful” year of 2020, I decided to have a no-spend January. The reason I chose to do one month is that I’ve never completed a “no-spend” anything. In the past, I have had good intentions, but I always failed. I figured it would be easier to complete a small period, such as a…

What Has Changed for You Since the Pandemic Began to Now?

This year has definitely been a year for the history books. I know every year is one for the history books, but this one wears the “ugh” crown. I will be discussing what has happened to my husband and me this lovely year along with other points! It’s mostly my experience. We are more of…

Do you get a “hankering” for something?

I would have to put a couple of items into the “dirty pleasure” category. For example, no-bake cookies, raw cookie dough, and sodas. I usually don’t drink a lot of soda, like I used to, but I have one every now and then. I’ve learned, if you don’t allow yourself certain items, you will binge….

Ever Heard of Zero Waste?

I’m the type of person who seems to get on a topic and go full force with it and then later it starts to die down. Although, there are some topics that I still research more and more, to the point I become completely consumed with the idea. I have some new ideas and then…

Why Did You Pick Chemistry?

I always get asked, “how did you get into chemistry” or “why in the world would you pick chemistry”. I usually have a ready answer, but now that I think on it, I want to say, “I just did.” Is that too vague? Why can’t the reason you went into a career be simple and…