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Grumbling Gardening

Everyone needs a hobby, and for my spouse it’s plants. Unfortunately he drags me into it as his worker bee. What’s on the project list? Building a greenhouse. In the Texas heat. Check out how that went in “Grumbling Gardening” on MGSpear.com.

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Freezer Wars: Discount Deals

This past three-day weekend I wanted to relax, but my husband kept sniffing out the discounts since he is the Discount King. And it was all because of a freezer that in my opinion we didn’t need. Thus began the Freezer Wars. You read that right. Plural. Read today’s post, “Freezer Wars: Discount Deals,” on MGSpear.com.

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New Foods: To Try or Not to Try

I’m a picky eater. So when my husband introduces something new to me I get a little leery. Usually it’s pretty good since he is a great cook, but I have tread carefully ever since The Incident. Read all about it in today’s post, “New Foods: To Try or Not to Try,” on MGSpear.com.

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Tandem Mowing

Mowing isn’t most people’s favorite chore. I’m right there with them. I even complained to my husband about how much I don’t want to mow. His answer? Tandem mowing. Does it work? Find out in today’s post, “Tandem Mowing,” on MGSpear.com.

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Cats & Showering: The New Wild West

What do showering and cats have in common? Tenacity. Read all about this hilarious story in “Cats & Showering: The New Wild West,” on MGSpear.com.

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The Orange Chicken Dilemma

It was my fault for bringing home the off-brand orange chicken. Now my husband had a taste for the real deal, but there was an issue at the restaurant preventing us from ordering. Sometimes there are huge problems in life that change the course of your destiny. Will orange chicken be one of those times? Read on in “The Orange Chicken Dilemma,” on MGSpear.com.

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Drama in the Garage: How the New Year Started

Mowing the lawn in the dead of winter? Tackling a giant pile of stuff in the garage but then one of you suddenly becomes allergic to work? And it all goes down on New Year’s? Check out “Drama in the Garage: How the New Year Started,” on MGSpear.com.

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Holiday Shenanigans for Christmas 2021

Christmas is my husband’s favorite holiday, and to prove it’s the best…well, I guess you’ll just have to read today’s post to see what shenanigans he dragged me into this time. I can tell you it’s funny, and it did brighten my day even though I didn’t appreciate it at first. Read about it here, “Holiday Shenanigans for Christmas 2021,” on MGSpear.com.

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Washed Up Speakers and Thanksgiving

Doubt kills a lot of dreams, especially when you feel like you don’t have anything left to give anymore like you’re all washed up. This post is about second chances, like the decades-old speakers my husband and I pulled out of storage and put back to work. You never know when your skillset will be needed, or when the new skills you learn along the way will lead you to a second chance. Read more about it on “Washed Up Speakers and Thanksgiving,” on MGSpear.com.

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Attack of the Late-Night Oil Change

You know it will be an interesting evening when the husband busts out a new tool to attempt an oil change late at night when you are ready for bed. Does it work out in the end? Do the kitties get in the way? Find out in “Attack of the Late-Night Oil Change,” on MGSpear.com.

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