Jill is a small town kid, growing up just west of Lincoln around Emerald and Malcolm. She’s married and is an extremely proud Aunt. Jill spends as much time as she can at her nieces and nephews activities and taking them on adventures. When not at the kid’s sporting events and activities Jill loves to read, cross-stitch, shop for coffee mugs, and is working harder than she needs to trying to not kill her plants. She’s a huge Husker fan, and loves the Kansas City Royals and Atlanta Braves! Baseball and football season are the best times of year! 


Battle Of The Bonds

Who’s the best Bond ever? I’ll give you the results from a recent national survey in a minute. When I was a kid and HBO kept showing Moonraker over and over and over and over, I thought it was Roger Moore. Then, once I got to see Sean Connery, he was tops. Timothy Dalton made…read more »

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Battle Of The (Covid) Bulge

According to Nutrisystem, 76% of Americans have put on 16 pounds during quarantine. And it’s not just from eating extra potato chips. Many of the people they surveyed noted they weren’t able to maintain a consistent eating and sleeping schedule. Not being able to keep a positive attitude was a factor. And, of course, not…read more »


Too Many Cucumbers

You may or may not know, I am a huge pickle lover. AND, over the weekend I was given a grocery-sized plastic bag full of little cucumbers. Way more than we could ever east at our house. They are called Russian cucumbers and I was told they are the best and perfect for pickling. I’ve…read more »



Today (July 13) is NATIONAL FRENCH FRY DAY!  Lots of places have special deals for you today as you make this Monday a Friday (Fryday!)  Most of the deals are through the restaurant’s app, but not all.  For a rundown of what is offered to us consumers today on National French Fry Day, click HERE And…read more »

The Far Side is back!!!

The Far Side cartoons were my absolute favorite growing up. I loved the ironic, nonsensical humor. And the talking cows and other animals were icing on the cake. Then, 25 years ago, Gary Larson called it quits. But he’s back! He posted his first new cartoons in 25 years this week. Here’s the catch. He’s…read more »


The Osbournes have a new show.

Ugh. I don’t know how I feel about this…….. The Osbournes have a new show. It’s called “The Osbournes Want To Believe”. Here’s the premise; Jack will attempt to make Sharon and Ozzy believers in the paranormal. Every episode, Jack will show the elder Osbournes video crazy clips of supposed ghosts, UFOs, bigfoot, and other…read more »

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