Best of the Blog: 2019 edition

Best of the Blog: 2019 edition

It’s about that time, team! Another year has come to an end (this one went FAST). And since I still consider myself something of a blogger, it’s wrap-up time. I decided that we should do the best of the blog. Take a walk down memory lane and all that....
What if you don’t know what you want?

What if you don’t know what you want?

He asked me to catch up in a cafe. I’d been working for his family for years at this point, and he wanted to know more. More about me and my life. Where did I see myself in five years? What was it that I wanted for myself and my life? I know now that what he...
What could you be doing instead?

What could you be doing instead?

I want to talk about something with you. It’s about the way that women invest so much energy into controlling our bodies. You know the story; food, dieting, exercises, surgeries and all that beauty standards b.s. Patriarchy, blah, blah, blah. At this time of...
2020 Planners YOU recommended

2020 Planners YOU recommended

Planners? In 2020, Suger, but what about digital calendars? I admit it, I’m a paper and pen kinda girl. Especially when it comes to planning and scheduling my LIFE. I’ve tried, and often failed with digital planners and calendars (RIP Google Calendar) and...
Renovating the Patio | Suger’s Place

Renovating the Patio | Suger’s Place

After a storm left us with some damage to the main roof, garage roof and sheds, we have been working with our insurance to do repairs. Along the way, a few maintenance items were added to the list. Which, having lived here for five years’ ish, it was about time...
Suger Coat It turns TEN

Suger Coat It turns TEN

Well, it’s here. On this night, ten years ago, I discovered Blogger and an entire journey started for me. There were a number of attempts at naming the thing; I wanted something upbeat but not too wanky. Something about looking on the bright side or the positive...
We bought a drone!

We bought a drone!

Something happened when we bought the camper trailer. First, it was an Instagram account to document our travels (of course) and registration of a domain (nothing to see there as yet). Then we purchased LED light kits and solar mats. We talked about selling my car and...