Running a marathon is the hardest thing I’ve ever done. I was upset with how it went, but you have to remember that it’s just one day. You can prepare all you want, but sometimes things just go wrong. The race may have been painful, but I did it.
Awwww….. Isn’t she adorable?
Walking through the yard shouldn’t be akin to playing a game of Minesweeper. Scooping poop is easy. Disposing of it afterwards? Well, that’s pretty easy too. Learn more.
OMG! THEY’RE ORGANIZING!
All it takes is one warm, sunny day and... BAM! They’re everywhere! Wanna get ahead of the problem? Read more.
Spring cleaning should be done once every year, not once every decade.
You’ve heard it said that “If you haven’t used it in a year, get rid of it.” Easier said than done. Some of those things were expensive and you’ll probably need them again. So be reasonable, but be honest with yourself, too. Read more.
“Every move you make, every breath you take, I’ll be watching you.”
Nothing with that many legs, that moves that fast, should be welcome in your home. Especially if it can also defy gravity. It’s time to put on your big kid pants, grab hold of your fear, and eliminate the threat. Read more.
Sure, temporary tattoos are fun… but are they worth risking melanoma for?
As easy as sunburn is to avoid, it’s even easier to avoid taking the steps necessary to do so. Sound familiar? Read more.
by Jacki Nilssen | May 26, 2014
I kind of figured I’d hit a wall at some point during marathon training, and it turned out to be just past the midpoint, and it was 100% mental. You can slog through the workouts anyway, but finding a way to get your attitude back in line makes things a whole lot easier.
by Eric D. Ronning | May 20, 2014
Because I only have about an hour before the little monster wakes up again, you’ll have to excuse my brevity on this one. The thing is, having a fresh new puppy is a giant pain in the rump. It’s awesome… Puppies are great…… BUT! They can also be a living nightmare. And for those of [...]
by Jacki Nilssen | March 19, 2014
The marathon has been a scary idea for me for a long time, but now that I’m actually training for one, it’s going much better than I thought it would. Turns out when you eat right, refuel properly, and generally take care of yourself, you feel pretty good!
by Rory | February 25, 2014
The game’s afoot! Starting at 12:00am this Friday night/Saturday morning, I’m gonna be playing a little game of hide-and-go-seek. You want me? Come and get me. It’ll be fun and easy. I’m gonna stash myself in three separate places around the Get Rid of Things website. I’ll pick two different Get Rid of Things [...]
by Rory | February 24, 2014
Hello fellow interwebbers, Allow me to introduce myself: I’m Rorschach. My friends (and yes, that includes you) call me Rory, and I’m here to help. In the very near future you’ll be able to find me scattered throughout the Get Rid of Things website. Not literally scattered, of course. My body will remain completely intact. [...]