Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Winter Activities

Top Ten Winter Activities

I can’t fathom living in a region that doesn’t experience the extremes of the four seasons like we have here in Minnesota.  It seems that whatever season we’re in, I love it.  And yes, that includes winter, even when we’re in the midst of a […]

Top Ten Qualities I’m Looking For In A Man

Top Ten Qualities I’m Looking For In A Man

I can’t think of anything more miserable to write/talk about than what I’m looking for in a man.  I can’t ignore the signs…my friends are obviously worried about my singleness.  Weeks ago a friend said she’s sending me good energy to meet a man in […]

Top Ten Salads For A Slimmer You!

Top Ten Salads For A Slimmer You!

Can you believe this,  I’m actually writing a blog post about slimming down.  Yes, me, the cook all, eat all girl who has been enticing you with all kinds of succulent food pictures over the past year and now I’m telling you it’s time to […]

Reflecting Back and Looking Forward

Reflecting Back and Looking Forward

I usually post a Top Ten list on Tuesday, but today is so close to the New Year that I thought I’d tie the two together.  Honestly, I can’t come up with 10 New Year’s resolutions…talk about setting oneself up to fail, that would be […]

Top Ten Blog Posts of 2014

Top Ten Blog Posts of 2014

Guess who’s celebrating a birthday?  Your Bloggess!  Yes, The Free Spirited Woman blog is 1-year-old, let the celebrating begin!  Today honestly, the stats are staggering considering I’ve done little to promote my website. I wrote and published through March with only a couple of followers; […]

Top Ten Christmas Songs

Top Ten Christmas Songs

Holiday music, it’s been filling the air waves since the week before Thanksgiving.  And like everything around the holidays, all the fal-la-la-la-la begins the day after Halloween and runs through New Years.  Have you ever noticed how all the gold and silver holiday ornaments look […]

Top Ten Unique Christmas Gift Ideas

Top Ten Unique Christmas Gift Ideas

‘Tis the giving season and since I love to give gifts, I thought I might clue you in on a few of my top picks for those hard to buy for people in your life.  I know we’re getting a bit close to Christmas but […]

Ten Charitable Giving Ideas

Ten Charitable Giving Ideas

America’s charities, and more importantly, those they serve, need your support throughout the year.  And at this time of year, as you can tell when you open your mailbox, they aren’t afraid to ask for it.  Why do appeals increase at year-end?  Because the year-end […]

Top Ten Things To Be Thankful For This Thanksgiving

Top Ten Things To Be Thankful For This Thanksgiving

It’s the time of year that seems to sneak up on us Minnesotan’s.  We know it’s coming but we’re in denial, well at least until the first major snow storm dumps a load on our roads and sidewalks. Along with the change of the season […]

Top Ten Tools for the Do-It-Yourselfer

Top Ten Tools for the Do-It-Yourselfer

When I had my first apartment after high school I quickly learned that things need fixing and walls needed decorating.  My dad could cook but his idea of home improvement was to pick up the phone and call someone who specialized in the project he […]