Lately we’ve taken quite a few long road trips and, as fun as it is to get in the car and go some place awesome, it is also taxing on your body. Continue reading Road Trip Like a Pro!
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I love my glorious bread machine, so I’m always looking for something new to make with it. Today, I tried a recipe for banana nut bread to make with my bread machine. Continue reading Bread Machine Banana Nut Bread
I thought it would be great if I shared with you what I have learned about building a simple website. You don’t have to be a techie to create an awesome website. So, lets start with the basics: Continue reading Web Site Building 101
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Since the time I’ve written the following post, I decided to experiment with lotion-making. The lavender and olive oil moisturizer has been working great for me, Continue reading All Natural, Safe, Home-made Products
These Southeast Asian–style noodle bowls are a perfect example of what a good sauce can do to transform an entire meal. Ginger, soy, and peanut butter are quickly mixed together as you do the cooking, then tossed into the rice noodles and drizzled onto the pork and veggies. The combination adds instant creaminess—it’s just the sort of thing that will have everyone slurping this dish right up.
On Friday, September 8th, 2017, at 6 pm we will draw a random name from our list of email subscribers who will win this new and unopened silver ring (stamped S925) with rhinestones. I wear the same Continue reading Subscribe to enter drawing for beautiful ring!
Looking for ways to save money? Did you know that some of the fresh produce that we buy from the grocery store can keep on giving?
Yup, it’s true. Some produce can be regrown with either a little water or a little dirt, or both! Continue reading Regrow Grocery Store-bought Scallions Like a BOSS
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Ellen, a 20-year-old with anorexia nervosa, goes on a harrowing, sometimes funny journey of self-discovery at a group home run by an unusual doctor. Continue reading Netflix Original “To The Bone” A Must See
In today’s society, we are busy bodies with little time for the mundane house-hold tasks that inevitably have to be done. Amazon offers a new service called “Amazon Home Services” that is sure to help you get those tasks accomplished. Continue reading Try Amazon Home Services
The solar eclipse will be visible in Michigan on Monday, Aug 21, 2017 so in the interests of maximal eclipse enjoyment, I’m publishing this special Sunday Michigan in Pictures! Solar Eclipse May 21st 2012, photo by John Kennedy The brighter stars and the planets come out. Animals change their behavior. Birds and squirrels nest. Cows return […]
I’m writing this post as we are en route to our traditional vacation spot in Ocean City, MD and I’m a little saddened that this is probably our last hoorah before school starts in the Fall.
As we cross the Bay Bridge and my eyes wander to look at all of the boats, Continue reading End of Summer Family Vacation
It’s almost Autumn, and I’m already thinking ahead to my favorite seasonal beers for the Fall. One beer that, if you haven’t yet, you must try is Leinenkugel’s® Harvest Patch® Shandy. Continue reading Harvestpatch Shandy, One of My Favorite Seasonal Beers
I’m all about doing things for myself rather than paying someone else to do it for me. This includes all things beauty, among other things. I prefer to color my own hair, do my own nails, etc. so, when a new product or technique is trending, I am all over it. Continue reading At Home Eye Lash Perm – FAIL!
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