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Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Flu

Natural Home Remedies for Cold and Flu More Praise for Coconut Oil!             Last week-end I lost my voice!  What a horrible thing to happen to anyone, what an awful…

Repurposed Chicken Feeder Ideas

Repurposed Chicken Feeder Ideas UPCYCLE THAT FEEDER! With our chickens and pigeons on the property, I have learned to embrace the fact that their “artifacts” are going to be a…

Clever Kitchen Tips Part Two

In case you missed it, check out Clever Kitchen Tips from T Part One! There you will find more tips for food and other odds and ends around the house….

Cleaning with Coconut Oil

Coconut Oil to the Rescue! There it was; the table of my dreams!  Stuck away in the back of an antique store in Cayucos, in northern California, was a dusty…

Take the 5 Love Language Profile Test

Valentine’s Day is coming!  Learn to speak the language of love! How are you going to express your love to that someone special on Valentine’s Day?  Better yet, how do…

How Much Water Do Kids Need

Mommy, can I have a drink of water?             Does this question sound familiar?  Could it be that they really ARE thirsty?  How much water do kids need?   Let’s tackle…

I Don’t Want to Eat That

“I DON’T WANT TO EAT THAT!” Reading Parents magazine I came across an article about kids who won’t eat what’s put in front of them.   What’s a mother to do? …

CUPPOW: Recycling at it’s Best

Thank you to Cuppow for sponsoring this post. All opinions are 100% my own. Cuppow – a great product and is recycling at its best! A canning jar started the…

Tips for Shopping in January

Tips for Shopping in January: Let’s go January shopping! CLOTHING The craziest thing about January is that it’s cold and stores are putting out spring fashions!  I need warm sweaters…

Cooking with Herbs 103

Welcome to Cooking with Herbs 103! In case you missed it, check out my other articles Growing Your Own Herbs 101 and Drying your own Herbs 102. This picture above…