Ugly Christmas Sweater Parties

What’s red and green with pom-pom’s all over?  An ugly Christmas sweater!  Time to get those ridiculous sweaters out!  If the sweater has lots of red and green, reindeer, felt…

Give a Forever Home to a Rescue Dog

Give a forever home to a rescue dog this Christmas! I love dogs and cats, though with four rescue dogs on the premise, right now cats are taking a back…

Clever Kitchen Tips from T

Clever Kitchen Tips from T What do these things have in common? They are all Tips from T! For years the column Hints from Heloise has helped many a homemaker. …

Cookie Cutter Shaped Pancakes

So, this is new to me, so I wanted to share it. My daughter LOVES making pancakes. She’s four years old and I let her put in all the ingredients…

Muffin Top Muffins Recipe

Muffin Top Muffins Recipe Keep the “muffin-top” on the muffins, not on you! During the rush of this season, sitting down to breakfast on the week-end together is most welcome….

DIY Coconut Oil Sugar Scrub

T, my co-author for Inheriting Our Planet recently wrote an article entitled, The Benefits of Coconut Oil. In it, she mentioned how to make DIY Coconut Oil Sugar Scrub. I…

Give Your Presence, Not Your Presents

Give Your Presence, Not Your Presents! I liked the Dear Abby suggestion in this morning’s newspaper about what to give to older parents when looking for gift suggestions.  A woman,…

Toilet Paper Roll Reindeer

The other day, I had a random playdate with a couple of my best friend’s daughters. When they come to spend time with me, we always do a craft together. …

A Quick Guide to Coconut Oil Pulling

I have to first make a disclaimer. This article is solely based on my personal experience. I read articles upon articles online for how to oil pull. I heard about…

Roasted Sunflower Seeds How To

MAKE YOUR OWN ROASTED SUNFLOWER SEEDS! Save money and get a delicious product at the same time!  Using a very well-known sunflower brand, I compared prices between their roasted sunflower…