Creative Uses for Old Muffin Tins

16 Creative Ways to Repurpose Your Old Muffin Tins

As I struggle to declutter my kitchen, I find myself hesitating to get rid of a few things.  One of the items I can't bring myself to toss out is my grandmother's set of old muffin tins.  They are dark with age but have sentimental value and I just … [Read More...]

Rose Petal Sugar Scrub Makes a Great DIY Mothers Day Gift or a homemade gift idea for any special person in your life!

Rose Petal Sugar Scrub is an easy DIY Mothers Day Gift

This weekend I sent my husband an email at work to remind him to buy his mother a card for Mothers Day.  It is approaching rather quickly and I need to figure out what to get my own mom for this special day.  Mothers Day isn't something I want my … [Read More...]

Uses for Rosemary besides cooking

The Many Uses for Rosemary Besides Cooking!

I have quite an extensive herb garden in the back yard and herbs are the one thing I can actually grow pretty well.  Not because I am a good gardener but because they are incredibly 'idiot tolerant' when it comes to my gardening abilities!  I have … [Read More...]

Keeping Teens Active without sports 2

Keeping Teens Active for Better Health

I’m sharing these tips for keeping teens active thanks to Playtex® Sport® as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #PlaytexSportSquad. All opinions are my own. I remember back many years ago when my children were young.  There were days I was … [Read More...]

Recipes

Blueberry Cheesecake Parfait Recipe makes a delicious gluten free dessert recipe! 2

Gluten Free Cheesecake Parfait Recipe with Blueberry Topping

Last week, my inlaws came for a visit and since my mother in law has Celiac Disease, I have been experimenting with some new gluten free recipes.  … [Read More...]

Healthy No Bake Cookie Recipe 4

Healthier No Bake Cookie Recipe: Peanut Butter Rice Crispy Treats

If you are looking for an easy cookie recipe to make, I recommend you choose a no bake cookie recipe.  Quick, easy, and no oven required which is … [Read More...]

Cheddar Cheese Biscuits Recipe with Sausage and Jalapeno

Sausage Cheese Biscuits Recipe with Jalapenos

When you are feeding hungry teenage boys you need to learn to serve bread of some sort at every meal.  Sure, he gets plenty of meat, veggies, fruits … [Read More...]

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Green Living

Creative Uses for Old Muffin Tins

16 Creative Ways to Repurpose Your Old Muffin Tins

As I struggle to declutter my kitchen, I find myself hesitating to get rid of a few things.  One of the items I can't bring myself to toss out is my … [Read More...]

How to repurpose old wooden spoons 2

How to Repurpose Old Wooden Spoons Instead of Throwing Them Away!

For the last few weeks, I have been purging my home of everything that is too old, unneeded, broken, or just plane not useful. It has not been a small … [Read More...]

Earth Hour Ideas for Having Fun in the Dark

Earth Hour Ideas: It’s in #YourPower to Make a Difference

I have come across a lot of people in my day to day life who believe that living green is just too hard.  They are intimidated by hard core eco … [Read More...]

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DIY and Crafts

Rose Petal Sugar Scrub Makes a Great DIY Mothers Day Gift or a homemade gift idea for any special person in your life!

Rose Petal Sugar Scrub is an easy DIY Mothers Day Gift

This weekend I sent my husband an email at work to remind him to buy his mother a card for Mothers Day.  It is approaching rather quickly and I need … [Read More...]

Aromatherapy Dough for Natural Stress Relief 2

Lavender Aromatherapy Dough for Natural Stress Relief

Ever have one of those days where the stress of life is weighing you down?  Like, if you do not get chocolate or wine or a nap some time very soon you … [Read More...]

Garden Markers Spoons Craft 4

Easy DIY Garden Markers Spoons

A few months ago I went on a bit of a thrift store shopping spree and found a package of about 30 metal spoons for only $3.  Who could resist such a … [Read More...]

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Gardening

How to Save the Pollinators with a Honeybee Watering Station 2

Save the Pollinators with a Honeybee Watering Station in the Garden!

The world's honeybee population is declining at an alarming rate.  This does not bode well for people who like to eat food.  In order for farmers to … [Read More...]

Garden Markers Spoons Craft 4

Easy DIY Garden Markers Spoons

A few months ago I went on a bit of a thrift store shopping spree and found a package of about 30 metal spoons for only $3.  Who could resist such a … [Read More...]

How to grow thyme in a backyard herb garden

How to Grow Thyme in a Backyard Herb Garden and What to do with it!

One of the things I love most about spring is planting my backyard herb garden.  Yes, gardening is a lot of work.  Yes, there are bugs, dirt and sweat … [Read More...]

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Health

Keeping Teens Active without sports 2

Keeping Teens Active for Better Health

I’m sharing these tips for keeping teens active thanks to Playtex® Sport® as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #PlaytexSportSquad. All opinions … [Read More...]

HOw to Remember to Take Your Probiotic Supplements

Probiotic Supplements: Easy Ways to Remember to Take Them Every Day!

Every day we are bombarded with things that weaken our immune system.  Stress, germs, lack of sleep, and a number of other factors all play a … [Read More...]

Tips for Feeding Organic Food from Infancy to Teens 2

Tips for Feeding Organic Food from Infants to Teens

I am a firm believer in the idea that we are what we eat.  The food we feed ourselves and our families has long term consequences to both our own … [Read More...]

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House, Home and Family

Uses for Rosemary besides cooking

The Many Uses for Rosemary Besides Cooking!

I have quite an extensive herb garden in the back yard and herbs are the one thing I can actually grow pretty well.  Not because I am a good gardener … [Read More...]

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My Holiday Wishes Just for You

December is a hectic time of year, whether you choose to celebrate Christmas, Hanuka, Kwanza, the Winter Solstice or whatever else your chosen holiday … [Read More...]

Retirement security and financial goals

Setting Financial Goals to ensure Retirement Security #RetireHappyNow

My husband and I have always been goal oriented people.  Within a year of dating, we knew we wanted to get married and started planning the 'where, … [Read More...]

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Travel

Callaway Gardens Butterfly Center

Callaway Gardens is a Beautiful Georgia Destination for Nature Lovers

This week is spring break for my kids and my husband took a few days off from work so we could spend time together as a family  We decided to visit a … [Read More...]

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Night Driving Tips for Safer Evening Travel #nightdriving

With the days getting shorter and the nights getting longer, more and more people are on the road after dark.  We turn our clocks back this weekend so … [Read More...]

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Go on a Beach Adventure this Fall! #GCFLnofilter

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gulf County, Florida for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. In general, our family tends to be … [Read More...]

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