How to Identify a Mortgage Relief Scam

Do you know how to identify a mortgage relief scam? I’m sure I’m not the only one that’s gotten one of those phone calls where the person on the other end says they’re your mortgage company, the IRS, or your bank and needs personal information from you over the phone. Maybe they make promises to […]

5 Simple Ways to Stay Active This Summer

Abbott partnered with influencers such as me for its Ensure Program. As part of this Program, I received compensation for my time although thoughts and opinions are my own. Staying healthy as you age doesn’t have to mean restrictive diets and marathons. There are simple ways to stay active that almost anyone can do this […]

4 Reasons You Need a Probiotic for Summer Travel

Why do you need a probiotic for summer travel? Summer means trips to the beach, relaxing in the yard with a glass of lemonade, and if you’re lucky a vacation. It means that your routine will be different than normal, and that can cause stomach upsets. No one wants to have their vacation time or […]

5 Favorite Simple Living Documentaries to Inspire You

I love simple living documentaries because they inspire me to make changes in my life. Simple living is a movement that’s been gaining in popularity over the past few years. It urges people to slow down and think about their choices. People aspire for simple living in many different areas of their lives including what […]

How to Make My Strawberry Rhubarb Sauce Recipe

Do you have a favorite strawberry rhubarb sauce recipe? If you’re from New England, you know about rhubarb, but do you like it? Rhubarb is a thick, celery-like plant with reddish stalks that can grow to be more than two feet long. In Vermont, it’s one of the first edibles that grow in our yard. […]

How to Preserve Garlic Scapes from the Garden

Did you know that you can preserve garlic scapes? The last time I visited the farmer’s market, they had big bunches of garlic scapes for one dollar. I cannot resist a price that low so I got a big bunch to bring home and preserve. I’ve been cooking with them all week, but I wanted to […]

How to Reconnect with Nature Today

Have you been wondering how to reconnect with nature? Maybe you’ve been putting in too many hours at work. Or, maybe you’ve been watching more TV than you have been spending time outside. I spend more time staring out my office window, wishing I was outside than I do outside. I spend about an hour […]

How to be Inspired by Your Cat

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Muse Cat Food. All opinions are 100% mine. You may be wondering why I’m writing about how to be inspired by your cat. For a long time, I was inspired by successful people and goals I wanted to achieve. The choices I made in […]

How These Good Sleeping Tips Can Improve Your Day

I never thought that following a few good sleeping tips would have a significant impact on how I slept. My husband is one of those people who can sleep anywhere at the drop of a hat, but not me. I never fell asleep easily, and I woke up several times during the night. I never […]

How to Make Pickled Beets With Honey

Have you ever made pickled beets with honey? I know that most recipes use sugar, but I did a bit of experimenting and came up with a recipe that uses honey instead of sugar. The taste is fairly similar and it’s just as easy to make. I’ve been working on purchasing more things that are […]