Taconic Mountain Ramble Hike in Hubbardton Vermont

Lately, I have been working far too many hours so when my son asked me to hike the Taconic Mountain Ramble with him, I agreed. I enjoy hiking although most of my hiking is more like walking with some rocks and bridges to cross. Both of the kids have hiked the Ramble before but I […]

What are Your Television Options Without Cable Subscription

Have you ever wondered what your television options without cable are? My husband and I have been working on cutting back on our expenses. And, one thing we’ve been talking about getting rid of is our cable television subscription. Television Options Without Cable My husband and I are huge movie buffs. We watch lots of […]

Home DNA Testing Kits and How They Worked for Me

Have you ever wondered about home DNA testing kits? I’ve heard a lot of people talking about finding out about their ancestry by using a DNA testing kit but I was never really sure how that worked. What else can those kits tell you and how do I do the test at home? Home DNA […]

Hydration and Exercise and the Benefits of Hydrogen Water

Understanding hydration and exercise is important for everyone from professional athletes to your average busy mom.  Water is a very important nutrient and our body uses it for many things including regulating our temperature,  keeping our joints functioning properly, and moving wastes and nutrients to the proper places in our bodies. Hydration and Exercise The […]

Savory Spiced Pecans Recipe for Entertaining and Gifts

You are going to love this savory spiced pecans recipe! The holidays will be here before you know it. And, if you’re like me, you are looking for a few easy make-ahead recipes to prepare. The less last minute preparation I need to do, the better. Savory Spiced Pecans Recipe This savory spiced pecans recipe […]

Creating a Minimalist Entertainment Center For a Family

Check out these tips for creating a minimalist entertainment center that works for families. My husband and I have been downsizing for a while now. But, the one stumbling block we keep coming to is our entertainment center. Minimalist Entertainment Center Creating a minimalist entertainment center isn’t as easy as you think. With a family […]

Something New For Dinner in the Slow Cooker Tonight

If you get tired of cooking the same thing week after week, check out this list. You’re sure to find something new for dinner that you can make in your slow cooker. When it comes to getting dinner on the table with very little work, your slow cooker is a life saver. Something New For […]

Tips for Buying and Using Diabetes Test Kit Supplies

If you’re diabetic or helping to care for someone who is, these tips on buying and using diabetes test kit supplies will give you insight into what you need to consider when shopping. It can be overwhelming when you shop for meters, strips and other supplies. But, it doesn’t have to be. This post on […]

Make Your Stainless Steel Sink Shine With These Tips

If your sink is looking a bit dull and dingy, you might want to keep reading. Learn how to make your stainless steel sink shine again by following a few simple tips. I’m not a big fan of housework but I like living in a clean home. Sadly, we don’t have a fully automated self-cleaning […]

Eating Healthier Meals When You Have No Time to Cook

Eating healthier meals when you have no time to cook isn’t as impossible as you think. I’d love to tell you that seven days a week I prepare healthy and nutritious meals for my family but it isn’t always true.  There are days that I’m not feeling well and days that I forget to defrost […]