A Year of Homemade Pies Recipes for Every Season

If you’re looking for homemade pies recipes but prefer to cook with seasonal produce, keep reading for the best pie recipes around. I love using seasonal produce because it tends to be at the peak of freshness. Plus, it’s more affordable and leaves less of a carbon footprint than buying out of season. A Year […]

Keeping Track of Medications and Storing OTCs Safely

This post was sponsored by Influence Central as part of an Influencer Activation and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. As a caregiver, I deal with keeping track of medications on a daily basis.  My husband takes a variety of different prescriptions and over the counter medications that his doctor recommends. While […]

Photo Craft Ideas and How to Make a Pen Caddy

With the holidays only a few months away, I wanted to share a few photo craft ideas and share this easy DIY how to make a pen caddy. I’m a huge fan of useful gifts. And, anyone who works at a desk probably has a need for a pen caddy to hold their pens and […]

Heart Healthy Thanksgiving Dinner Tips That Taste Amazing

Have you ever tried to put together a heart healthy Thanksgiving dinner? Both my Mom and my husband have heart and high blood pressure issues. So, when I prepare foods, I try to keep in mind dietary restrictions and adapt the recipes that I use. Heart Healthy Thanksgiving In addition to making recipes heart health […]

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 […]