Wordless Wednesday….Really, Truly, NO Words!

The Secret to Perfect Brown Rice

Okay, I know you are asking, really? A post about brown rice? Just bear with me because this discovery made my day when it comes to the preparation of brown rice, so I simply had to share it! Let’s face it, everyone loves the fluffiness of white rice, but it has practically zero health benefits […]

Save Some Money in the Bulk Aisle

Have you ever found a really yummy sounding recipe that you were just dying to try, but the thought of buying all the dried herbs and spices required changed your mind due the expense of it? I have. Those things are so darned expensive and the waste is ridiculous. If I only need a teaspoon […]

Chips are Clearly Bad for your Health!

Kids will be kids. They will. And no matter how much of your wisdom you try to pass on to them, sometimes they just have to figure it out themselves, no matter how much it hurts! This reminds of a story that I love to tell about my brother because (1)it’s funny and (b)it’s a […]

He Isn’t Ignoring You: He Just Has Autism!

Something struck me last night while sitting at the dinner table with my kids. My younger son told me a story of how his older brother ignored someone and was rude as they were walking into school a couple of days ago. Of course I wanted to hear the whole story and he went on […]

Wordless Winter Wednesday-Snowman!

I love that he improvised and used twigs for the spiked hair look!

Quick and Easy Veggie Soup

I had to be out for a bit this morning so when I got home feeling really hungry for lunch I needed something fast and easy, but healthy! So, with what I had in the pantry I put together a veggie soup that only needed to simmer for about an hour before I could eat. […]

Wordless Wednesday: Snow Day!

7 Ideas to Add Some Green to Your Life!

My favorite question about being green is about how to replace things you currently use with more “greener” choices. It is so easy to make small changes that are not only green, but will feel good on your wallet, too. Honestly, I am not green because I have money to spend on fancy things like […]

A Plea to the Famous Tweeters!

Earlier today I interjected my way(sort of) into a conversation with @typeamom and @resourcefulmom on Twitter. They were discussing bloggers and the value we should have and not allow ourselves to be taken advantage of by companies. I feel even though I have been on Twitter for about a year, I am still sort of […]