Life Sure Gets in the Way! What I Have Been Up To…

I’ve been preoccupied for the last week or so with school work, specifically finishing up my final projects for class. In case you didn’t know, I’m an online college student. Next week is the beginning of my last semester! You have no idea how excited […]

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Pork Carnitas Recipe – Your New Favorite

I’ve been making pork carnitas (Mexican pulled pork) for at least 10 years. I found a recipe for pork carnitas in a low carb recipe book and have modified it over the years. My secret weapon is Montreal Steak Seasoning. Have you ever tried that […]

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New Challenges To Face?? Bring Them On!

And Then Came Meniere’s Disease I thought I would share a challenge I am facing. We all face challenges in life and they’ve ultimately helped make us into who we are today. Stronger, wiser, smarter, and more adaptive. Recently, I was diagnosed with Ménière’s (or […]

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Family Fun With Mason and Dillon

We have had some family fun with our little grandsons, Mason and Dillon, over the past month. We watch them a few days a week, and these two together are the definition of fun! I thought I’d share some of our more memorable moments. We […]

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Summer Means Shorts, Sundresses, and Sandals!

I love getting new shoes for the season! Before I moved, I could pretty much wear the same shoes year around. I lived in a coastal climate and no matter how warm it got (most days were around 70 degrees) in the summer, you always […]

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Small Changes Can Make A Huge Impact

20 Small Changes You Can Make You might think making small changes may not always make a difference, but it can be quite the opposite. Believe it or not, Beautycounter was started by one woman who decided to make small changes in her life. Years ago, […]

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Worth the Splurge? I Review, You Decide…

I decided to start a regular blog series titled Worth the Splurge? I Review, You Decide where I’ll review items that I view as splurges. I’ll list what I like and don’t like about it and you can decide if it’s worth it. So…what should be […]

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Pasta for Dinner

Pasta seems to get a bad rap these days, but I think everyone needs pasta in their lives now and then. I read somewhere that pasta made in Italy was less likely to cause gluten issues. I have no idea if that is true or not, […]

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Top 5 Safer Products Share

Ever since I became aware of the number of unsafe chemicals in most health and beauty products, I’ve been on an awareness and educational quest. That quest led me to Beautycounter. Thanks to their safer products, I don’t have to choose between product effectiveness and my health. In […]

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Planning Ahead and Meals

The Market I stopped at my favorite grocery store, The Market, on my way home from another appointment yesterday. I really like this smaller, more personalized store for a number of reasons. They have a nice selection of specialty foods, their deli is extensive with an area […]

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