Empty Nest…My Top Ten Coping Strategies

It’s August, and for thousands of Mom’s out there, this will signal the beginning of the empty nest. I was there myself, 11 years ago this month. I’m not going to lie, it was a very difficult time in my life. Like you, I loved […]

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Worth the Splurge? I Review, You Decide.

Deciding on the topic for this “Worth the Splurge” was challenging! As I was laying in bed one morning, though, I thought – I should do it on sheets! Did you know that we spend 25-30% of our lives in bed? Wow, that’s a lot […]

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Planning Your Perfect Vacation, Part 2

I am back with part two of planning your perfect vacation. In case you missed it, click HERE to read the first installment. So, now you know what your idea of the perfect vacation is and what kind of experience you want. You have an idea of where […]

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Lasagne – Ultimate Comfort Food! Made Low-Sodium and Gluten Free.

Lasagne is one of the most-loved Italian dishes out there. It is sinfully delicious with its layers of cheese, meat, and pasta. I consider it one of the ultimate comfort foods! I don’t know about you, but I am always on the lookout for a new […]

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The Migraine Relief Plan Book. A Review and my Progress.

Hey everyone! I hope you are enjoying your weekend. We’re in the throes of summer here with triple-digit heat. The one positive thing about it is that our pool is really warm and that makes for fun evening/night swims! So, a month ago, I shared […]

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The 8 Handiest Kitchen Gadgets

Although I have a huge crock on my island and two drawers of kitchen tools in my kitchen, I have about 8 favorite gadgets that I use regularly. When we moved a year and a half ago, I culled my collection, but I still have […]

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Let’s Make Some Blueberry Hand Pies

I have always struggled with baking. I believe it’s because although I had the desire, I didn’t have the  knowledge to create delicious baked goods. Thank heavens for technology! You can watch a You Tube video on how to do or make anything. Several years […]

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Planning Your Perfect Vacation

In the past 10 years, my hubby and I have traveled to many wonderful destinations. Off the top of my head, we’ve visited 11 islands in the Caribbean; Cancun, Cabo San Lucas, and Puerto Vallarta in Mexico; Maui, The Big Island, and Kauai in Hawaii; […]

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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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