I am speechless after reading the article in EatLocalGrown about the Southern California family that produces 6,000 pounds of produce…in their backyard on a 1/10 acre lot! I watched the video and I’m still dumbstruck. I have tried raised bed and container gardening and I have not had such a bountiful yield for my efforts. Likewise, … More 6,000 pounds of produce in your back yard?
I know…this is my second cauliflower bread recipe in recent memory, but you’ve just gotta try these! So cute, no gluten and only about 25 calories each! The addition of some different spices could change these up a little and I’m wondering what would happen if you left out the garlic, substituted cream cheese or … More No-flour biscuits? Life is complete!
You have just got to see this. It’s the one of the cutest websites I’ve seen in a while called TheThriftShopper.com. Part information central, part member exchange, it’s all about thrift store shopping. How great is that?! Is has lists of charity and benefit thrift stores nation wide, reviews of same, a member board where … More Thrifty Shoppers Unite!
I figure we probably don’t really need to know the science behind why we love our dogs so much, but it’s interesting reading anyway. I’m pretty sure we all know that dogs can help lower our stress levels…there is nothing quite like a constant friend who will patiently listen to you rant, look at you … More Happy Belated National Dog Day!
Because I have been assured by more than one young person lately that e-cigarettes are perfectly safe, I am posting this downright disturbing Huffington Post article in the interest of public health. I have never felt comfortable with the assertion that e-cigs are ‘safe’ and I have definitely felt certain that hooka wasn’t safe. Well, … More If you were thinking about taking up hooka or e-cigs, read this first…
We have discussed recently that some of us have a pretty big weakness for bread and bread products. I threw out there that bread is not one of the foods that tempt me the most. Truthfully, one of the main food bug-a-boos that I am a real sucker for is…potatoes. There. I’ve said it. My … More What’s not to love about sweet potatoes?!
I love skinnyms.com. It’s not really about being ‘skinny’, it’s about being fit and healthy. They can always be counted on for great recipes, and my favorite of all, recipes that turn un-healthy foods into healthy ones! Case in point: healthy chicken nuggets! I mean, how great is that?! This recipe is pretty simple and … More Healthy chicken nuggets?!
This looks like something that definitely needs to be tried this weekend. Be sure your corn tortillas are gluten free and then put this baby in the crock pot for tomorrow morning. I love not having to think about what’s for breakfast on Sunday morning! http://www.popsugar.com/fitness/Mexican-Breakfast-Casserole-37003948
I love simple workouts that don’t require tons of equipment or an hour in the gym. This one is just 4 simple moves and you should be able to get through it in just a few minutes. Of course, if you’re me, you have to hide somewhere so that you don’t look up to find … More Simple ab workout…
Let’s face it, laundry doesn’t have to be fun, it just has to be done. I have done a lot of laundry in my lifetime. Six kids, two of them boys, made me a laundry professional. Huge piles of jeans to wash before there was such a thing as a ‘high-efficiency’ washer. Discovering that hanging … More Can laundry be blissful?