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    Have You Tried Livionex Toothpaste?

    I’ve never gotten excited about toothpaste before, but Livionex has me excited. This amazing toothpaste blasts off plaque – they say it is 2.5 times more effective than other toothpastes and I believe it. After you use it, you feel like you’ve just had your teeth cleaned at the dentist’s office. Your teeth are shiny, … Read more

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    Candy Conversation Heart Wreath

    Since I’ve been successful making a nut wreath and a popcorn wreath, I decided to apply my skills for Valentine’s Day. I bought a flat wooden wreath frame at Michael’s for $4. I bought big and small candy conversation hearts in bulk at the grocery story (I think you could use styrofoam hearts instead if … Read more

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    Book Review: Gluten Free Artisan Bread in 5 Minutes a Day

    I was so excited that the authors created a gluten free book for this series (there are several books in this 5 minutes a day series). Good quality gluten free dinner bread is really hard to come by. Store bought bread is fine for sandwiches, but sometimes I really miss French bread, challah, and Italian … Read more

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    A Reason to Celebrate

    Once the holiday decorations are put away, things settle down, and the reality of winter sinks in, things can start to feel a bit glum. I combat this in two ways. Decorate for Small Holidays I decorate for Valentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day, and Easter. Valentine’s Day decorations go up right after the Christmas decorations … Read more

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    Frugality in the Fridge

    Two things that are always rattling around my fridge are open containers of chicken/beef/veggie broth and opened jars of spaghetti sauce. I tend to use some and then the rest hang out in there for God knows how long. When I go to grab an open container of these items I never know how old … Read more

Food

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Travel

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When we planned a trip to the Black Hills of South Dakota, I was not eagerly anticipating it. It turned…Read More →


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Leftovers

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If you’re making corned beef today, you need this recipe for your leftovers tomorrow! It’s tradition to make corned beef…Read More →


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Travel shopping

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A recent fall getaway to the Adirondacks allowed me to scope out the best places to shop. No outlet malls…Read More →


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Organizing

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Two things that are always rattling around my fridge are open containers of chicken/beef/veggie broth and opened jars of spaghetti…Read More →


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Books

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My friend Meredith Resnick has just published a very helpful book about coping with the narcissists in your life. Surviving…Read More →


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Home and Decorating

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Once the holiday decorations are put away, things settle down, and the reality of winter sinks in, things can start…Read More →


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Collecting

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I’m guilty of having several collections and I just decided to start a new one (shhh – don’t tell my…Read More →


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Have You Tried?

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I’ve never gotten excited about toothpaste before, but Livionex has me excited. This amazing toothpaste blasts off plaque – they…Read More →


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Gardening

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Every year I share pics of my gardening successes. We planted a lot of bulbs in the fall (and by…Read More →


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Life

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My sisters-in-law and I have been meeting every couple of weeks to sort through my mother-in-law’s belongings (she passed away…Read More →


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Crafts

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Since I’ve been successful making a nut wreath and a popcorn wreath, I decided to apply my skills for Valentine’s…Read More →


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