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Easy Homemade Greek Yogurt

Easy Homemade Greek Yogurt

My daughter is the yogurt expert in the family. She makes the best greek style yogurt in her Instant Pot® brand pressure cooker. It’s thick, creamy and delicious.  We gobble it up plain or served with fruit. It’s our grandson’s favorite breakfast. She likes making her own yogurt so...

10 Ways To Use Hard Boiled Eggs

10 Ways To Use Hard Boiled Eggs

When our children were young I made at least 5 dozen hard-boiled eggs to decorate for Easter. After the Easter fun, what do you do with all the eggs? It’s a problem many families face after Easter because eggs only keep about a week after they’ve been cooked. Here are...

How To Make Your Kitchen a “Greener” Place

How To Make Your Kitchen a “Greener” Place

If you’re looking to live more mindful about the environment and improve your green credentials, there’s no better place to start than your kitchen. The kitchen is one of the most used rooms in the family home. With a steady flow of traffic and array of materials being used,...

How to Stop The Overwhelm

How to Stop The Overwhelm

Are you trying to do it all and wish you could stop the overwhelm? Women wear many hats as wives and Mothers we tend to take on much of the responsibility for cleaning the house and feeding your family. Plus you may have your job or your business and so much...

How To Go Gluten Free

How to go gluten-free. Should you choose a gluten-free diet? Many people these days are eating a gluten free diet because of health concerns. Gluten is a protein found in many grains, including wheat, rye, and barley as well as in many types of vinegar. A number of people have...

Tips To Avoid and Treat Insect Bites

Summer Safety Tips For Avoiding and Treating Insect Bites Insects are one of the most numerous species on earth. Which means that you’re going to come in contact with them when you are outdoors during the warmer months. Here are some tips to avoid and treat insect bites so that...

Homemade Gourmet Flavored Coffee

Homemade Gourmet Flavored Coffee

Do like gourmet flavored coffee? Me too, so I make my own every day! What if I told you how you could easily enjoy frugal, healthy and delicious gourmet coffee every day too. Sound good? You probably already have a favorite brand of everyday coffee and that’s all you’ll...

Create A Thanksgiving Dinner Your Whole Family Will Love

Create A Thanksgiving Dinner Your Whole Family Will Love

How To Create A Thanksgiving Holiday Dinner Your Whole Family Will Love Your guide to planning, simplifying and preventing disasters for a stress-free thanksgiving dinner including menu and recipes. Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays! Whether you wish to create traditions that your children will remember all their lives,...

Make Your Own Non-Toxic Window Cleaner

Make Your Own Non-Toxic Window Cleaner

Every spring and fall I like to give our windows a thorough cleaning inside and outside. I’ve used all sorts of cleaners over the years and have found this homemade window cleaner is the most effective, it’s inexpensive, easy-to-make, and best of all it’s non-toxic. Washing windows may not...

How to Know Which Vanilla Extract To Use

One of the most common questions I am asked is which vanilla should I use? There are many vanilla extracts to choose from, Watkins has three types pure, baking and clear vanilla. I’ll help you determine the best vanilla for your needs. Here’s a handy chart explaining how to...