December 2020

Motivation – Tracking What I Don’t Buy

By | 2020-12-15T11:07:21-07:00 December 14th, 2020|Build Good Financial Habits|

Starting January 2021 I'm making some real changes regarding my spending habits.  A friend of mine gave me this tip for motivation.  Whenever I'm tempted to buy something - don't - and record how much the item cost which also reflects how much I saved.  Here's a start: 12/10 Denim jacket $49.90 12/10 Ugg slippers [...]

February 2019

An Easy Way to Tell if Your Eggs Are Safe to Eat

By | 2020-12-14T17:23:53-07:00 February 13th, 2019|Cooking Tips|

You may end up tossing out perfectly good eggs if you throw them away once they've passed the "sell by" date. Here's an interesting thing to share. In some states, egg packagers need to list "sell-by" dates while others only need to stamp expiration dates. So . . . If the egg carton has surpassed [...]

Cute Story About How to Give a Cat or Dog a Pill

By | 2020-12-14T17:24:46-07:00 February 5th, 2019|Fun Stuff, Healthy Living For Your Pets|

How to Give a Cat a Pill Step 1:  Pick up cat and cradle it in the crook of your left arm as if holding a baby. Position right forefinger and thumb on either side of cat's mouth and gently apply pressure to cheeks while holding pill in right hand.  As cat opens mouth, pop pill [...]

Some Fun Easter Facts

By | 2020-12-14T17:25:10-07:00 February 4th, 2019|Fun Stuff|

  76% of us bite the ears off first when eating a chocolate bunny. Presently there are roughly ninety million delicious chocolate Easter bunnies created each year for Easter. Every single day five million Marshmallow bunnies as well as peeps created, preparing for Easter. Sixteen billion jelly beans prepare for Easter which could easily fill [...]

January 2019

November 2018

Greek Yogurt; a tasty fat fighting treat

By | 2018-08-19T10:40:59-07:00 November 10th, 2018|Fat Fighting Foods and Tips|

  Greek yogurt isn't just delicious (one of my favorite treats) it's also loaded with protein content (twice as much as regular yogurt) which makes it a tasty weight loss tool. Protein takes longer to leave your stomach so it leaves you feeling satisfied longer; even better your body burns more calories digesting protein than [...]

August 2018

Delish Orange Glazed Tofu

By | 2020-12-14T17:25:46-07:00 August 17th, 2018|Fun Stuff, Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes|

  This is a really easy tofu recipe and the orange glaze gives it a special flavor. If you love spicy, tangy and sweet, you'll love this tofu recipe. You can add vegetables or just eat by itself or in a salad, This tofu is great served in a variety of ways. Servings: Depend on [...]

Awesome News About the Health Benefits of Iced Tea

By | 2018-08-18T21:03:41-07:00 August 13th, 2018|Healthy Living|

Every time you drink hot tea, you get an enormous infusion of potent compounds thought to combat heart disease and cancer. Incredibly, just one cup of hot tea contains a lot more of these compounds, known as antioxidants, than a single serving of any vegetable or fruit! But how about iced tea? We had to [...]