Winter Veggies in Season

What veggies are in season during the winter months? Here is a list of fruit and veggies you can find more readily available during those cold months. Kale Parsnip Turnip Spinach Lettuce Radish Brussels Sprouts Squash Collard Greens Dates Grapefruit Kiwi Leeks Mandarin Oranges Papaya Oranges Pear Pomegranate Sweet Potatoes Tangerines

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Winterizing Your Car Kit

It’s that time!  Winter is right around the corner. Don’t forget to winterize your car kit.  For me living in a snowy climate it is a must. Roads are treacherous and no one might see you go off the road!  I grew up out in a rural area and driving in the middle of a […]

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5 Of My Favorite Blogs.

As a blogger I love to read blogs!  Who doesn’t right?  There was a time when bloggers could list all their favorite blogs on the side of their own blog on a blogroll.  Unfortunately,  blogging has become a highly competitive industry. Bloggers are guarding their numbers and not wanting people to click on the competition. […]

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Top 10 Date Night Ideas

Sometimes I think I should have called my blog “The Ten List.”  I am always doing lists that have ten items on it!  I hope you don’t get sick of me and my lists! Comedy Club.  Get on the mailing lists of several local comedy clubs. You will be able to find new comedians for […]

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10 Things 2 Declutter

  I must admit I love to toss things.  Cleaning and organizing makes me happy. I love to look at an organized closet or pantry.  I find it relaxing.  I hope I’m not the only one! Here is a quick list of 10 things you want to take a look at throwing away. Lotions.  Check […]

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10 Cooking Terms for October

  Acidity- How tart a wine is.  Body- How heavy or full a wine feels in your mouth. Jammy-A red wine with a full cooked fruit flavor. Tennoir -How a growing region effects a wines flavor. Tekkamaki -Seaweed wrap of Tuna. Yama -Decorative Garnish. Odori -Live Sushi topping. Agani- Tea served at the end. Confit […]

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5 Manners 4 Kids

One of my features I have been doing on this blog is a short list of five manners that kids can be taught.  Part of this is in response to raising my own son.  I am always thinking “Am I raising my child right?” or “What have I not done for him?”.  Manners are one […]

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Family Fun Night Ideas

Need some quick ideas for a family fun night?  Here is another of my ten lists!  Have fun! Minute to Win It Games. Classic Movie Night. 20 Questions. An Outdoor Game. Bike Ride. A trip to the dollar store. Local Sporting Event. A Picnic. Make your own Sunday kit. Make you own Pizza night.  

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Where to Find Calcium.

Calcium is a mineral that is a vital part of bones and teeth. The heart, nerves and blood clotting systems also require calcium to work.  Women are often told the are especially prone to calcium deficiency.  You can find calcium in white beans, figs, sardines with bone in, salmon with bone in, bok choy, kale, […]

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Disaster During Our Remodel!

Well our remodel hit a snag! We were abandoned by our contractor.  So now we are scrambling to get our project done.  We started our project to remodel our main level in our home in mid-May.  As of the end of September, it still is not finished.  It was supposed to be done at the […]

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