Recipes and Cooking Lessons

Healthy Recipes For Busy Work At Home Moms

Anyone who has been reading this blog for any length of time knows that I'm always on the search for healthy recipes that can be made quickly and easily for a family on the go. My oldest has two different sports going on any one time, my youngest is just about to turn a corner
Professional Landscaping

Family-Style Landscaping

When we first bought our starter home, the landscaping was what my husband and I referred to as the ‘childfree entertainer’s dream’. The backyard was comprised of a fully decked-out outdoor kitchen all set to service a well-shaded and tastefully constructed patio, complete with electrical fixtures and a dedicated router for a TV and streaming. The
Divorce Mediation

An Ending Doesn’t Have To Be The Ending

A recent email sent by a reader got me thinking about the subject of this post. I won’t go into details, but the gist of it was, ‘How can I put the tips you give into practice when me and my husband got divorced and prefer not to speak to one another?’ We tend to keep
Termite Treatment

Exterminating Goes Green

Pest control has always been a dirty business - you can’t efficiently destroy thousands of tiny critters at once without using some pretty powerful poisons. Things changed dramatically with the advent of the industrial revolution, however, as we transitioned from more natural methods of pest eradication to mass production of industrial-grade pesticides. This method had its
Veterinary Care

Preventative Care

Hello and Merry Christmas, everyone! I can’t believe it has already come and gone - the years just seem to be getting shorter all the time. We had an extremely successful Christmas this year, as my boys can attest to! We went caroling, saw the boat parade, explored some of the better decorated neighborhoods, and each

Retail Therapy: Survival And Health In The World Of Fashion

With phrases like ‘The New Normal’ (read in a nasally vocal fry, of course) and ‘trying times’ being tossed around until people are absolutely sick to death of them, it’s easy to forget just how much things have changed over the last year. The way people approach work, shopping for new clothes, and even other