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Holidays/Celebrations, Meat, Pasta & Pizza, Vegan

PIZZA KABOBS

What?? Pizza Kabobs? Yep! Think, deconstructed and you’ve got yourself the perfect food for a casual gathering, indoors or out. Ever since my adult kids were little kids I found the easiest way to serve delicious, healthy (shhh), creative food was on a stick. Fruit salad on a stick. Sandwich […]

Natural Remedies, Soups/Stews/Chowders

BONE BROTH

Bone Broth is not just for Soup! When prepared at home, it is loaded with many health benefits. It’s fine (if you must), to use store-bought bone broth to flavor cooking or for a quick base to make a soup or gravy, but it is not the same nutritious product […]

Appetizers/Light Fare, DIY, Vegan

ALMOND BUTTER

Don’t you just Love ALMOND BUTTER! Do you cry when you see the price? Do you scratch you head when you open the jar and find one-inch of oil swimming at the top? NO MORE!! I am about to share a secret and a recipe with you, you’re gonna love! […]

Lifestyle, Storyteller

EVERY MEAL TELLS A STORY

Stories are often shared over a good meal. The gathering place for food, family and friends is remembered through photographs and social media venues, yet the stories shared over the meal are what legacies are built on. Food and its preparation has a way of connecting us to our cultural […]

DIY, Lifestyle

DINING CHAIR MAKEOVER

Dining Room looking a little tired? Sure, you can throw a pretty table cloth over the table, but what about those chairs! A simple DIY makeover to those chairs will give the room a new look and feel, AND you don’t have to know how to sew a stitch! Measure […]

Lifestyle, Main Dish

HIS FOOD VS HER FOOD

PICKY EATERS! Few two-people have the same taste in… well, Anything. Food is often a potential battle ground, particularly as we grow older; how we like our meat cooked, to eat meat or not to eat meat, seafood vs yucky fish, allergies, to sugar or not to sugar. Yet often, […]

Lifestyle

FOOD: THE LOVE OFFERING!

FOOD. The word alone makes us feel many things. Did you come from a family that celebrated its ethnicity through the food on your table? Were you raised in a home with a stay-at-home mom, dad or grand parent that made mealtime a special memory from your childhood? Was there […]

Lifestyle, Over 60

POWER & INDEPENDENCE: MY FIRST JOB

MY FIRST JOB… a hair salon, called a Beauty Shop back then. I was 12 years of age. ‘La Donna’ (the woman), was its name and my mom owned it. Curlers, Hooded Hair Dryers, False Lashes, Hairpieces, Teasing and lots of Hairspray was simply, everyday life. $4.50 was the price […]

Lifestyle, Over 60

SELFIE-READY EYEBROWS

If you are wondering what on earth eyebrows have to do with Whisking and Dining, you didn’t read Blabber-Mouth Camera! As food bloggers, lifestyle vloggers, or simply the millions of selfie lovers capturing their everyday life on social media, it helps to have a few tricks up your sleeve before […]