Tag: DIY

LOCKDOWN & I DON’T COOK: SHE SAID

She was twenty-one when she left home to go off to Chicago for training with United Airlines as a flight attendant. Growing up, she never took an interest in cooking, in fact, cooking frustrated her. She preferred to be outside with our step-father learning how to lay bricks, do house […]

COLOR YOUR OWN HAIR: LOCKDOWN

Things have become REAL, and I know dang well your roots are starting to show! What do you plan to do? It is vital that we all do our part to stay well, and contribute to other people’s wellness, so going somewhere to have your hair done anytime in the […]

RESTRICTED

When I was a kid and restricted to my room for something naughty I had down, I took my ‘kick the can’ attitude with me and slammed the door. “What am I supposed to do, just sit here? Why does my room suddenly seem so quiet? When I get outta […]

LIFE FOR LATER

What are YOU doing to keep your mind off the current lockdown nightmare? Spring cleaning, for sure, came early in my house. I have organized, cleaned, and food-prepped everyday until night fall, when I look forward (more than ever before) to a glass of wine and what ever Netflix program […]

COVID-19 HOARDER

I panicked! Ok, call me a hoarder. The thought of not having fresh, crunchy, juicy celery, freaked me out. I saw these beauties still in the produce section of a yet to be mobbed market, like the pretty girl left standing by the dance floor not being asked to dance. […]

DIY AIRPLANE FOOD

What do You eat when you travel on a plane, nuts? How about if the flight is long, like across the United States for about 6-hours, nuts? Or, do you buy airport food and take that on board, knowing full well that there is way more salt in that food […]

DIY FACE MASK

Why wear an ugly MASK, when you can make your own! It seems, with the recent health crisis, we now have one more article to attend to before we walk out the door of our home: A Mask! America has the cleanest shopping carts in the world, now that we […]

VALENTINES ISN’T JUST FOR LOVERS

Valentines Day, some say, is a silly day! Buy flowers. Buy candy. Buy love… No, I am not a cynical person, quite the contrary; I am a Lover of Life, and all its many loves. But unless you have something to market, ie sell, on Valentines Day, don’t you think […]

HIS & HER DINNER AT HOME

Not everyone chooses to eat the same type of food, which is why dining out can often be the solution. But what if you are in want of a long leisurely dinner, not wanting to feel rushed to be on your way, but still want different things to eat? I […]

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 […]