Tag: Healthy Lifestyle

APPLE PIE SURVIVAL

These strange and uncertain times have put my emotions in a blender and turned it on puree! I woke this morning with a bad attitude. One of those ‘kick the can’ kinda attitudes, so I decided the only thing that might snap me out of it, is APPLE PIE. I […]

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. […]

WTF IS GOING ON!

WTF is going on! Price gouging, misleading information, scare tactics, NO TOILET PAPER? Wear a mask. Don’t wear a mask. We are told not to bother to wear a mask because it really doesn’t work, and in the same news clip they say, ‘the healthcare profession needs the masks, so […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

GREEN BEAN BUNDLES

If ever there was an Impressive and Easy way to serve vegetables with an elegant, special occasion dinner, Green Bean Bundles are it! The work is done a day or two in advance, set aside in the fridge, ready to pop into the oven just five minutes before the meal […]

CRANBERRY NUT BREAD

Cranberries. One of the misunderstand fruits of winter. There is an underlining, often unspoken rule of recipe creating; sweet, sour, salty, acidic and textured things mixed together, make for the most remembered dishes. Add to that, health benefits, and you’ve got the perfect one bite wonder! Cranberries, being quite sour, […]

T’WAS THE NIGHT BEFORE…

Laughter is my cheapest anti-aging secret! No matter the season or circumstances life throws my way (and trust me, my life has been a tennis court!), I always find something to lighten my spirit and inspire a good hard laugh! Family and close friends who know me can vouch for […]