Stores should NOT close on #Thanksgiving

  I’m sitting here at 6:21 am on a Sunday morning browsing Black Friday ads, which have become more of a Thanksgiving night tradition than a Friday morning tradition.  On the one hand, people say that Thanksgiving is for families, and that no one should […]

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CoSchedule Review

So, I’ve been trying out CoSchedule for a few weeks, and I have to say that I love it.  It’s a great tool that has combined a few things for me.  Because I’m a blogger and a virtual assistant, it lets me schedule posts for […]

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5 Hydration Tips for Cooler Weather

People tend to not drink as much water in the winter as they do in the summer, mostly because it’s not hot and we don’t get as thirsty.  However, it only takes a one to two percent drop in body fluid for a person to […]

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The right to die with dignity

A few weeks ago, I stated that if I found out I had a terminal illness I wouldn’t tell my kids. I don’t want them to put their lives on hold and suffer along with me.  And a lot of you had a lot to […]

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Canon Elph 110 HS Camera Review

Lately, I’ve been getting a lot of questions about my camera.  For a point-and-shoot, it takes really nice pictures.  And it wasn’t really all that expensive.  I’ve definitely gotten plenty of use out of it.  It’s the Canon PowerShot Elph 110 HS. Truth be told, I […]

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What the Ebola Scare Has Taught Me

Everywhere you turn, people are talking about Ebola. There are so many different opinions, but I figured I’d share my thoughts since everyone else is. 1.  There are 3 people in the US currently diagnosed with it.  There are well over 300 million people in this […]

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25 Incredible Italian Recipes (Roundup)

The weather outside is frightful…at 80 degrees. In mid-October. In Upstate NY. Nonetheless, I have a craving for Italian food. So I did a little roundup of things I plan to make once the weather cools off a bit. Anyone want to sing “That’s Amore” […]

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How To Make Halloween Korker Bows

In my opinion, nothing looks more adorable than a korker bow in a little girl’s hair, and at this time of year, Halloween – themed korker bows will make your little cutie even more adorable! They’re so easy to make that I can’t imagine why […]

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How to Make Korker Ribbon

Korker ribbon is awesome – it’s perfect for adding a little flare to everything from gift wrap to funky flip flops to custom hair bows. You can buy it pre-made, but it’s much more expensive that way. You’ll save a lot of money if you make korker ribbon […]

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25 Gluten Free Recipes (Roundup)

Even if you don’t have Celiac Disease, it’s possible that you have a gluten sensitivity, so lots of people (including myself) are trying to go gluten free for a while to see if it makes a difference in the way our bodies feel.  I know […]

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