Posted by / 30 December 2016 /

Top Five for 2016

Top Five for 2016 Top Five for 2016

Our Good Life had a good year in 2016.  As I reflected on the work I did and what you, the readers of this blog liked, it seems that you are...

Posted by / 19 December 2016 /

Christmas is for the Dogs

Christmas is for the Dogs Christmas is for the Dogs

Truman is set for the holidays this year.  He loves the Christmas tree and sits by it every night.  He pushes over a pillow to make a comfy ...

Posted by / 09 December 2016 /

Sugarfree Cranberry Juice

Sugarfree Cranberry Juice Sugarfree Cranberry Juice

My daughter and I are a big fan of the Christmas cocktail called Poinsettia.  It is a simple cocktail of vodka, champagne, cranberry juice a...

Posted by / 08 December 2016 /

Show Me Your Christmas Tree~St. Charles

Show Me Your Christmas Tree~St. Charles Show Me Your Christmas Tree~St. Charles

This post is part of a series from the Missouri Women Bloggers called "Show Me Your Christmas Tree."  It is my privilege to host ...

Posted by / 05 December 2016 / ,

Fireball Bites #TasteCreations

Fireball Bites  #TasteCreations Fireball Bites #TasteCreations

For our December food, we selected sugar since we all love our holiday sweets!  Our bloggers have some tasty treats for you using real sugar...

Posted by / 02 December 2016 /

A Sentence A Day~ November

A Sentence A Day~ November A Sentence A Day~ November

When I learned about writing a sentence a day for journaling, I knew it was something I wanted to do.  I was right, because here I am today,...

Posted by / 30 November 2016 /

Project Beautiful's #PBColorOurWorld Brown

Project Beautiful's #PBColorOurWorld Brown Project Beautiful's #PBColorOurWorld Brown

Say hello to Project Beautiful, a group of bloggers who are fascinated by the world around them, including things such as gardening, nature,...

Posted by / 21 November 2016 /

Teamwork and Thanksgiving: Our Best Tips

Teamwork and Thanksgiving: Our Best Tips Teamwork and Thanksgiving: Our Best Tips

My mother has been organizing Thanksgiving dinners since 1958.  We were talking during her recent hospitalization about her memories of Than...

Posted by / 18 November 2016 /

Homemade Pumpkin Puree

Homemade Pumpkin Puree Homemade Pumpkin Puree

As much as I like my easy cooking, there are times when some things are just worth going the extra mile for.  One of these extra mile things...

Posted by / 17 November 2016 /

10 Reflections on my 58th Birthday

10 Reflections on my 58th Birthday 10 Reflections on my 58th Birthday

It's my 58th birthday today, and I am thinking about my life and all the lessons I have learned that have helped me grow into the person...

Posted by / 16 November 2016 /

Wine and Tea Poached Eggs #TastyParTEA

Wine and Tea Poached Eggs #TastyParTEA Wine and Tea Poached Eggs #TastyParTEA

A baker's dozen bloggers have come together to share different recipes that use tea during the month of November. Whether you're a f...

Posted by / 14 November 2016 /

The Final Secret Recipe Blog Post~Milk Poached Eggs

The Final Secret Recipe Blog Post~Milk Poached Eggs The Final Secret Recipe Blog Post~Milk Poached Eggs

It is with a heavy heart that I share with you that the Secret Recipe Club is coming to a close. I met some awesome food bloggers during th...



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