Posted by / 31 March 2017 /

Lettuce Wraps with Tuna and Avocado

Lettuce Wraps with Tuna and Avocado Lettuce Wraps with Tuna and Avocado

I have embraced a new sugar-free, dairy-free and gluten-free diet for the past 8 weeks. I have enjoyed a sixteen pound weight loss which is ...

Posted by / 30 March 2017 /

A Stolen Heart #ourgoodlifebooklist

A Stolen Heart #ourgoodlifebooklist A Stolen Heart #ourgoodlifebooklist

The first in a series, this historical fiction novel, A Stolen Heart by Amanda Cabot,  takes place in fictional Cimarron Creek, Texas.  Lydi...

Posted by / 29 March 2017 /

Truman and Wilson February #ChewyInfluencer

Truman and Wilson February #ChewyInfluencer Truman and Wilson February #ChewyInfluencer

Truman and Wilson love their morning walk with their dad, regardless of the weather.  They are the first ones up in the house, usually pulli...

Posted by / 28 March 2017 /

Color My World~Green #PBColorMyWorld

Color My World~Green #PBColorMyWorld Color My World~Green #PBColorMyWorld

What a perfect color to highlight in the month of March:   GREEN !  St. Patrick's Day, the color of the new grass in spring, all great r...

Posted by / 27 March 2017 /

The Martian #foodnflix

The Martian #foodnflix The Martian #foodnflix

I was so excited when Wendy from A Day in the Life on the Farm chose The Martian as our March movie for #FoodnFlix.  I read the book a few ...

Posted by / 26 March 2017 /

Ruby Red Mimosa #SundaySupper

Ruby Red Mimosa  #SundaySupper Ruby Red Mimosa #SundaySupper

We are celebrating all things citrus at #SundaySupper this week.  I love all citrus, especially lemon and grapefruit.  I am not a fan of the...

Posted by / 23 March 2017 /

It's Purple Martin Time!

It's Purple Martin Time! It's Purple Martin Time!

I can never think of this slogan without thinking about my sister, Tammi.  When she was in third grade, she wore a button in her school pict...

Posted by / 22 March 2017 /

Make Ahead Egg Muffins

Make Ahead Egg Muffins Make Ahead Egg Muffins

I love having eggs for my breakfast, but sometimes I just don't have the time to cook them fresh. This is when my Make Ahead Egg Muffins...

Posted by / 21 March 2017 /

Sandpiper Cove #ourgoodlifebooklist

Sandpiper Cove #ourgoodlifebooklist Sandpiper Cove #ourgoodlifebooklist

A charming Oregon seaside village, an ex-con gone good, a beautiful police chief with a sad history, all come together in this lovely romant...

Posted by / 18 March 2017 / ,

Sopa de calabaza mexicana #soupswappers

Sopa de calabaza mexicana #soupswappers Sopa de calabaza mexicana #soupswappers

Our Saturday Soup Swappers are headed south of the border with Mexican soups, perfect for your Cinco de Mayo party in May!  You will have t...

Posted by / 17 March 2017 /

Time to Plant the Salad Bowl!

Time to Plant the Salad Bowl! Time to Plant the Salad Bowl!

One of my favorite spring activities is to plant the Salad Bowl.  The Salad Bowl is a huge planter that I sow several kinds of lettuce, spin...

Posted by / 15 March 2017 /

Degas and the Paris Millinery Trade

Degas and the Paris Millinery Trade Degas and the Paris Millinery Trade

The St. Louis Art Museum has an exhibit on the works of Edgar Degas and his fascination with hats, the women who made them and the women w...

Posted by / 14 March 2017 /

Treasured Grace by Tracie Peterson

Treasured Grace by Tracie Peterson Treasured Grace by Tracie Peterson

Historical fiction is one of my favorite genres, a genre I head toward when I want a good meaty story, with enough information to make me fe...

Posted by / 13 March 2017 /

National Napping Day!

National Napping Day! National Napping Day!

Lately I have been thinking about stress and how to reduce it in my life.  I wrote about journaling here and how writing helps me relieve s...

Posted by / 08 March 2017 / ,

Copycat Campbell's Tomato Soup #UltimateRecipeChallenge

Copycat Campbell's Tomato Soup #UltimateRecipeChallenge Copycat Campbell's Tomato Soup #UltimateRecipeChallenge

I love tomatoes.  They are probably my favorite fruit/vegetables.  I just learned that I have an acidic stomach and tomatoes are on the no-n...

Posted by / 07 March 2017 /

How to Journal to Ease Stress

How to Journal to Ease Stress How to Journal to Ease Stress

We all experience everyday stressors from busy schedules to managing a household. We may work outside the house and can’t seem to juggle ou...

Posted by / 06 March 2017 /

Fried Cabbage #TasteCreations

Fried Cabbage #TasteCreations Fried Cabbage #TasteCreations

Top of the morning to all you lads and lassies! This is the month of all things Irish, and now I can include myself in that group!  I ...

Posted by / 01 March 2017 /

A Sentence A Day~ February

A Sentence A Day~ February A Sentence A Day~ February

It is hard for me to fathom that February is gone and that we are close to finishing up the first quarter of 2017.  The time isn't just ...



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