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Mango Shrimp Ceviche Recipe | Healthy Holiday Recipes

Mango Shrimp Ceviche Recipe | Healthy Holiday Recipes

We’re having Christmas at my house so I feel the need to find healthy holiday recipes like this Mango Shrimp Ceviche recipe. I know that most people don’t think of Christmas as a time to enjoy healthy holiday recipes but it’s totally possible to make something that’s healthy that will also wow your guests. Stay […]

Christmas Scrapbook Ideas | Holiday Scrapbook Layout

Christmas Scrapbook Ideas | Holiday Scrapbook Layout

You may remember that last month, I organized my Halloween photos of the kids.  I’ve been working on some Christmas scrapbook ideas and a basic holiday scrapbook layout so I can deal with all the other photographs I have from when the kids were little. If I thought I had a bunch of Halloween photographs, […]

11 Easy Ways To Make Your Home Energy Efficient

11 Easy Ways To Make Your Home Energy Efficient

With the arrival of fall and winter comes the return of home heating bills. Rising fuel costs means finding easy ways to make your home energy efficient is even more important now than ever. We live in an old house that was built in 1865. As much as I love the character and charm of an old house, […]

Strawberry Protein Energy Smoothie | High Protein Energy Shake

Strawberry Protein Energy Smoothie | High Protein Energy Shake #GNCPlantProtein

It has officially started. One of the busiest times of the year is really here. November and December are my most stressful months.  My workload really increases. I have tons of holiday preparation to deal with. The rotten weather means more challenges driving, cleaning and dealing with life. My first impulse is to grab a […]

Benefits of Solar Power | Reducing your Carbon Footprint #WinSolar

Benefits of Solar Power | Reducing your Carbon Footprint

There are many benefits of solar power but reducing your carbon footprint is probably the one that stands out the most for me. Years ago, Marty and I looked into ways we could reduce our carbon footprint. We wanted to make choices that were lighter on our planet. We were concerned with how our choices […]

Rural Photography Tips | Easy to Use Action Camera

Rural Photography Tips | Easy to Use Action Camera

I don’t get to the city much. Who am I kidding? I avoid the city like the plague. I’m not the kind of photographer that takes pictures of skyscrapers or crowds of people. You’re much more likely to see me taking photographs of tractors, chickens and rural landscapes. That’s the kind of setting that I […]

Vegan Mexican Chocolate Pudding | Dairy Free Dessert

Vegan Mexican Chocolate Pudding | Dairy Free Desserts

This Vegan Mexican Chocolate Pudding is a dairy free dessert that everyone in the family will love! I don’t eat a lot of desserts but sometimes I just get a serious craving for chocolate. Since the holidays are right around the corner, I thought I would share this Vegan Mexican Chocolate Pudding recipe with you. Traditionally, […]

Oral Care for Cats | Healthy Food for Cats

Oral Care for Cats | Healthy Food for Cats

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Reducing Christmas Waste | How to Fix Christmas Lights

I love Christmas. I really do. It’s one of my favorite holidays. I love the Christmas carols. I love the tree. I love the presents and the food. There is only one thing that I don’t like about Christmas and that’s the waste.  I like to think that I’m a fairly green, eco-friendly person. I […]

Easy Thanksgiving Cards to Make | Stamping Ideas

Easy Thanksgiving Cards to Make | Stamping Ideas

Thanksgiving is only a few weeks away so it’s time to start thinking about easy Thanksgiving cards to make and come up with some fun stamping ideas. I love coming up with new ideas to make personalized cards. I think it is so much more  meaningful to receive a card that someone made just for […]