Health Benefits of Extra Virgin Olive Oil

A few years back I totally cut out most oils. We never deep fry anything as I can not stand the smell and usually use our hot air fryer. The odd baking recipe calls for oil, so I do keep a little on hand. But for the most part, I do all of my cookingContinue Reading …

5 Panty Hose Hacks that will Surprise you

Before we start, I must admit I have not worn panty hose in years. For some reason every time I do, I get a run and stopped buying them. However I do still have a few pairs of the knee highs in my drawer. They are great for the Spring and Fall evenings when youContinue Reading …

Ways to Stay Cool This Summer

Being a redhead I just can not handle the heat and sun. I spend a lot of the summer hiding under my big umbrella on the deck or looking for a shady spot. I love being outdoors, but not in the sun. I am always looking for ways to keep cool while still enjoying theContinue Reading …

7 Important Things You May Need in Your New Home

People move for a lot of reasons. The U.S. Census has collected moving data to get a better idea of where people are moving and why. One of the top reasons for moving is the need for a “better” home. In other words, a person’s current domicile didn’t meet their domestic needs. Of the roughlyContinue Reading …

How to Safely and Quickly Get Through the Border

Traveling from one country to another can be a lot of fun, however, everyone needs to worry about clearing customs at the borders.  This can be a time-consuming process for many, but if a person is prepared they will find themselves walking through in no time at all. Recently I flew and drove across withContinue Reading …

Effects of Parental Divorce on Young Adults

You may feel because your children are grown ups and making major life decisions, a parental divorce will hurt less. It doesn’t. Divorce is a tough situation for children regardless of their age. It can be just as draining and heartbreaking for young adults; the older they are, the bigger will be the shock becauseContinue Reading …

4 Tips for Saving Money While Moving

One of the things in life that may cause you a great deal of stress is moving. However, life is full of changes and may have you facing the need to relocate sooner than you think. You will want to do all you can to avoid overpaying for any move, and this means finding practicalContinue Reading …

Get your Lawn Ready for Summer

Canadian winters really do a number on our lawns! I was walking the yard this morning and noticed it was a real mess. Rocks, holes and patchy spots mixed in with mud is making me dread the Spring and all of the needed maintence. Clean up is going to be a long and slow processContinue Reading …