What do you mean “clean your dog WITHOUT shampoo”? Why would you even want to do that? We’ve got a black Lab. Labrador Retrievers are supposed to have water resistant coats – because their job is to retrieve downed waterfowl for their hunter masters. Anyone who’s ever duck hunted knows that if you’re hunting ducks you’re on or near the water, and the chances of any duck you hit dropping… Continue Reading
SweetLeaf WaterDrops Natural Stevia Water Enhancer Review PLUS a giveaway! Are you getting enough water every day? Or protein? That’s a challenge for many of us and when the weather warms up, staying hydrated is essential. If you just can’t do plain old water or get bored drinking plain old water, you need a flavorful option that won’t upset your healthy eating plan.
Way back in November of 2015 I wrote about one of my favorite apps — Two Grand. It is the only app that I use every single day without fail. YouFood has been instrumental in my weight loss success because it helps me keep track of the elements in my lifestyle that affect my weight (and health): I can easily see what I’ve eaten (or not) in a day. This… Continue Reading
Mister asks me all the time to make him poached eggs. My answer is usually “No, Mister, I’m not making poached eggs this morning.” I stink at making poached eggs, you see, and since I’m not really what you call a “morning person,” starting my day out with an epic failure is not my idea of fun. I don’t need that kind of stress in my life, let me tell… Continue Reading
What is matcha tea? Matcha tea is a green tea that is unique to Japan and comes from the plant Camellia Sinensis. It has been used for hundreds of years in tea ceremonies. Matcha is the only form of tea in which the whole leaf is consumed rather than just brewing in water such as with loose leaf teas. Consuming the whole leaf means you also get more of the… Continue Reading
What is a WonderMix? The WonderMix is a deluxe kitchen tool brought to you by the makers of the amazing WonderMill. I got a chance to participate in the WonderMill Grain Mill Challenge a few years ago and it’s been one of my favorite kitchen tools! So when I got a chance to review the new WonderMix, I jumped on it. The WonderMix combines two of the most-used appliances in my… Continue Reading
Recently, I received a copy of Teresa Tapp’s Fit and Fabulous in 15 Minutes to review here on the blog. Fit and Fabulous in 15 Minutes also came with a bonus DVD – The Secret to a Flat Stomach (without situps)! That is definitely one secret I’m glad to know! Even though I am not trying to achieve some kind of supermodel perfection, getting rid of this pudge in… Continue Reading
If you cook, you know how important it is to keep food from sticking, right? Do you use parchment paper often? Does it just burn your cookies to buy something that’s just going to get tossed out? It does mine! I used to think parchment paper was just a frou-frou Martha Stewart thing, but then I tried baking on it and loved the non-stick qualities. I even reused it as… Continue Reading
What is Organic India Moringa leaf powder? Organic India Moringa leaf powder is made from the powdered leaves of the Moringa oleifera tree, which has a long history of traditional use. It is a nutritionally complex whole food rich in vitamins, minerals and amino acids. Moringa leaves have been eaten for thousands of years as a superfood nutritional supplement! In fact, it is often used to combat malnutrition… Continue Reading
Did you resolve to be more green in 2015? EcoJarz products are a great way to stick to that resolution. I recently received a lid and straw to review here on the blog AND I’m teaming up with some fellow bloggers to give away an awesome set of EcoJarz products. Keep reading to learn why I love them and how to enter the giveaway.