Bee Stings

What You Need to Know About Bee Stings

Bee stings are common during the summer months. But there are some things that should be considered if you or someone you love gets stung. The sting of a bee can cause medical problems. Many...
Kitchen Conversions

Helpful Kitchen Conversions

Since so many of us now use the Internet to find recipes and other information, we thought it might be useful to review some kitchen measurement values. While many recipes interchange measurement values from...
Why Positive Language is Powerful

Why Positive Language is Powerful

The way we speak to our children has a great influence in their development of self-esteem and confidence. What may seem like a harmless remark can be devastating to your child’s self-worth. It’s very...
Upcycling

Upcycling for Better Living

Upcycling is the term used to describe repurposing things so they can be used in a better or different way. In most cases, upcycling is a way to extend the life of an item,...
Common Cold

Treatments for the Common Cold

This time of year it is not uncommon to find your children or yourself dealing with the common cold. The good news is, colds can usually be treated at home and in most cases,...
Fireworks display during fourth of July with American flag and bald eagle

How Will You Celebrate the Fourth of July?

The traditional way to celebrate the fourth of July doesn’t require a lot of work or money. In fact, most people don’t even leave their own back yards. The grill and a little bit...
10 Things I Wish I’d Known As A New Mom

10 Things I Wish I’d Known As A New Mom

As a seasoned expert, new moms often ask for my advice on what to expect when the baby arrives. Most of the time, I reassure them and tell them to just call me if...