Remember the wonderful smells of onions frying, eggs cooking, and gravy on the stove along with biscuits in the oven coming from Grandma’s kitchen? What wonderful childhood memories… those heavy black iron skillets that Grandma ...
It’s cliché but it’s true, prevention is the best cure. Making sure your kids are healthy and are in tip-top shape for school is of utmost importance. The common cold is something that can be ...
If you are looking for entertaining bath toys for your kids, look no further than your own home. You can make inexpensive bathtub toys easily from everyday objects. Here are some ideas. 1. Sailboats Here’s ...
2 oz. Echinacea root 1 oz. Yellow Dock root 1 oz. Golden Seal root 1/2 oz. Ginseng root Powder herbs and mix together. Put into size 00 capsules and take 2 capsules 3 times a day ...
Growing herbs or buying them fresh is a healthful and tasty way to use these plants. But harvesting and storing them at the correct times and using the best methods is important for success. Here ...
Most people start out as picky eaters. The flavors of various foods are both exciting and frightening to feel on our tongue. But also, children have a natural ability to know when to eat, and when not to eat. If we force small children to eat more than they want, and to eat foods they […]
This is low-fat, low-calorie, healthy and absolutely YUMMY! Ingredients 1 banana 1/2 cup silken tofu 1/2 cup soymilk 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder 1 tablespoon honey Preparation Slice banana and freeze until firm. Blend tofu, soymilk, cocoa and honey in a blender until smooth. With the motor running, add the banana slices through the hole […]
Getting inside the mind of the burglar is the best form of crime prevention. If you keep these aspects in mind when planning home security, you will be able to make the right choices, identify the weak points and therefore secure and strengthen them. The more you know about the way in which intruders and […]
Fruity Parfaits This treat uses non-fat yogurt for it’s creamy texture. Ingredients 2 8-ounce containers (2 cups) nonfat peach yogurt 1/2 pint fresh raspberries, (about 1 1/4 cups) 1 1/2 cups fresh, frozen or canned pineapple chunks (or fresh blueberries, strawberries, etc.) Directions Divide and layer yogurt, raspberries and pineapple into 4 glasses. (Makes 4 […]
It’s happened to us all: you miss your lunch even though you know you are going to the gym later, but you don’t have time to eat so you just grab what you can and go. Not eating a substantial meal before a workout is not only unhealthy, it also leads to dizziness and fatigue […]
Camping cooking doesn’t have to be hard if you learn how to keep everything simple. Consider having one pot (or pan) meals that can be made over a campfire, on a grill or even in a slow cooker if you have access to electricity. The more simple the preparation is, the less time you have […]
Serves between 5 – 6 Ingredients: 2 lbs bay scallops 3 cloves garlic, finely minced 1 cup fresh parsley, finely chopped 1 cup fresh breadcrumbs 1 onion, finely chopped 2 cups mushrooms, cleaned and thinly sliced ¼ + 1/4 cup butter Instructions: Preheat oven to 450° Fahrenheit and lightly grease a 9x13inch baking dish. Melt […]
It never fails. You find a recipe you’d love to try, but the portions are too big or you buy so many groceries, the two of you couldn’t possibly eat them all. Outside of inviting the whole neighborhood over to eat, here are some handy tips for cooking for two. Have a Plan Planning isn’t […]