5 Tips to Reduce Wasted Food in Your Kitchen

5 Tips to Reduce Wasted Food in Your Kitchen

During my childhood, I had a pastor had grown up in the Great Depression.  He often mentioned that his parents would have nothing on their plates at meal times.  When the children would ask why their parents had nothing to eat, the parents would tell them not to worry...
7 Tips to Make Your Home Smell First-Class

7 Tips to Make Your Home Smell First-Class

  After returning home from a long day of work or running errands, no one wants to smell a foul smell as they open their front door.   A house that has an unpleasant smell is not a pleasant place to live or visit.  On the other hand, a house with a pleasant scent is...
7 Healthy Foods to Keep in Your Freezer

7 Healthy Foods to Keep in Your Freezer

Are you short on time?  Your freezer is your friend in the kitchen. The freezer can save you time and money as well as keep you from wasting food.  Instead of filling your freezer with ice cream, chicken nuggets, and frozen hot pockets, fill it with healthy food that...
5 Tips to Beat the Winter Blues

5 Tips to Beat the Winter Blues

Do you feel as though winter will never end?  Are you tired of the snow, ice, and cold?  The winter of 2020-2021 has certainly been more than interesting, with extremely cold weather as far south as south Texas.  The northern part of the USA has received below...
7 Comforts in Stressful Times

7 Comforts in Stressful Times

2020 brought much uncertainty to our lives.  At present, 2021 seems to be a continuation of 2020.  When times are uncertain, it is easy to become discouraged and even paralyzed to the point of doing nothing.  We have the choice to be sad, angry or bitter, or to be...
How to Whiten Your Laundry without Bleach

How to Whiten Your Laundry without Bleach

Bleach is almost a staple in American homes.  Today I would like to share with you why it should not be a staple and what you can use instead when you do laundry. No one likes to have socks that used to be white or a blouse that looks as though it was white five years...