8 Budget-Friendly Ways to Make it Through the Holidays

With autumn here and winter fast approaching, we move into the festive "holiday season"! For some though, this time of year is also wallet-draining, stress-inducing and all-around nerve-wracking! ...more

Christmas In My Heart

MrsTeeMrsTeeLoveLifeLaughter It was our very first year in Hawaii. I arrived that August and my Hubby had been working non-stop. Being a soldier wasn't easy and being a soldier's wife was a lot harder than I thought it would be....more

NaBloPoMo- 11/4/14 Holiday Memory

Tuesday, November 4What is your favorite holiday memory? (And yes, you can pick any holiday, including your birthday.)...more

Green Bean Casserole

The holidays are just around the corner and every Thanksgiving this is a prerequisite dish in our house – classic Green Bean Casserole, with a boost of flavor....more

Where To Get Challah for the Jewish New Year Based on Your Personality

Jews and even many non-Jews know one of the highlights of being a member of the “tribe” is the food. One of the staples at the dinner table on the Jewish Holidays is the bread, or challah. If you’re in New York and need to pick up a challah for your gathering, here are my picks for where to go depending on your personality. No matter which you choose, your host will think you’re a mensch (translation: person with admirable qualities)!...more

What We Did For Canada Day

Thank you so much to KT and Clint for spending this extra long weekend with me! It was jammed packed with lots of fun activities and yes, lots of eating of course (but we'll save the eating for a separate post!)What We Did For Canada Day 2014Warning: Contains lots of Canadiana!...more

I don't really do normal, and that's OK

Last week, one of my coworkers asked me what our plans were for the Fourth of July weekend. And it threw me a bit off guard....more

Traveling to a Different Country? Here is a List of Mistakes You Should Not Make

Each year millions of people travel to different countries other than their native ones to explore new culture, life and scenery. With the increase of foreign tourists, international travel became comparatively easier and hassle free. Here is a list of mistakes you should avoid while traveling to a different country....more

What's the Deal With "Steak And Blow Job Day"?

When I first heard about "Steak and Blow Job Day," I cracked up laughing. My husband of seven months insisted that this "holiday," celebrated on March 14, was a day for men to be treated special. He said that I had to cook him a steak and give him a blow job to show him my appreciation. Since these were two things I did regularly, I shrugged him off; what made March 14th any different? He then asked, "Well don't you want extra special things on Valentine's Day? Don't I get you flowers all the time?" I had to admit that he had a point, so I humored him and looked online for more information because I wasn't convinced he wasn't pulling my chain. ...more
This is hilarious. What makes it extra special is that March 14th is my brother's birthday. ...more