5 Amazing Escapes It's not Late to Have this Summer in UK

While summer inevitably heads to the end, you still have some sunny warm days left to plan an amazing escape till the school days start. Here are 5 amazing getaways in the UK you should consider!1. Cambridge...more

Too Hot To Cook? Try This Summer Salad!

Twenty years ago, my mom came to stay at my house for a month, to help after my second son was born. During that time, we cooked a lot, and collaborated on some new ideas....more

Sum It Up Saturday July 25 #SumItUpSaturday

Jolleen Ruizhttp://JustOneMommysOpinion.com...more


Escape the dog-days of summer this weekend with these Strawberry Frozen Yogurt Cubes....more

Cucumber Salad

Summer is the season for salad. This is one of my favorites! Lettuce doesn’t always need to be the center of attention. This Cucumber Salad is cool, refreshing and full of flavor. Fresh cucumbers, tomatoes, salty feta and a tangy Italian dressing make a wonderful salad. It’s the perfect start to any meal and takes no time at all to put together....more

3 Big Reasons to Rethink Wearing Flip Flops

Last month while shopping in Target, I witnessed a lady totally eat it. I helped her stand up and she said she had "slipped" on the floor. I saw the whole thing. Unless, she meant tripped when she said slipped and her flip flop when she said the floor, she lied like a rug. After I witnessed that little incident, I decided I would write a post on flip flops. ...more

The Work Revolt

Have you ever hit a wall, not sure if you should forge ahead or curl up under the covers and not come out for days?...more

On birthdays and brain mortgages

"How old are you going to be this year?""34?""34? Are you sure? How old am I again?""What year is it?"Yeah, those are snippets of actual conversations from around the Redden abode as my June birthday approached. Apparently we've lost all track of our middlin', non-milestone ages as of late....more

Grilled Summer Corn with Lime Butter & Cheese

Corn equals summer. It is certainly nostalgic for me. But when I was younger I usually ate corn that was boiled in a bath of salty water and then rubbed with warm butter and salt. These days I prefer my kernels grilled or charred for that extra depth…either on the grill on toasted over the stove top.This recipe is festive and adds spark for summer entertaining!...more

10 Summer Favorites in the Finger Lakes

For this month's 10 on the 10th (again, I'm sorry I missed last month!) I'm sharing some of my favorite things to do in the Finger Lakes in the Summertime! And since it is also Friday and I love sharing my Favorites on LifeInLeggings I'm also joining Heather's link up this week!Join in the link up below if you'd like!...more