IFBC Conference Tips

The International Food Blogger Conference (IFBC) begins today in Seattle, Washington. It’s an exciting event full of tasty food – of course! With food bloggers and food writers from across the country – as well as around the world – there are lots of attendees ....more

Home Organization Project 37

Whew! That’s all there is to say. Since we began this weekly home organization project – clean out and reduce the amount of stuff accumulating in our home or move – at the beginning of the year, we’ve been needing to tackle this room ....more

Travel to IFBC

I’m leaving today for IFBC – The International Food Blogger Conference – in Seattle, Washington. It’s a very ‘foodie’ event full of food and friends! Here’s how to travel to IFBC and save ....more

Dinner with The Nurturer

To celebrate their milestone – 30 years of growing organic greens and goodness – Earthbound Farm is having a birthday party! To celebrate, they’ve come up with a...more

How to Add an Elastic Waist Band to Women’s Pants

Pay attention women’s clothing designers: this one’s for you. Have you ever dressed a little boy and envied the waistband on their pants or shorts? I have ....more

Home Organization Project 36

Every year, before school starts, we clean and sort through closets and clothes. This year, I decided to try something new. I told my kids we weren’t going to do it ....more

Early Summer Dinner Group

Is there anything better than having a fabulous dinner outside on a summer evening with friends? Nope – especially when it’s a pot-luck style dinner and it’s being hosted elsewhere. Dinner group – I adore you! ...more

Home Organization Project 35

Ever since we started this year-long process of organizing our home and getting rid of ‘stuff,’ I’ve been waiting to tackle this room. It’s been a mess for years! While we’ve talked about sorting through stuff and getting rid of items, out of sight means out of mind ....more

5 Simple Steps to a Healthier Lifestyle

Moving toward a healthier lifestyle is easy with these 5 simple steps. Thanks to Silk Soymilk for helping me share this with you. Living a healthy life doesn’t have to be difficult, take lots of time or cost money ....more

4 Reasons to Shop Without Coupons

Frugal living is usually equated with coupon clipping. People often ask about my ‘extreme couponing techniques.’ Truth is: I don’t have any. I’m not a coupon user because I don’t think spending money to save money is sustainable ....more