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Tips on Traveling with a Dirty Dog

Tips on Traveling with a Dirty Dog

We recently adopted a young rescue pup from Mexico with a ton of energy. Although Miss Abbey Rose is smart as a whip and still learning her manners, she has bursts of energy that just bubble over and must be released. This often means we…

Personalized Nutrition Through Persona

Personalized Nutrition Through Persona

 I received this product for free from Moms Meet (momsmeet.com) to use and post my honest opinions. Compensation for this post was provided and this page may contain affiliate links. I’m a busy gal and that means although I have the best intentions, I will…

Pumpkin Risotto

Pumpkin Risotto

Are you making pumpkin breads and pies for Thanksgiving and have a little left over pumpkin puree? This is the perfect rice dish to make with pumpkin! (more…)

GenX Gifts: Bringing Back Old School Fun with SuperImpulse Minis for the Holidays

GenX Gifts: Bringing Back Old School Fun with SuperImpulse Minis for the Holidays

I recently attended the Holiday of Play Virtual Toy Expo by Toy Insider seeking innovative educational STEM toys. I found plenty of STEM toys and activities for the holiday season, but also fell in LOVE with the retro themed toy minis from Super Impulse. If…

Simple Dal Recipe from Split Pigeon Peas

Simple Dal Recipe from Split Pigeon Peas

This easy dal recipe can be ready in about 30 minutes, but the longer you simmer this tasty soup, the smoother it becomes! Split pigeon peas are also known as Toor Dal, and have been enjoyed for least 3,500 years. The center of origin is…

Lime Cilantro Seared Ahi Bowl Recipe with Kevin’s Natural Foods

Lime Cilantro Seared Ahi Bowl Recipe with Kevin’s Natural Foods

What do you do when a friend calls you and says he has too much fresh Blue Fin Tuna from a fishing trip? You ask where they are so you can run down to the docks and get some! We eat fish as part of a pescatarian diet, but only when it’s super fresh and WOW, did we luck out! (more…)

Become the Boss – Reasons to Start a Business 

Become the Boss – Reasons to Start a Business 

Starting your own business may be a dream that you feel is close to becoming a reality. But there is risk involved. You stand to lose everything if things don’t go to plan. And you will need to spend many late nights with an open…

Sesame Ginger Broccoli Chick Pea Salad

Sesame Ginger Broccoli Chick Pea Salad

If you’re looking for a new and fun tasty broccoli recipe, this is it! Blanching broccoli will keep it crunchy, yet bright green. The addition of diced apricots lends a little sweetness to the ginger dressing with vinegar and sesame oil.  You can throw this…

2020 Advent Calendar Shopping Guide

2020 Advent Calendar Shopping Guide

2020 has been hard on all of us, and will continue to be challenging through out the holidays as we limit visits with loved ones. One way to brighten someone’s day from a far and on a daily basis is through the gift of an Advent Calendar! Advent calendars have come a long way from the little chocolate candy pop-out versions. Quality, high-end ones now offer little mini-daily gifts that will be treasured and/or used! Here’s a list of beautiful advent calendars that can be someone’s holiday gift, but over the course of 24 or 25 days. (more…)