5 Ways to Cook a Turkey

In the United States, our Thanksgiving Day is just days away.  Traditionally, we gather with family and friends for a feast of thanksgiving, and the classic entree is turkey.  If you’ve ever hosted a Thanksgiving dinner, you know the pressure is on to place the perfect turkey on the table.  Since turkey isn’t something we’re {…Read More…}

How To Prevent Water Contamination at Home

Although municipalities and towns adhere to local and federal government guidelines, water contamination still occurs in our homes. Generally, city water is safe since the Environmental Protection Agency regulates it. Although most of it is not consumed, all of it undergoes treatment. However, note that the quality of the water varies from one home to {…Read More…}

Advent Calendar Shelf

I have teamed up with Home Depot to promote their Do-It-Herself Workshops.  The project I created was this cute holiday ornament display.  Workshops are held at the Home Depot so SIGN UP HERE to learn about the latest workshops and times. They make the most adorable crafts and they have fun projects you can do {…Read More…}

Crock Pot Sloppy Joes – Pizza Style

So my family isn’t huge Sloppy Joe fans, which is a bummer because it is a super quick and easy meal to make.  Sometimes quick and easy is all I have time for.  So I came upon this recipe from a special interest Betty Crocker publication from 2004.  I tweaked it to our liking and {…Read More…}