I really hated our downstairs bathroom. The lady who re-did it before we moved in did a horrible job with the wallpaper. It was peeling, you could see the edges, they didn’t even come close to matching and it was just plain ugly. I also didn’t like the fixtures in our upstairs bathroom. They were […]
Archives for February 2010
Many of us spend a lot of time thinking about how to save the environment, but why do we neglect our environment where we spend most of our time?
Grapes (as many as you can get on sale) Wash and separate the grapes. Drain and put on cookie sheet. Freeze. Store in freezer bags. Give to older kids as frozen treats. Note: Do not thaw; grapes become mushy when thawed. From Dining on a Dime
Is your Holiday Stress Bubbling Over?
This reader comment was posted in response to the story "Improve Your Life Right Away — Get Dressed!" I can really relate to the truth in this week’s column. This has occurred to me twice. In 1993, we lost our newborn son due to an undetected birth defect. With no prep time of any […]
Do you want to be a stay at home mom? It is possible, but you have to be willing to make the choices that empower you to do it!
Are the kids driving you crazy? These easy and cool summer recipes will entertain the kids all summer. And happy kids means happy you!
Hello, Readers. As many of you know, I don’t often use coupons and I don’t usually recommend them because people often pay more in the end using coupons than simply buying a less expensive product. You may find, however that coupons have a place in your money saving plans and if you can make it […]
Sandra writes: I really hope you can help me. I am going crazy and, at the same time, I am hurting my 4 year old. My daughter turned 4 last month but here is the catch — She weighs 68 lbs. I know she is way over weight. That is what everybody keeps telling me, […]
Our Readers Weigh In On The Great Milk Crisis! Tina H Writes: Thank you for the milk article. I have been attempting to warn my friends for months. I work for the local government and periodically get to sit in on different meetings including dairy farmers, etc. What the average person doesn’t know is that […]
Elise from Kelowna, British Columbia writes: Hi Tawra and Jill, My husband and I are saving hard for a mortgage down-payment and we are trying to stick to a budget, but I don’t know what is an appropriate amount of money to allot for food per month. I try to get everything on sale and […]