10 Minutes In The Garden July 13, 2020

Observing the World Around Me It seems the older I get the more connected I become with the natural world around me. Even as a child I was happiest outdoors: in the water, up a tree, on a boat, or hiking. Our property is 11 acres of yard, ponds, woods, streams, located in the middle

Morning Glory Muffins

Yummy, healthy, and easy to freeze! Hearty Morning Glory Muffins Made with whole wheat flour, healthy ingredients, and smell like Heaven in the oven! Amount of servings may vary depending upon how big you like your muffins. 1/2 Cup raisins or chopped dried figs2 Cups whole wheat flour1 Cup packed brown sugar2 Tsp. baking soda2

Best Blush For Older Women: Cream Or Powder?

What's The Best Blush for Mature Skin? This post may contain affiliate links and I may earn a small commission when you click on the links at no additional cost to you. As an Amazon Affiliate I earn from qualifying purchases. Thank you! We all know that as we age our skin undergoes a lot

Magnetic Lashes For Women Over Fifty

How to Choose Natural Looking Magnetic Eyelashes Why Magnetic Lashes for Women Over Fifty? There will always be new trends in the beauty community, but it is true that trends fade. Magnetic lashes for women over fifty, on the other hand, are most likely here to stay! (Interestingly, the top beauty-related search for 2018 was

Hobart NY: Trip Notes From a NY State Book Village

A Mid-Winter Visit To Hobart Book Village It was only recently I learned that there is an actual NY state book village. Hobart NY is a tiny town in Delaware County, nestled in a rural agricultural region where small farms, mom and pop stores and local diners are the fabric of the community and surrounding

Copycat Starbucks Keto Pink Drink

Copycat Low Carb Pink Drink Recipe Going to a low carb diet, or a full-on Keto Diet lifestyle can help you lose weight, ramp up your energy level and increase your overall feeling of well being. But if you're a lover of sweets (like me), especially anything cold and creamy, the Starbucks Pink Drink is,

11 Valuable Benefits to Being An Airbnb Host

(If you're interested in becoming a host after you read this post, visit my referral link to get started!) How Does Airbnb Work For Hosts? With no background in hospitality, and no real expectations, we started hosting Airbnb guests 3 years ago. We found 11 valuable benefits to being an Airbnb host. 1. Earn Money

Eyelash Curlers For Women Over 50

Eyelash Curlers for Older Women: How To Choose? Eyelash curling has been a beauty staple for many decades! In their simplest form, eyelash curlers are a hand-held crimping tool with a rubber strip that you use to surround your upper eyelashes and squeeze until they curl. Sure, with the earlier eyelash curlers or crimpers, sometimes you might have

Murphy’s Oil Soap To Wash Your Dog?

Owning a dog comes with a lot of fun, lots of responsibility, one of which is bathing. You learn something every day, and recently I learned that using Murphy's Oil Soap to wash your dog is a super idea. Sometimes I forget just how intelligent my dog is. Watson is a smart, happy Germen Shepherd,

Spring on the Homestead…Let the Work Begin!

After a long, cold winter, it's so great to get outside and work in the yard. In our case, since it's just the two of us, "yard work" takes on a whole new meaning. We have a couple of acres of yard to manage, not something a lot of people our age would take on,

Aldi vs. Hannaford Grocery Store Price Comparison

My family has one shared experience over the holidays: sitting down over an amazing dinner together. We eat, we talk, we laugh, we share stories. The food is spectacular. Holiday meals are one area where I don't spend a lot of time being careful about my spending. This year, I decided to check out a

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Holiday Gift Ideas For The Guy Who Has Everything

GIFT IDEAS FOR THE HARD TO BUY FOR MEN IN YOUR LIFE! It can be hard to find just the right gift that blends thoughtful with cool. Here are some gift ideas for guaranteed to bring a smile to his face...they include fun, educational, and cool items for the hard to buy for man in