Eating Well, Living Better – Isn’t That What Everyone Wants?!

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Eating Well, Living Better: The Grassroots Gourmet Guide to Good Health and Great Food By: Dr. Michael Fenster Everyone loves to eat. And everyone wants to be healthy. But how do we navigate between today’s extremes—between those offering us gastronomic gluttony and the siren song of convenient junk food and those preaching salvation only through [...]

Totally Cool Nails – For Kids

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Every little princess loves nail polish and my 6 1/2 year old daughter is no exception. She absolutely LOVES polishing her nails. She always begs me to let her use my computer so she can get on Pinterest and check out fancy nail art. Luckily, we found Totally Cool Nails: 50 Fun and Easy Nail [...]

3 Non-Food Easter Gift Ideas For Kids

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Looking for something to stuff the Easter baskets with that won’t give kids a sugar high and rot their teeth out? We’ve got a few ideas to help! You’re welcome. Idea #1: BOOKS First off, just out this month is Cynthia Bardes latest children’s book, Pansy in Paris: A Mystery at the Museum My kids [...]

New Baby? Five Tips To Feng Shui Your Nursery!

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I’m not due until mid May, but I’m definitely nesting right now! I’m trying to figure out how I’m going to store my cloth diapers this time, what’s the best laundry detergent for baby clothes (which I will post about soon) and how to get organized before I’m too fat and tired to do anything! [...]

Cookbooks You Need For The Holidays And Tips To Stay Healthy

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Hey all you domestic little home makers! I put together a list of my fav new holiday cookbooks that you will want to check out before you start making your menu for Thanksgiving. European Cookies for Every Occasion Allright first of all, I love cookies. That said, it would be hard to find me a [...]

5 Must-Haves For Surviving The Fall & Winter Season

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I’ve finally accepted that Summer is over and Fall is here. Yup, I literally had to wait until I had bare trees in my yard to accept this whole “autumn” thing. It’s my least favorite time of year (except for the one week that the fall foliage is gorgeous here in New Hampshire). For me, [...]

Good Reads: Books To Read This Summer

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Books We’re Reading This Summer The Art of Cake Pops: 75 Dangerously Delicious Designs Copykat.com’s Dining Out At Home Cookbook 2: More Recipes for the Most Delicious Dishes from America’s Most Popular Restaurants The No-Cook No-Bake Cookbook: 101 Delicious Recipes for When It’s Too Hot to Cook The No-Cry Potty Training Solution: Gentle Ways to [...]

Eco-Friendly & Affordable Kitchen Products

Earth Day is quickly approaching (April 22nd) so there has been a lot of buzz about “green” products lately. Yesterday we discussed 10 All Natural Beauty Must-Haves for women. Eco-living on undeniably on an upward trend. Nearly 54% of today’s consumers are gravitating towards eating organic, chemical-free food. (Pinterest infographics must be to blame!) It’s [...]

Interview with Hollis Wilder, Celebrity Chef and Author of Savory Bites

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We interviewed Celebrity Chef, Food Network Champion Hollis Wilder who recently authored the new book Savory Bites: Meals You Can Make in Your Cupcake Pan that will be released this Saturday – April 6th! I can’t wait to see her new book because I’ve heard of making cool recipes in cupcake pans but I haven’t [...]

Create More Room for Storage this Spring

Tips for How To Create More Room For Storage

If the old saying that you can “never be too rich or too thin” were re-written for a home, it would say you can never have too much storage. Time and time again, houses are short on precious space to hold all our belongings. So, while you’re decluttering this spring, why not take a look [...]