Should you stay away from grocery store shelves for optimum health? We’re told by the medical experts that chronic disease is reaching epidemic proportions but at the same time we’re also told that most disease is preventable. Do we actually have the power through the choices we make to prevent ourselves from suffering from type […]

Does Your Neighbor Need Help at Home?

  Does your neighbor need a Helping Hand? The phrase “There’s no place like home,” has special meaning to some aging homeowners. No one wants to give up their comfort, privacy, and independence.   Many sit and suffer in silence unnecessarily while their quality of life diminishes quickly. What happens when older citizens cannot fend for […]

Caribbean Sweet Potato Salad Recipe

Salad: 3 large or 4 medium sweet potatoes ½ large red onion, diced 1 seedless cucumber, diced 3 or 4 ears fresh corn ½ cup chopped peanuts   Dressing: Juice of 2 fresh limes 3 Tablespoons olive oil 1 teaspoon dijon mustard ½ teaspoon curry 1 clove garlic, diced salt and pepper to taste Peel […]

You’ll Never Rinse Chicken Again!

Weren’t we all taught that we should rinse chicken before cooking?  Watch this short video to see why its better if you don’t wash chicken.   Granted, I think most of us are much neater in the kitchen, but its still disturbing.  

Easy Mexican Bean Salad Recipe

This is one of those salad recipes that is even better the second day. 2 15 ounce cans black beans, drained and rinsed. 1 15 ounce can garbanzo beans, drained and rinsed 1 red pepper, diced 1 yellow pepper, diced 1 green bell pepper, diced 1 red onion, diced 1 clove garlic, finely chopped 1 […]

Truly Tasteful Landscaping

When you think of growing food, what do you picture? Rows of corn? Perfect plots of cabbages and beans? Carrots and radishes lined up like soldiers? That’s a good start – but with a few adjustments, you can get a lot more creative with your gardening – and add beauty to your home as well.

Putting the Sizzle Back in Dining at Home

The Firetainment table has a wide array of cookware and recipes including a wok, a cast iron griddle, and much more. This is NOT your neighbor’s fire pit. It is a beautiful and interactively fun piece of furniture that you and your guests will enjoy for many years to come.

Organic Gardening Information

Check out these great tips on organic gardening at home!

Summer Fruits and Vegetables

The bounty of summer fruits and vegetables are so enjoyable during the summer months and we need them for their wonderful nutritional and hydrating qualities. We can eat them, drink them, and even apply them to our skin for good health and good looks.  Nature provides us just what we need, just when we need […]