Recipe: Flavorful Fall Crockpot Quinoa with Veggies

Fall is here, and it’s time to break out the crockpot for stews and other hearty meals! Try this Recipe: Flavorful Fall Crockpot Quinoa with Veggies! Ingredients: 1-1/2 cups Quinoa 1 tsp olive oil 3 cups Broth (Chicken or Vegetable) 1 red pepper (diced) 1 can kidney beans (drained) 1 can sweet corn (half drained)…

Sipping Suggestions – Summer

The art of the cocktail is a renewed interest … summer is amongst us and the rooftop parties, boat rides, and cookout will start flooding your calendar! Photo Credit Here’s some tips on selecting the items to stock your cabinet to give you best range of quality beverages for you and your guests. Vodka: Vodka can…

Thrifty Things To Do This Memorial Day

Today is a day to honor and celebrate those armed service members who died in service. *moment of silence in their honor* Bringing comfort to those survived, and to bring people together, here are some thrifty things to do this Memorial Day: 1. Host a B-B-Q. See:Etiquette Laughs! Buy in bulk, invite a few friends…

Cookout Etiquette – Humor Post

Today there will be a plethora of home-based events, cookouts etc. Just spreading some humor and slightly-serious advice to keep the peace this holiday: Don’t pop your ar$e up at someone’s house unannounced/uninvited show some respect Ask permission, not forgiveness Entitlement might land you outside with a door closed in your face Everyone is not…

All Fizzle And No Pop?

Ever meet someone and you immediately feel sparks?! Fireworks?? Connection? Great conversation, things in common, great time(s) together… You get extremely excited and THEN you fast-forward and it’s a dud? … All fizzle and no pop? Hate when that happens So what about when you get mesmerized by the “representative” and then that facade starts…