Growing the Garden and Preserving the Harvest

Growing the Garden and Preserving the Harvest

Growing the Garden and Preserving the Harvest

Don’t be shellfish… Alright, I’ve gone and done it now.  What’s “it” you ask?  I committed to a community garden!  I think it’s going to be a ton of fun. And super awesome.  Of course, the idea is still somewhat new, but we’ve always had gardens.  Unfortunately, in my current place, there is just absolutely […]

Elliptical machine

My Fantastic Fitness Voyage

Elliptical machine

Don’t be shellfish… I am making another go with getting fit.  I have said this for a while now, but this time, I’m going to do it.  For reals.  I really don’t know why it’s taking me sooo ling to get back into it.  I can use the excuse that it’s been cold outside, which […]

Closetmaid Closet Solutions organizing

Getting Organized with ClosetMaid

Closetmaid Closet Solutions organizing

Don’t be shellfish… I am a bit of a messy person.  I may or may not have mentioned this before, I really can’t remember.  Anyway, my mess issues are three or four-fold.  I’m a bit of a packrat, you see.  I can’t bear to throw anything away, always believing that it’s going to be the […]

Bruce Springsteen

Let’s Go See A Show – in the UK!

Bruce Springsteen

Don’t be shellfish… In a former life, I used to travel quite a bit.  Granted, it was mostly for work, but that still counts, right?  One of my favorite things to do when in a strange town was to spend an evening painting said town red.  A nice evening out for me would consist of […]

Easy ways to protect yourself from thieves

Easy Ways to Deter Thieves

Easy ways to protect yourself from thieves

Don’t be shellfish… I live in what would be the equivalent of Mayberry, were Mayberry a mid-sized city.  There is no six degrees of separation, and everyone knows one another.  And if you don’t know them directly, you can be sure that you’re no more than two degrees of separation.  As such, we have a […]

Healthy Choice frozen dinners

Healthy Choice Makes for Easy Meals

Healthy Choice frozen dinners

Don’t be shellfish… All the single ladies…all the single ladies.  All the single ladies…eat frozen meals.  Is that a Beyonce roll, rather than a Rick-roll?  Anyway…Now that I have successfully gotten that song stuck in your head, let’s talk about dinner.  Or lunch, as the case may be.  As a very busy single lady, sometimes […]

Great Flower choices for Easter & Spring

The Perfect Easter Flowers – A Guide

Great Flower choices for Easter & Spring

Don’t be shellfish… Easter is the perfect time to surprise a loved one with a beautiful bouquet, thanks to the fact that it heralds the arrival of spring and the wonderful flowers it brings with it. If you're thinking about doing just that, read our guide for some inspiration when it comes to the particular […]

Skiing

My Real Trip to Ski Resorts

Skiing

Don’t be shellfish… When I was in my teens, I could see it – me, in my fancy fur-edged parka, slim pants, and cool boots, swooshing down a hillside, going a million miles an hour.  I would ride up the side of the mountain in the open chair lift, cute boy at my side… I […]