Food & Health:
Great Buys & Earnings
The coming year may be a difficult and contentious
one. Have courage: in the words of George Washington; "The thing that
sets the American Christian apart from all other people in the world; is
he will die on on his feet rather than live on his knees!"
From Fuller Brush
Divisional Director David Froshaug: What do you really know about our
national anthem? See
this inspirational reminder
of what our soldiers did so that we can live in a free country.
Here's a holiday treat: Cherry-Berry Low Fat Fake Cheesecake
Where does everyone go first thing in the morning and last thing at night? And a few times in between, too. Answer: one of the germiest place in the house!
Little did I imagine I was putting my home and my family into such danger. Please see the following video and be forewarned! Unexpected Fire Hazard in Your Home
Read about what it was like for veterans of WWII. D-DAY Firsthand by Hilda Graham
Veterans aren't a new thing in America, but across the ages since our country was formed; To The American Troops Before The Battle of Long Island given by George Washington.
Check out Fuller Brush's delicious recipe for Parmesan Garlic Roasted Potatoes.
"You can't use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have. " ~ Maya Angelou
Fuller Brush - Since 1906. Some things are just classic!
The hot days of summer are fading into autumn - daylight saving time changes, heat, humidity, a bad winter forecast for the North... before it's too late, try a Miami Sundae.
"Depression is merely anger without enthusiasm." - Steven Wright.
Will the lion ever lie down with the lamb, as predicted in the Bible? As we sink into the morass of pending elections and renewed war, lets revisit a piece written by the late Hilda Graham; Is There a Cure?
Did you ever wonder about wormy ketchup? Or other insect contamination in your food?
.You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face. - Eleanor Roosevelt
As an unofficial and probably unappreciated member of the grammar patrol, there's any number of things that annoy me almost daily, but I try to ignore all that I can. Am I mistaken? How about you? Let's see it - please comment!
I Wish You Mud Puddles & Dandelions
Next time you see a child with autism, hear that a friend or relative has a child diagnosed with it, or criticize someone who is hopelessly awkward socially or avoids speaking to you, think before you pity. They may be the next major world development waiting to happen.
Okra is a very healthy vegetable, but many people don't care for it. Here's a dish that has a lot of healthy ingredients and is delicious as well - Okra with Pasta.
This one is addictive - Play MahJongg online! Three varieties are available.
.Broccoli's a real star in the food line-up - a great source of vitamins A It contains a flavonoid that is reputedly anti-inflammatory and guards against allergies. Getting the family to like it is sometimes a problem. Try Broccoli with Shell Pasta, so delicious they may not even realize they are eating it!
.10 Reasons to Stop Eating Sugar by Lisa Richards of "The Candida Diet"
.Let's have your opinion about poverty and sharing food.
.Here's a myth about the origin of that old campfire song "On Top of Spaghetti" by Kelly.
.Here's a video demonstrations telling how to peel a whole head of garlic in 10 seconds - from Saveur Magazine! (Warning - uncouth language ahead by chef...)
.Watkins Vanilla is showcased on their strange but delicious recipe: Red Velvet Whoopie Pies.
.Ready for easy elegance? Try Tupperware's quick, refreshing Balsamic Cucumber Salad. It’s light, healthy and perfect for warm days.
.Saying of the day from Steven Wright: If you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain...
.Happy Memorial Day? I think not. How did you spend yours. Let's have your opinion on the subject.
Have a Breakfast Quickie! Here's a fast, easy and nutritious breakfast or snack.
Author Cynthia MacGregor is also a confirmed cook, and has in fact written several excellent cookbooks. This recipe is fast to make and will warm body and soul on these cold winter days. Spicy Cheddar Soup.
Water Leaks in Toilet Bowl: The toilet is the biggest consumer of water in the home; a toilet leak can waste up to 100 gallons of water a day leaving you with an astronomical water bill. You can test to see if you have a leak....
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