Outdoor Furniture 

If you plan to use your porch, patio, deck or lawn as outdoor living space you will need to purchase some outdoor furniture.  Outdoor furniture is available in numerous styles, materials and price ranges.  Inexpensive plastic furniture is available and so is higher priced furniture made of teak, wicker, and various types of wood and metal.    Furniture styles range from […]

The Glycemic Index

The glycemic index was developed to measure the effect of carbohydrates on blood glucose levels.  It ranks carbohydrates based on the different manner and times it takes for these carbohydrates to break down and be digested.  The index was developed by Dr. David J. Jenkins of the University of Toronto in 1981. Those carbohydrates which […]

Forget Excuses – Time To Get Rid Of Clutter

Many of us hold onto clutter and we have various excuses why we retain this stuff.  We know having too much stuff is a real problem.  Unwanted and unneeded stuff takes up lots of storage space that could be put to a better use.  We all have various reasons why we hold onto stuff. Some […]

Pregnancy Comes With Both Blessings And Curses

Being pregnant is one of the most amazing experiences a woman can have in life.  Becoming pregnant and having the ability to carry a developing person in your womb for the nine months while it develops into a fully functioning infant is one of life’s greatest miracles.  Women who have been blessed with the privilege […]

Home Based Business Ideas

If you are interested in becoming an entrepreneur here are a few home-based business ideas that are available. When you start looking for opportunities you may be surprised at what is available and you may gain some ideas from other businesses already in operation today. Keep in mind that when operating your own home-based business […]

Clear Clutter For A Cozy Home

Do you become stressed the minute you open the door into your home?  Do you waste precious time hunting for things like your car keys?  Do you spend extra money purchasing duplicate items because you cannot find the one you have at home? Here are a few tips that can help you control your clutter […]

Is It Possible To Stay Home With The Kids?

When you decide that you want to stay at home with the children the first thing that probably comes to mind is “can we afford it?  Your family is used to have two incomes on which to live.  Will your family be able to get along on only one income if you stop working? The […]

Declutter For Easier Spring Cleaning

You know its Spring when the weather turns warmer, the sun shines brighter, the trees begin showing their leaves and the early plants start to bloom.  For some folks, Spring means it’s time for a deep cleaning of their home.  Windows are washed, every corner of the home is washed, vacuumed, and polished, clothes in […]

Your Thoughts Can Become Reality

Either consciously or subconsciously we are always thinking about something.  Our thoughts from the past are responsible for where we are today. Unfortunately, most people think about things they do not want more than about things they want.  Whether it is something you want or don’t want you will get what you think about the […]

You Can Eat Peanut Butter And Lose Weight

Dieting to lose weight can become very boring in a short period of time.  This is especially true if you are limiting your diet menu to a few choices such as salads, plain vegetables and lean meat.  When you restrict your food choices you may not be getting enough of the vital nutrients and minerals […]