Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Time for shaping up!

December 30, 2018
Filed under Health & Nutrition

Okay girls no more excuses. Get off your ass! Spring will be here before you know it, and what better Resolution? We are all going to become healthier, leaner, stronger, and smarter! If you can lose that extra weight you are going to feel great Let’s do it together You will feel less stressed You […]

Budget 101: Where to begin

December 30, 2018
Filed under Budgeting & Work from Home

Change always is difficult. You may have been saying to yourself “I’m not good with money” or “I don’t know what I’m doing”. Well, you’re wrong on both counts. Did you know that becoming financially savvy isn’t about the book knowledge so much as it is about your nature? Most of us have the basics […]

Cabin fever kids

December 30, 2018
Filed under Tip of the Day

Looking for something to entertain the kids when it’s raining or too cold to go outside? Crafts can keep kids busy for hours- and best of all, can be educational. There are crafts you can make with kids of all age groups, from preschoolers through grade school. Clear your kitchen table off and gather some […]

Reinventing Yourself

December 30, 2018
Filed under Darla's Blog

As housewives we have left our careers behind to raise our family. And that is the most important job we could ever have. But what happens when the children leave the nest? I am at the age when I have a lot of my girlfriends who have older children going off to college. What happens […]

Darla’s Schedule

December 30, 2018
Filed under Cleaning & Organization

Every Day Make the bed as soon as you wake up. Wash up—do your make-up, throw on some jeans and a tee. Wipe down the bathroom counter when you leave the bathroom in the morning. Wipe mirrors, my kids always spit toothpaste onto them, I keep Windex wipes under the sink. Do a load of […]

Cooking Tips

December 30, 2018
Filed under Recipes & Cooking

* Never cook on High! And then you won’t burn everything * Don’t use Teflon pans, they can cause cancer * Always grease the bottom of your pan with oil or butter * Yes, you do need to preheat the oven * You do need to wait for the water to boil * Use your […]

How to get your husbands to help around the house

December 30, 2018
Filed under Marriage & Family

Besides doing everything that is listed in the article 10 ways to make your husband king of his castle, I have one more very big tip that most women do not know about. But I will share with you as long as you are prepared to be surprised. Your husband will start doing what you […]

Give up shopping

December 30, 2018
Filed under Beauty & Fashion

What do you think? Can you give up shopping for a year? No? Me either. How about 6 months or even one month? To me it seems impossible. Sad, I know, but there is something about the thrill of finding a new top that is flattering and fun that just keeps me hunting down the […]

What Are Your Goals?

December 30, 2018
Filed under Chore of the Day

As we begin 2018 and we vow to do better with our finances, it’s important to get goals organized.  This week, take the time to write down your goals.   Make sure that you have the following items listed, if you do not have provisions made:  wills, life insurance policies, durable powers of attorney, and healthcare […]

Hoppin’ John

December 30, 2018
Filed under Recipe of the Day

by Sonya Cardiff Fry 1 or 2 slices of bacon (or you can use olive oil) Dice a bell pepper (any color), a medium onion, and 1-2 celery stalks. Saute in the oil/bacon grease until veggies are beginning to brown. Toss in a couple of cloves of minced garlic. 2 cans of black-eyed peas or […]

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