• Appetizers,  Christmas,  Holidays,  Recipes

    Pine Cone Cheese Ball

    This Pine Cone Cheese Ball would make a beautiful hostess gift or a cute and delicious little something to give to neighbors for the Holiday season. Oh, and let’s not forgot it is also a great Game Day food as well! Your friends and family will be impressed as it looks like this took hours to make, but…… I’ll let y’all in on a little secret. This pine cone cheese ball is super simple to make and doesn’t take much time at all. We have seen this done with both the pecans as pictured and also with almonds. Both look beautiful. Make sure you toast the pecans or almonds, whichever…

  • Household Recipes,  Tips

    20 Amazing Uses For Baking Soda

    20 Amazing Uses For Baking Soda Did y’all know that Baking Soda can be used for so many more things than just keeping your refrigerator smelling nice and baking with? Ok, well honestly I did know but I had no idea there were so MANY different uses. We put together several of these to share with y’all. We would love to hear from y’all about how YOU use Baking Soda in your lives and households so jump on in here and leave us your comments. Make it a great day! Septic Care  Regular use of baking soda in your drains can help keep your septic system flowing freely. One cup…

  • younger clearer brighter skin at home
    Beauty,  Health,  Life After 50,  Tips

    Younger, Clearer, Brighter Skin At Home?? Yes!!

    Younger skin in the privacy of your own home? Yes Most every woman, and some men, that I know are looking for that little something that will make them look younger. As we get older our skin starts to lose some of its elasticity and becomes less moist and dewy than it had been. Many of us have even more damage from our time in the sun when we were younger. Oh, and let’s not forget about adult break-outs and age spots. Ugh!! Well here is a little trick to help you with all of those things and you probably already have what you need right in your refrigerator and…

  • Deodorants can be used for many things such as clammy hands, bug bites, pimples freshen your closet and smelly feet just to name a few.

    6 Alternative Uses For Deodorant

    6 Alternative Uses For Deodorant We scoured the web and have come up with 6 alternative uses for deodorant that can be extremely helpful. We don’t like to let things go to waste and will usually find some strange way to use things. It just so happens that these are very useful!! If you’re like us, you have at least 4 or 5 containers of deodorant tucked in places in your bathroom. Some we got as free samples in the mail, some were purchased and forgot, some we were able to get with coupons but really didn’t need and some we just plain didn’t like. Take a look at these…

  • Kids Homemade Halloween Costumes
    Halloween,  Holidays

    Kids Homemade Halloween Costumes

    Remember when we were young and we used to make or have help making our homemade Halloween costumes? I honestly can’t remember my Mama and Daddy ever going out and spending money at a store on a costume. (Especially not the kind of money they are charging these days for children’s costumes). Well with that in mind we came across some really cute kids’ costumes on allyou.com, that are easy to make with your children. We just love cute little children in Halloween costumes, so please send us pictures of your little ghosties and goblins, fairies, and princesses or maybe even one of the costume ideas we posted here. We…

  • Children,  Halloween

    Mummy Halloween Candy Holder

    Mummy Halloween Candy Holder tutorial. These little cuties will look perfect on your coffee table to serve up goodies or as candy cups on a table for a kids Halloween Party!! We originally got the directions and idea from Parents.com What You’ll Need 4-ounce plastic water bottle Utility knife Quart-size plastic container Small cotton balls Googly eyes Tacky glue Cheesecloth Scissors   Step 1 (Dad) For the mini mummy, use a utility knife to cut the top off a 4-ounce water bottle. For the larger mummy, use an empty quart-size plastic container. Step 2 Glue a cotton ball to the middle of the small bottle for the nose, then glue…

  • Homemade Mosquito Trap

    Homemade Mosquito Trap

    Homemade Mosquito Trap No one likes those flying vampires, the mosquito. Not only do they suck our blood but they also can carry diseases like the Zika virus. Now if you’re like me, you have gone to the store looking for a way to get rid of them or at least be able to cut back on them. They sell everything from bug zappers, sprays, baits, traps and even a vacuum. The common denominator of all of those are that they seem to be very expensive. I came across this Homemade Mosquito Trap several years back and have found that it actually does work. Now I’m not saying it’s going…

  • Do you spend your time and money coloring your hair to get rid of the gray? Now you may not have to. There may be a way to reverse gray hair. Gray Hair | Grey Hair | Aging | 50 Plus | Menopause | Life After 50 | #aging #grayhair
    Life After 50

    Is There A Way To Reverse Gray Hair?

    Is There A Way To Reverse Gray Hair? Possibly!! Do you have gray hair? Do you spend time and money coloring your hair to get rid of your gray? Perhaps you won’t have to any longer. I was flipping through some articles and found this very interesting one on the power of…………. Green Smoothies This article was originally posted on MindBodyGreen.com  and  was written by Jennifer Thompson and it raises some interesting points and possibilities. Now I know not all of you dislike your gray hair. There are many of you out there that completely embrace your gray hair and look absolutely beautiful with it. I, on the other hand,…