I like my house to smell nice. I like walking in the door and being welcomed by a pleasant smell. I use essential oils for the home to achieve this. It takes hard work because I have two dogs and they are very good at making everything smell like dog. The carpets, the sofa, and … Continue reading Essential Oils for the Home
Here in Canada, we had Thanksgiving earlier in the month. In the US it is coming up. As an American living in Canada, I feel I have the option to celebrate both. Since the divorce holiday meals have been a juggle. This year the Ex had the boys Saturday, girlfriends' families Sunday and my house … Continue reading Thanksgiving Recipe Ideas – Different and Delicious
Make your own Blueberry Balsamic Jam. Homemade Blueberry Jam is easy. I am not an expert canner. I married into a family of real experts and was very intimidated. My terrific sister-in-law gave me some lessons and now I can manage the very basics. When I was growing up my mother kept bees. Every month we … Continue reading Make Your Own Blueberry Balsamic Jam – Delicious!
Howard Restore a Finish Review This review is entirely my own opinion. I received no compensation of any kind. I am in the process of selling my house. I hope I am almost done! When you are selling you have to make your hose look its best by removing all evidence that you live there, … Continue reading Howard Restore a Finish Review. Refresh your woodwork!
I LOVE jewelry! but sometimes it doesn't cut it. It is also not easy or wise to travel with jewelry. Enter my collection of scarves. I also LOVE scarves. I am fortunate to have been given some beautiful ones and inherited a few very unique ones. When we travel we tend to have basic, solid … Continue reading How to wear scarves – silk, cotton, and velvet