Create a Twinkling Night Blooming Garden with Flowers that Bloom at Night and Enchanted Lighting

Create a Twinkling Night Blooming Garden with Flowers that Bloom at Night and Enchanted Lighting

When spring arrives and the weather starts to warm, we look forward to spending more time outdoors. Evenings and warm summer nights can be so luxurious and we like to get the most out of those lovely temperate evenings. You can enjoy your day longer 

Farmhouse Country Kitchen Decor Inspiration

Farmhouse Country Kitchen Decor Inspiration

There is something about Farmhouse and Country Kitchen decor that makes your home so inviting. It says, “Come on in, relax and enjoy yourself.” I think that is one reason that it has stayed so popular. It creates a very homey atmosphere. To get the 

Swinging Bridge Restaurant in Paint Bank, Craig County, Virginia

Swinging Bridge Restaurant in Paint Bank, Craig County, Virginia

My husband and I had heard about the Swinging Bridge Restaurant in Paint Bank, Virginia for years and I really don’t know what took us so long to go there. It is definitely worth the drive through the mountains to get there. And you will 

Seriously the Best Banana Bread Recipe Ever + Gluten-free and Dairy-free options

Seriously the Best Banana Bread Recipe Ever + Gluten-free and Dairy-free options

Have you ever had a recipe that was so good and unequaled to any other so that you wanted to keep it to yourself as your secret recipe and not share it with anyone? That would be my Best Banana Bread recipe for me. It 

The Best Natural Deodorant for Women

The Best Natural Deodorant for Women

So What is the Very Best Natural Deodorant for Women that You Can Buy? I’ve been trying natural deodorants off and on for years. I’ve made my own and I’ve bought lots. Some kind of work, some worked but gave me a rash and only 

Self-Sufficient Living: Backyard Farming Book Review

Self-Sufficient Living: Backyard Farming Book Review

If you had to grow your own food, would you know what to do? With the uncertainty of the times, it seems that we could come to a place that survival knowledge could be important. We see that we cannot rely on society being open 

Gift Guide For Men & Father’s Day

Gift Guide For Men & Father’s Day

Some men are so difficult to buy for. What do you buy the man who has everything? Or worse–how about a man like my dad who literally doesn’t want things. I keep telling my husband that he needs to start a hobby so that the 

Aunt Winnie’s Western Dressing

Aunt Winnie’s Western Dressing

Growing up I was surrounded by great home cooks. My mother, my grandmother, and my Aunt Mimi all brought their A-game to family gatherings with salads, sides, and desserts, especially. I got this recipe from my grandma Pauline whose youngest sister was Winnigene, known to 

Easy DIY Intestinal Parasite Cleanse: For Adults, For Kids, Homemade, To Buy

Easy DIY Intestinal Parasite Cleanse: For Adults, For Kids, Homemade, To Buy

Natural Herbal Intestinal Parasite Cleanse for Children and Adults A DIY natural parasite cleanse is easy to make and not that bad to take. You will probably need to take a trip to your local natural food coop or herb and vitamin store to get 

Gift Guide for Women in 2021

Gift Guide for Women in 2021

Gift Guide for Women in 2021 So you want to get a special and unique gift for a lady in your life, but sometimes it’s difficult to come up with new ideas of presents she would appreciate. It’s really difficult to find a gift for 

Most Wished-for Gifts for a Teen Girl in 2021

Most Wished-for Gifts for a Teen Girl in 2021

I don’t know about you, but my teen girls were difficult to shop for. They wanted to shop for their own clothes, so that was out. They weren’t into their childhood toys, but not into adult woman gifts, either. So what do you get them?! 

Travel Blogging Blastoff Course Review

Travel Blogging Blastoff Course Review

Would you like to travel the world and make money doing it? Or maybe you want to stay local and share the best tourist spots in your city, state or country. You can make money doing that, too. The Travel Blogging Blastoff Course by Lifestyle and 

Why Piano Lessons Fail

Why Piano Lessons Fail

I believe learning piano is really good for almost everybody and science is even proving that. Learning music helps create connections in the brain, improves memory and communication skills, strengthens hand-eye coordination and has a myriad of other benefits, as well. Playing a musical instrument 

The Difference Between Clean, Dirty and Lazy Keto

The Difference Between Clean, Dirty and Lazy Keto

When I started the Keto way of eating, I felt a little overwhelmed by all there was to learn. I had so many questions about what to eat and how much, food replacements, sweeteners that don’t raise blood sugar, and what is the difference between 

How to Sleep with Someone Who Snores

How to Sleep with Someone Who Snores

According to John Hopkins Medicine, 25% of adults snore regularly and 45% snore occasionally. And if you have a partner who snores every night, you may be losing sleep like I have. So how do you sleep with someone who snores?       This article 

Simple Steps to Start a Blog

Simple Steps to Start a Blog

  Starting a blog from scratch can seem daunting, I know. And I will admit that there is a lot to learn. The cool thing about blogging, though, is that you can learn as you go. I suggest that you just jump in with both 

How to Make Easy Natural Skin Toner

How to Make Easy Natural Skin Toner

hen I was in my teens and early twenties, I had severe acne. Skin toners were an essential part of my twice-daily skincare routine, but there was nothing natural about it. After the acne went away and I became a busy and sleep-deprived mother of 

How to Remove Smoke Smell Caused by Your Fireplace, Woodstove or Cigarettes

How to Remove Smoke Smell Caused by Your Fireplace, Woodstove or Cigarettes

So, my dream of having a woodstove AND a fireplace came true with our 1970’s house in the woods. It was a fixer-upper of sorts and, for me, the worst part was all of the old house smells. I explain how I got rid of 

Unique Valentine and Anniversary Gifts for Him or Her

Unique Valentine and Anniversary Gifts for Him or Her

Do you ever feel like the big box chain stores carry almost the same things? Walking through the mall or skipping through each of the giant department stores, I find identical or similar merchandise in each. Like so many of us I go to the 

5 Easy Ways to Update Your Bedroom without Breaking the Bank

5 Easy Ways to Update Your Bedroom without Breaking the Bank

When I decorate my house I tend to focus on the areas that other people see the most–the living room, the family room, the kitchen, and the dining area. I tend to be a minimalist decorator in the master bedroom and bathrooms because I feel