Chalking and Shopping

I love football season, but not for the reason you may think. A Saturday afternoon Buckeye game usually means fewer shoppers in the stores. This weekend I  pulled up to the Easton Town Center to find this… The annual Chalk Block brought out sightseers and shoppers. I hate dealing with crowds, but I quickly cheered up once I saw…

Lazy Weekend Dinner-Southwestern Great Northern Beans

In the Fall and Winter, I pull out the crockpot and let it do the work for me. One of my favorite and easiest dishes is Southwestern Great Northern Beans. This is a hearty meal and takes just a few minutes to prep. Here are the ingredients: Diced onions Bell peppers. You can use any…

Great Looking Skin for Cheap

I have a beauty trick that I’ve been using for years. It’s leaves my skin hydrated, healthy, and vibrant. I’ve compared it with high-end masks, scrubs, and peels, and it’s just as good for a whole heck of a lot less money. What’s this fabulous beauty product? Montagne Jeunesse aka 7th Heaven face masks. I’m sure you’ve seen these…

Birthday Blessings

Yeah! It’s my birthday. For many years, birthdays made me sad. I didn’t like the thought of getting older. It scared me. I wanted to be young forever. But then it happened, I became one of those older people. The phrase, “She’s no spring chicken” was used to describe me.  It hurt. Inching toward middle…

Color Me Calm

I’m jumping on the bandwagon late…but I’m finally on it. A few weeks ago, I learned about grown folks who like to color. Apparently, it’s a popular trend sweeping the nation. Coloring is calming to many people. It helps them unwind and release stress. I could use a stress reliever, so I picked up this Creative Haven Floral…