Sage: 46 Things To Do With Fresh Sage

Our sage bush is flourishing. I love cooking with fresh herbs and filling our freezer with garden fresh produce for the coming winter months. Sage is a wonderful addition to any herb garden for many reasons. Tonight we are having Sage Butter Biscuits, Sauteed Carrots, and Buttermilk Herb Chicken with fresh sage from the garden. These […]

Ethical Fashion, Sseko Designs, & an Opportunity for You

Are you a military spouse looking for remote work?

A few weeks ago Sseko Designs sent me a pair of Ribbon Sandals. I have been wearing them nearly every day since. They are extremely comfortable and versatile with any outfit. My 10-year-old has already put in a request for her own pair. As a military spouse, I’ve tried my hand at a few direct […]

Home for His Birthday!

Celebrating with Broken Cars and Good Food

Every time my husband is home for a holiday or birthday is a good day. This year we spent his birthday with him. Kind of. He spent most of the day with his head under the hood of a car. Why? Because they both chose to break at the same time. I thought days like […]

Overcoming Writer’s Block -12 Tips to Make Today Count

I’ve taken the jump into full-time freelance writing and social media management. Writer’s block is detrimental to my productivity. Time spent staring at the keyboard when I am paid by word hits the pocket book hard. Writer’s block is a normal frustration for any writer. Whether you are a student struggling with an assignment, a […]

12 Tips to Overcome Writer's Block

Mint – 7 Recipes & its Healing Properties

Mint is a hearty plant, growing in difficult climates and spreading quickly. This common plant has been used throughout history for various medical treatments. The desert climate of El Paso, TX can be harsh on plants, especially mid-summer. Our lavender and dill did not survive the heat, but our mint has thrived. In fact, we […]

Mint recipes and healing properties